Amari Phuket wins cup at The 8th Thalang Chana Suek Mini-Marathon

Amari Phuket wins cup at The 8th Thalang Chana Suek Mini-Marathon

From left to right: Thirawan Sichuen (Manager, Housekeeping at Amari Phuket)
and Piraphol Hayeechema (Director, Finance at Amari Phuket)

Phuket, 15 March 2017 – Two representatives of Amari Phuket’s management team, Thirawan Sichuen – Manager, Housekeeping (left), and Piraphol Hayeechema – Director, Finance (right), recently participated in the Eight Thalang Chana Suek Mini-marathon to race for the royal cup of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. The marathon was organised at Thalang Victory Monument in Phuket. Amari Phuket won the trophy for the 10.5-kilometre mini-marathon for females aged 45 to 49 years old.

King of the Mountain Trail Run made its second successful year

King of the Mountain Trail Run made its second successful year

PHUKET, THAILAND – Thanyapura’s King of the Mountain was successfully held on Sunday, September 4, 2016, chaired by Virat Patee, Director of Sports Authority of Thailand, Phuket Office; Anoma Vongyai, Director of Tourism Authority of Thailand, Phuket Office; and Sirawee Waloh, Director of the Ministry of Tourism and Sports, Phuket Office with a large number of 610 attendees. The trail run offered each runner with a choice of three distances; 4 kilometres fun run, 8 kilometres and 15 kilometres along the steep and slippery muddy slopes, and beautiful natural waterfalls of Khao Phra Theao national park.

Japanese Runner Champs in 11th Laguna Phuket International Marathon

2016 Laguna Phuket International Marathon Champion, Koji Nishizawa from Japan
2016 Laguna Phuket International Marathon Champion, Koji Nishizawa from Japan

Koji Nishizawa from Japan won the 11th Laguna Phuket International Marathon (2016LPIM) as the annual running festival took to the island’s roads. Recognized as Thailand’s 2nd largest marathon event and annually supported by Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), this year’s race is once again record-breaking, with over 6,000 participants from 54 countries competing on a variety of distance courses in an atmosphere of community fun and charity fund-raising.

Born Free to Run by Thanyapura Phuket

Born Free to Run by Thanyapura Phuket

Triathlon Head Coach Ricky Ekkarat Phanthip in conjunction with Thanyapura Phuket recently held a “Born Free to Run Champions’ Party” to acknowledge the hard work and dedication the runners have made  last year while training at Thanyapura and joining the competitions around Thailand. 

“Fastest man in Phuket” back in action

bornfreetorunRicky Ekkarat Phanthip announced his return to form with a win at the Powerman Malaysia Asia Duathlon Championships last weekend. The “fastest man in Phuket” saw action for the first time after taking a year off after knee surgery, but his patience and discipline were rewarded with a first place in his age group.