Pattaya Marathon 2015

Pattaya Marathon 2015

We would like to introduce an upcoming event in Pattaya kick-starting on the 19th July 2015, called “Pattaya Marathon 2015”.

Pattaya administrators have organized for there to be an annual long-distance running event in town called the “Pattaya Marathon” since 1992. Since this event has been continuously held; it has turned into a symbol of public sports culture and tradition for this world-known tourist city.

It is confirmed that Pattaya City Hall’s organizing committee have improved many things related to the event with high hopes in its success. The promoters have worked hard under supervision of administrators to make sure that this marathon is recognized at an international level and will be enjoyable to all the runners.

Pattaya Marathon 2015

24th King’s Cup Pattaya Marathon 2015

There are four different categories of runs to take part in the 24th King’s Cup Pattaya Marathon 2015:

Full Marathon runners will have to complete a 42.195km run, starting from Central Festival Pattaya Beach, beach-road side, at 03.30am. Winners have the chance to win the 25,000Baht prize together with a King’s Cup award. It is 6 hours limit for this race.

Half Marathon runners will have to complete a 21.10km run, starting from Central Festival Pattaya Beach, beach-road side, at 05.00am. Winners have the chance to win the 10,000Baht prize together with a King’s Cup award. It is 3 hours limit for this race.

Wheelchair Quarter Marathon participants will have to complete the route of 10.55km, starting from near Hard Rock Hotel, beach road side, at 05.30am. Winners have the chance to win the 8,000Baht prize together with a King’s Cup award. It is 1 hour limit for this race.

Quarter Marathon runners will have to complete a 10.55km run, starting from near Hard Rock Hotel, beach road side, at 05.45am. Winners have the chance to win the 8,000Baht prize together with a King’s Cup award. It is 1.30 hours limit for this race.

The Micro Marathon is open for all runners who wish to walk or have a fun-run for health. There is no time limit for this run, you just need to complete a 3.70km route, starting from near Hard Rock Hotel, beach road side, at 06.00am. However, students aged not over 14 years old, can join in this as a “race”. Student winners have the chance to win a 3,000Baht prize together with a King’s Cup award – if they complete the race within 1 hour.

Pattaya Marathon 2015 prizes

All participants that come in top 5 places of each category will be awarded with an honorable trophy and cash prizes. However, everyone else who joins with Pattaya Marathon 2015 will be given an event’s shirt. Those who completes the race in their category will be presented with a “commemorative medal” at the finish line.

This year the routes in the marathon has changed due to the big road tunnel that is under construction on Sukhumvit road, central Pattaya area, so please check out the map and study the routes beforehand. We hope everyone will enjoy participating in this annual event.

Pattaya Marathon 2015 Video

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