Date 20 - 21 Jul 2013
The Pattaya marathon is one of the most popular Pattaya events and it is held annually. Also known as the King's Cup marathon, this annual event is a large scale marathon and half-marathon running that attracts athletes from all over the world to participate. The King's Cup marathon is such a big deal for athletes that it has become one of the most celebrated sports-related Pattaya festivals. Activities held during the weekend-long Pattaya marathon include a number of racing competitions. There are wheelchair races, a quarter marathon, a half marathon and a full length marathon running. Not only Thai residents are allowed to participate, but people from worldwide are also welcomed to participate this joyful event. It brings many people into the borders of Pattaya, especially serious athletes from around the world that are looking to dominate in the races.