May 30, 2023

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 yr hiatus as a result of pandemic.

The race contains a distinctive race distance of a 1.8km swim, 50km bike and 12km run by means of 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 probably be held throughout the well-known Laguna Phuket vacation spot race course, making it an accessible race for a lot of.

Contributors 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 by means of 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 complete Laguna Phuket vacation spot, the competitors boasts a nice-sized race in a good looking setting for seasoned racers or leisure teams alike.

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

Over the previous 28 years, the race has attracted 1000’s of elite athletes in addition to triathlon legends equivalent 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 symbolize extra of a contest with one’s self, to problem how far we are able to go, the elevation we are able to overcome and the tempo we are able to preserve,” stated Michael Raelert, two instances Iron Man 70.3 World Champion.

“The heightened power will kick off from the early hours of the day as we begin the race and can overflow from the tracks to the crowds and past – it’s an expertise I all the time look ahead to and one that’s particular with the beautiful route that the Laguna Phuket has to supply.” 

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

Actions embody full Particular person and Workforce Triathlon, Dash Triathlon and Duathlon.

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

Contributors might select their selection of lodging with ease, as all eight inns 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