2012 Pattaya Marathon announced; entries being accepted


Applications are now open for those wishing to participate in the 2012 Pattaya Marathon, scheduled to take place on July 15.

Organised by Pattaya City Hall in co-operation with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and the Athletic Association of Thailand, the 21st edition of the event will be divided into five categories; Marathon 42.195 km, Half Marathon 21.100 km, Quarter Marathon 10.550 km, Student Run 3.500 km and Wheelchair Marathon 42.195 km.

The marathon route will take the runners from a start point at Central Festival Pattaya Beach out on Sukhumvit Road heading towards Sattahip as far as the Wat Khao Cheejan turn-off and then back to Pattaya via Jomtien and Khao Phratamnak.

The half and quarter marathons will follow a similar route except that runners will turn for home at Soi Wat Boon and the Underwater World respectively before heading back via Jomtien Beach and South Pattaya.

Persons interested in taking part can apply in person at the Tourism Department, first floor at Pattaya City Hall, North Pattaya (call 038-253127-9) and at Central Festival Pattaya Beach, 1st floor (ocean side), or through the internet at http://www.pattaya-marathon.net.

This map released by City Hall shows the outline of the Pattaya Marathon routes for 2012. This map released by City Hall shows the outline of the Pattaya Marathon routes for 2012.


  • Dear Race organizers of Pattaya Marathon 2013.
    We have an interest to participate at Pattaya marathon and Half marathon that will be held in July 21/07 /2013.
    Kindly send for us official letter of invitation, Free registration and hotel accommodation,
    In full marathon category
    1. Full Name Alem Tsehay Mesfin /Female/
    Date of Birth 19 Jun 86
    Age 27
    Passport No EP 1603846
    -Best time 2:34:22 Roma 18 March 2012.ITAY.
    2. Full Name Fantaw Hussen Adem /Male/
    Date of Birth 23 May 75
    Age 38
    Passport No EP 1112979
    -Best time 2:30 8th place Cellcom Green Bay marathon 2008.U.S.A.
    -Best time 2:32 4th place Bangalore International Marathon December 16/2007.INDIA.
    -Best time 7th place Sirre-zinal Mountain Running August 8/2007.Swithzerland.
    In half –marathon catagory
    3. Full Name Tigist Abayechew Jabore /Female/
    Date of Birth 22 Feb 94
    Age 19
    Passport No EP 2147337
    -Best time 1:11 1st place In Ethiopia half marathon march 2013.
    4. Full Name Kebebe Liliso Heme /Male/
    Date of Birth 27 Jun 85
    Age 27
    Passport No EP 2434578
    -Best time 1:03 in Ethiopia Half marathon 2013.
    For more information don’t hesitate to contact us please.
    Fantaw Hussen