Suchart Chairsuvaparb was Thailand's dominant sprinter for over a decade. His first international appearance was in the Asian Championships 1973, winning silver medals both in the 100 m and the short relay. In the Asian Games 1974 he won a bronze medal in 100 m and was a member of the winning Thai team in 4Ã100 m. His results in the Olympic Games 1976 was a little disappointing, he was not able to advance from his first round heat. In the Asian Games 1978 he had his major breakthrough, winning two gold medals, 100 m and as a member of the 4Ã100 m team. He continued his winning streak in 100 m by winning the Asian Championships 1979, 1981 and 1983, and represented Thailand at the first World Athletic Championships 1983. Suchart Chairsuvaparb was selceted on the Asian World Cup team in 3 occations, 1977, 1979 and 1981.
Personal Best: 100 â 10.44 (1978).