Thailand's weightlifting boss Bussaba Yodbangtoey has been given the highest recognition for any woman in sport, the IOC Women and Sport Trophy Award for 2013.
The award is an acknowledgement of Bussaba's great contributions to the promotion of women in weightlifting.
Following the recommendation of the International Weightlifting Federation, the IOC Women and Sport Commission selected Bussaba to be the recipient of the highly prestigious award. She will receive the trophy at a ceremony in Lausanne on July 1.
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