Where to pound the pavements these next few months.
Major Care Mini Marathon (B350 entry fee)
Date: Feb 8
Register at: www.runaroundthailand.com/MajorCareMiniMarathon or at Thaiticketmajor booths (or www.thaiticketmajor.com). Registration ends when full.
Where: Lumphini Park
Starting time: 9am
Awards: Trophies and other unspecified prizes for the top three winners from each age group (15-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and above)
Contact: 02-511-5427-36 ext. 532, 534
Don Bosco Mini Marathon (B300 entry fee)
Date: Feb 15
Register at: www.jogandjoy.com (print-out of receipt and registration form required on race day). Registration ends when full.
Where: Suan Luang Rama IX Park
Starting time:10.5km: 6am/5km: 6:10am
Awards: Top five runners of each division will receive a trophy from HM the Royal Princess.
Siam Thai Mini Marathon (B300 for 10.5km race, B250 for 5km race)
Date: Feb 22
Register at: www.bibmaster.com. Registration ends when full.
Where: Chaengwattana Government Center
Starting time: 10.5km: 6am/5km: 6:15am
Awards: Overall winner will receive B4,000. Top five winners for 10.5km run in each age group will receive B1,000-2,000. Top 20 winners for each gender in 5km run will receive B500. Prizes are for Thai nationals only.
Sikarin Mini Marathon (B350 entry fee)
Date: Mar 1
Register at: www.jogandjoy.com (registration form and payment slip must be faxed to 02-721-6008, confirm registration at 02-721-6009 or: email@example.com). Registration ends when full.
Where: Sikarin Hospital (Srinakharin Rd.)
Starting time: 10.7km: 6am/3.5km: 6am
Awards: Top five runners of each age group and gender will receive trophies.
Contact: 1728 ext. 2731-4
AOT-Mini Half Marathon (B300 entry fee)
Date: Apr 19
Register at: www.bibmaster.com
Where: Areas surrounding Don Mueng (Song Prasa Rd., Sri Saman Rd., etc.)
Starting time: 21.1km: 5:15am/10.5km: 6am/2km: 6:05am
Awards: Top five winners will get trophies