Thailand’s Laguna Phuket Triathlon is again after two 12 months hiatus

Thailand’s Laguna Phuket Triathlon is again after two 12 months hiatus

Laguna Phuket, Asia’s premier journey vacation spot and residential of the award-winning Laguna Phuket Triathlon (LPT), is thrilled to be welcoming again its twenty eighth version of the internationally-acclaimed occasion to happen on Sunday, 20th November 2022.  

Dubbed as “The Race of Legends”, the Laguna Phuket Triathlon and Asia’s longest-standing triathlon race is lastly again after its two 12 months hiatus as a result of pandemic.

The race contains a distinctive race distance of a 1.8km swim, 50km bike and 12km run via the spectacular tropical surroundings of Asia’s premier resort Laguna Phuket and native communities within the northern a part of Phuket Island. 

The twenty eighth Laguna Phuket Triathlon (LPT) will likely be held throughout the well-known Laguna Phuket vacation spot race course, making it an accessible race for a lot of.

Participants will benefit from the distinctive swim taking in each the Andaman Sea and recent water lagoon, whereas being handled to a difficult but scenic bike course journey via the Phuket countryside and native villages, together with a climax of overcoming the imposing Naithon hills.

With a scenic run course that takes in the whole Laguna Phuket vacation spot, the competitors boasts a nice-sized race in a stupendous setting for seasoned racers or leisure teams alike.

With a long-standing status of being Southeast Asia’s longest operating and most profitable triathlon occasion and a characteristic within the high 10 listing of The World’s Greatest Tri Swims by 220 Triathlon Magazine (UK) in 2020, the Laguna Phuket Triathlon has additionally been ranked fifth on the ten Best Triathlons within the World listing, by Let’s Do This (UK). 

Over the previous 28 years, the race has attracted hundreds of elite athletes in addition to triathlon legends akin to Imogen Simmonds, Belinda Granger and Jan Frodeno on its shores the place it boasts its surroundings, clear air, and ample nature for all to get pleasure from. 

 “Triathlons represent more of a competition with one’s self, to challenge how far we can go, the elevation we can overcome and the pace we can maintain,” stated Michael Raelert, two instances Iron Man 70.3 World Champion.

“The heightened energy will kick off from the early hours of the day as we start the race and will overflow from the tracks to the crowds and beyond – it’s an experience I always look forward to and one that is special with the stunning route that the Laguna Phuket has to offer.” 

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With slots rapidly filling up, candidates are suggested to join every race designation as quickly as doable.

Activities embody full Individual and Team Triathlon, Sprint Triathlon and Duathlon.

For the last word occasion expertise, members are inspired to e-book their keep at any of the 7 accommodations within the Laguna Phuket group which can be found at a particular fee with the usage of  code “LTP2022” when reserving.

Participants might select their alternative of lodging with ease, as all eight accommodations within the Laguna Phuket group are inside strolling distance and a brief journey on the free shuttle buses or boats to the Laguna Grove race venue.

To enroll and for extra data, go to Laguna Phuket Triathlon official web site

The Bureau

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