Thailand Marathon


 

 



Standard Chartered Run
( 29 October 2005 )

The "Standard Chartered Run" is a new exciting charity running event that will take place between two beautiful Bangkok parks - right in the heart of the city. There will be two distinct running events as part of the "Standard Chartered Run". The "Standard Chartered 3 Km" run is a pairs race where one sighted runner participates with a visually impaired or blindfolded sighted partner. The "Standard Chartered 11 Km" is an individual performance/fun run.

100% of your entry fee will be donated by the race to the Thai Red Cross Eye Bank to support Standard Chartered Bank's "Seeing Is Believing" Campaign.
 

HOW TO REGISTER:


1. Online - Credit card payment. Closed

Remark Online Registration will be active only until 15 October 05.

2. By Mail - Send your completed entry form to the address below. You will receive an entry confirmation by e-mail. Please include a cheque or bank deposit receipt (no cash by mail please). Bank deposit account details are:

Standard Chartered Nakornthon Bank
Account No.: 0002788636
Branch: Sathorn Main Branch
Account Name: Kiti Heosontaty and Charvalit Kosiyakul
Mail to: Standard Chartered Run, c/o IMG Bangkok Co. Ltd.,
17/3 Metinivej, Sukhumvit 24 Rd., Klongton, Klongtoey, Bangkok 10110

3. In Person

  • Registration and payment can be facilitated at any Standard Chartered Nakornthon Bank in Bangkok area. You will receive an entry confirmation by e.mail. Please save your bank deposit receipt.

    Please see either the race or bank web sites for a complete listing of Standard Chartered Nakornthon Bank branches.
  • Bringing your completed form and cash to one of the addresses below (during office hours):

    ChampionChip® Thailand Office
    109 CCT Bldg., 5th Floor, Surawong Road, Bangkok 10500. Tel: 02 235 2931
    or

    Standard Chartered Run, c/o IMG
    17/3 Metinivej, Sukhumvit 24, Klongton, Klongtoey, Bangkok 10110. Tel: 02 661 0322 Ext. 12-13
  • Via our "on the spot" entry programme which will see promotional staff at different parks/races and venues around Bangkok in the weeks leading up to the event. Check our web site for a detailed schedule. Cash only.
  • At Lumphini Park on October 28, 2005, the day before (8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.) and the day of the race (prior to 5:00 a.m.). Cash only.
  • Address for mail in and in-person registration:
    Standard Chartered Run, c/o IMG, 17/3 Metinivej, Sukhumvit 24 Rd., Klongton, Klongtoey, Bangkok 10110, Thailand


Race Details:

 
  • Course:
    The start & finish area for both races is in Lumphini Park with the "11 Km Standard Charted Run" leaving the park on a delightful course that features the lake at Benjakiti Park and other special challenges such as bridges and stairs. See Course Map
  • Start & Finish Line:
    Lumpini Park, Bangkok (See the map)
 
  • Distance:

    3 Km Standard Chartered Run
    - Two runners form a team and are joined together at one wrist with a band for the 3 Km circuit around Lumphini Park. Each team must feature a sighted runner and a blind runner OR two sighted runners, where one runner wears a blindfold. Regardless of selected option, one runner in each pair must wear the race provided blindfold for the entire race. Open to a maximum of 500 pairs.

    11 Km Standard Chartered Run
    - An individual road race on a spectacular course that features two parks (Lumphini and Benjakiti), two lakes, semi-closed roads, “steep step challenges”, bridges and more. Open to a maximum of 2,000 individual runners.
  • Entry Fee
    Baht 500.- per pair for the 3 Km Standard Chartered Run
    Baht 300.- per runner for the 11 Km Standard Chartered Run
  • Start Time:
    3 Km Standard Chartered Run Start Time: 6:30 a.m.
    11 Km Standard Chartered Run Start Time: 6:45 a.m.
  • Categories

     
    3 Km Standard Chartered Run
    11 Km Standard Chartered Run
    Open Category
    Male Pair
    Female Pair
    Mixed Pair
    Male
    Female
    Juniors
    (Under 16 years old on October 29, 2005)
    Male Pair
    Female Pair
    Mixed Pair

    Minimum age is 9 years

    Male
    Female


    Minimum age is 12 years

    Senior
    (Over 40 years old on October 29, 2005)
    Male Pair
    Female Pair
    Mixed Pair
    Male
    Female
    Family
    Any combination of father, mother, brother, sister. Must include at least one parent. Child must be under 16 years of age on race day.
    Minimum age is 8 years.
    Combined time for a family of two (Any combination of father, mother, brother, sister. Must include at least one parent). Child must be under 18 years of age on race day. Minimum age is 12 years.
    Corporate Team
    Combined time of two current employees (can be male, female or mixed) of a company or government department.
    Combined time of two current employees (can be male, female or mixed) of a company or government department.
  • Prize Money:
    The 3 Km Standard Chartered Run Total Prize Money = Baht 251,000.-
    The 11 Km Standard Chartered Run Total Prize Money = Baht 549,000.-
  • Goody Bag and Race Number Collection:
    Please save and print the official e-mail confirmation that we will send you on receipt of your entry. This confirmation must be used to collect your goody bag and race number from the race registration marquee at Lumphini Park which will be open at the following times:

    October 28, 2005 - Lumphini Park 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    October 29, 2005 - Lumphini Park 4:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.

    * To avoid crowding and long wait times on race day, please try to collect your goody bag on October 28 *

  • Parking:
    There is only limited parking available at Lumphini Park. Ample parking will be available at BEC Tero Hall opposite Lumphini Park.

  • Race FAQs:
    Please click Here
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