Title Comité Olímpico Guatemalteco
Address 10 calle 10-28 Zona 9
33102 Guatemala City

Phone +502 2223 9500
Fax +502 2223 9510
President Mr Gerardo René AGUIRRE OESTMANN
Secretary General Mr Juan Carlo SAGASTUME BENDAÑA
Recognition Date 01 January 1947

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Women battle for -49kg Taekwondo bronze
London 2012 - Thailand's Chanatip Sonkham claims women's -49kg Taekwondo bronze over repechage winner Elizabeth Zamora Gordillo of Guatemala. In the other third-place play-off Croatia's Lucija Zaninovic prevailed when she beat Mexican Jannet Alegria Pena on golden score.
IOC battle for -49kg Taekwondo bronze&via=olympics
Kick blocks kick
London 2012 - Chanatip Sonkham of Thailand uses her foot and arm to effectively block Guatemala’s Elizabeth Zamora, holding her scoreless and earning a bronze medal in women’s -49kg taekwondo on August 8, 2012 at ExCel.
IOC/John Huet blocks kick&via=olympics
Simultaneous high kicks
London 2012 - Thailand’s Chanatip Sonkham and Elizabeth Zamora of Guatemala each attempt high kick attacks at the same moment during bronze medal action in women’s -49kg taekwondo on 8 August, 2012 in ExCel arena.
IOC/John Huet high kicks&via=olympics
Tango or Taekwondo?
London 2012 - Chanatip Sonkham (in blue) blocks an attempted heel kick from Elizabeth Zamora of Guatemala and wins a bronze medal for Thailand in women’s -49kg taekwondo on 8 August, 2012.
IOC/John Huet or Taekwondo?&via=olympics
Sonkham (THA) blocks Zamora (GUA)
London 2012 - Thailand’s Chanatip Sonkham (in blue) holds Elizabeth Zamora of Guatemala scoreless in their match A battle for bronze in women’s taekwondo -49kg division on 8 August, 2012.
IOC/John Huet (THA) blocks Zamora (GUA)&via=olympics
Zamora sent spinning
London 2012 - A swift scoring kick from Thailand’s Chanatip Sonkham sends Elizabeth Zamora’s helmet spinning during bronze medal A action in women’s taekwondo -49kg on 8 August, 2012.
IOC/John Huet sent spinning&via=olympics
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