8th Laguna Phuket International Marathon

Date: June 8, 2013 - June 9, 2013
Hours: 08:00 - 12:00
Location: Laguna Grove, Laguna Phuket
Contact: www.phuketmarathon.com
Phone: +66 (0)2-236 2931
Email: info1@phuketmarathon.com
Website: www.phuketmarathon.com

PHUKET: Saturday June 8, Press Conference Time (TBC) and Sunday, June 9, Race Day 4.30 am to 12 pm: Laguna Phuket International Marathon 2013 at Laguna Phuket. Thousands of runners from around the world will Run Paradise in this, the eighth edition of the Laguna Phuket International Marathon to re-affirm its status as Asias most popular family-friendly destination marathon.

As well as the full 42k marathon theres a 21.1km half marathon and 10.5km run. Plus families catered for with the 91.5FM 5km community walk and 2km childrens race. Run Paradise is an apt description, with runners of all ages and abilities on a mainly flat course that takes in rubber and pineapple plantations, beach views, local villages and the tropical lagoons of Laguna Phuket - all in a family-friendly carnival atmosphere.

The Phuket Gazette, PGTV and the Gazette's 'Phuket Today' show are proud sponsors of this iconic annual event, segments of which will be broadcast daily by True Visions (channels 99 and 58) during the week of June 17.

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