Pattaya, July 2, 2011 (PDN) Central Festival, Pattaya Mr Pongsak Preechawit, Chonburi Vice Governor along with Mr Wattana Jantanaranon, Pattaya Deputy Mayor, Mr Akarawit Thepasit, Deputy Director of Tourism Authority of Thailand and Maj. Gen Anat Rattanapon from the Athletic Association of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King held a press conference regarding the 20th Asian Marathon 2011. The winners of the full marathon, half marathon and quarter marathon will receive the the HM King’s cup.
Mr. Wattana Jantanaranon, Pattaya Deputy Mayor stated that the 20th Asian Marathon Championship 2011 will be organized to support Pattaya and Thailand and to promote of tourism.
Maj.Gen. Anat Rattanapon from the Athletic Association of Thailand also stated that the 20th Asian Marathon Championship 2011 will support and develop Pattaya’s marathon to be the future host of Asian marathon’s.