Thailand Marathon


 

 



The 7th Thai Health Songkhla International Marathon

August 28, 2005

The annual running event held in every August in the south of Thailand is still an attraction for runners from other areas in Thailand as well as from our neighbour countries. The event has been held for 6 times already and for this latest version, it looks very promising.

The race comprises of wheelchair/marathon (42.195 km), half marathon (21.1 km), quarter marathon (10.5 km), and fun run (4 km).

Race Details:
 
  • Course: Officially sanctioned by Asian Amateur Athletic Association - AAAA and Amateur Athletic Association of Thailand - AAAT (See Course Map)

  • Start & Finish Line: At the Statue of Krom Luang Chumporn

  • Distance:
    Marathon / Wheelchair Marathon - 42.195 km.
    Half Marathon - 21.100 km.
    Quarter Marathon - 10.500 km.
    Fun Run - 4.000 km.

  • Start Time (Time Limit):
    Marathon - 04:00 a.m. (6 hours)
    Wheelchair Marathon - 03:45 a.m. (6 hours)
    Half Marathon - 05:45 a.m. (3 hours)
    Quarter Marathon - 06:00 a.m. (1.5 hours)
    Fun Run - 06:10 a.m. (30 minutes)

  • Admission:
    Marathon - from 03:00-03:30 a.m.
    Wheelchair Marathon - from 03:00-03:30 a.m.
    Half Marathon - from 03:30-04:30 a.m.
    Quarter Marathon - from 03:30-04:30 a.m.
    Fun Run - from 04:00-05:30 a.m.

  • Registration / Application Form:
    ONLY from 21 - 27 August 2005 at Songkhla Provincial Hall, Muang Songkhla District
    * Registration is NOT available on the race day *

  • Entry Fees:
    Marathon / Wheelchair Marathon - 500 Baht / Person
    Half Marathon - 300 Baht / Person
    Quarter Marathon - 200 Baht / Person
    Fun Run - 150 Baht / Family, 100 Baht / Person, 50 Baht / Student

  • Race Kits Collection:
    Only on 27 August 05 (Sat.), 09:00 a.m. - 09:00 p.m. at Songkhla Provincial Hall, Muang Songkhla District

  • Accommodation:
    - Pavilion Songkhla Hotel: Tel 074 441850-59
    - Rachamangala Pavilion Beach Resort: Tel 074 487222
    - Lake Inn Hotel: Tel 074 321044
    - B.P. Samila Beach and Resort: Tel 074 440222
    - Greenworld Hotel: Tel 074 437900-8
    - Viva Hotel: Tel 074 321035-7
    - Royal Crown Hotel: Tel 074 311918
    - Songkhla Hotel: Tel 074 313505
    - Hadkaew Resort Hotel: Tel 074 331058-66
    - Tent

  • Services:
    - Refreshment Stations will be set up at every 2.5 km.
    - Sponging Station will be set up at every 5 km. for Marathon and will be set for Half Marathon
    at 15 km. and 20 km.
    - Light Meals and electrolyte beverages will be served at the finish area
    - Medical Facilities will be available at 30 km., 35 km., and finish point
    - Baggage Deposit will be at starting point (Only Marathon runners who deposit baggage at the statue of Krom Luang Chumporn, please receive them back at the finish line)

  • Contact: For more information please contact contact us
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