The first event out of Six Running Programs of the Bangkok Airways Boutique Series 2019
Krabi / 13 May 2019 (14.00hrs) - Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited led by Mr.Nijjapat Piyapant, Vice President – Ground Operations (Center) organized the “Bangkok Airways Krabi Half Marathon” at Thara Park, Krabi province. The event was attended by Mr.Somkuan Khanngern, Vice Governor of Krabi (7th from Left) and joined by more than 3,500 running enthusiasts from around the world.
“Bangkok Airways Krabi Half Marathon” was organized to promote Krabi tourism and to ensure that participants recognize the importance of a healthy lifestyle. The event was divided into 3 categories, fun run of 5 kilometers, mini marathon of 10 kilometers and half marathon of 21 kilometers. All runners had an opportunity to experience the vibrant lifestyle of Krabi city and the natural beauty of the Paknam Krabi area. This year’s participants also experienced Bangkok Airways’ signature boutique touch from the collaboration with stupidnoobmacc, the renowned Thai illustrator behind “BabyBoy” who designed a special collection just for “Bangkok Airways Boutique Series 2019”. The unique designs using highlights from each province as themes for BabyBoy are featured on the series’ shirts, medals and trophies of each destination.
Bangkok Airways Krabi Half-Marathon is the first event out of six planned programs of the Bangkok Airways Boutique Series 2019. The remaining programs are the “Samui Half Marathon” on 2 June 2019, “Lampang Half Marathon” on 7 July 2019, “Phuket Half Marathon” on 4 August 2019, “Chiang Rai Marathon” on 15 September 2019 and “Lanna Half Marathon” on 3 November 2019.