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Laguna Phuket invites all to “Laguna Phuket Triathlon Expo 2018” in Bangkok

Author: Vicky Karantzavelou / Date: Tue, 09/04/2018 - 11:13
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Saturday 8 September at CentralWorld in celebration of Laguna Phuket Triathlon’s 25th anniversary.

Asia’s premier destination resort Laguna Phuket will host “Laguna Phuket Triathlon Expo 2018” on Saturday 8 September at CentralWorld (3rd Floor, Atrium Zone) in Bangkok. Planned as a full-day event to take place from 10am to 10pm, the Expo will feature race registration, sports stations and showcases with fun games and activities for athletes and sports fans alike. The Expo is part of Laguna Phuket’s year-long celebration of the award-wining Laguna Phuket Triathlon (LPT)’s 25th anniversary, scheduled this year for Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 November in Phuket, Thailand.

The Expo will also launch inaugural “25 For 25 Sprint”, LPT’s first sprint-distance triathlon race of 25K swim, bike and run combined, and introduce LPT Charity Fun Run’s newly appointed “Run for Fun, Run for Kids” Charity Ambassador, Thai actress and inspiring celebrity athlete Rachwin “Koy” Wongviriya, at the press conference. Interested athletes and sports fans are encouraged to visit the Expo early to catch the “25 For 25 Sprint Launch” at 12.30pm, followed by 25th Laguna Phuket Triathlon Press Conference at 1.30pm.

Other highlights will include “Tri Tips & Tricks” session by Thailand’s leading triathlon gurus (starts at 3pm), followed by a series of stage presentations and workshops on swimming techniques, sport nutrition, running, cycling and triathlon by LPT partners. Other activities include chances to win roundtrip Bangkok – Phuket air tickets and 2-night accommodation at Laguna Phuket, kids’ corner, fun games from sponsors and all-day tri-related activities. The entry is free!

25th Laguna Phuket Triathlon will take place on 17 and 18 November 2018 at Laguna Phuket resort in Phuket, Thailand. Saturday 17 November is for LPT Charity Fun Run (5K, 10K and 2K Kids Run) and Sunday 18 November is Laguna Phuket Triathlon’s Race Day (standard LPT comprises swim 1.8K, bike 50K and run 12K and inaugural “25 For 25 Sprint” comprises swim 0.5K, bike 18.5K and run 6K). Registration also available online until 11 November.

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Vicky Karantzavelou

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Vicky is the co-founder of TravelDailyNews Media Network where she is the Editor-in Chief. She is also responsible for the daily operation and the financial policy. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Tourism Business Administration from the Technical University of Athens and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Wales. She has many years of both academic and industrial experience within the travel industry. She has written/edited numerous articles in various tourism magazines.