National walk-run events celebrating royal coronation

11 Jun 2019 | View : 1313

BANGKOK, 11 June 2019 (NNT) - All provinces in Thailand on Sunday held walk-run activities honoring His Majesty the King on the auspicious occasion of the royal coronation.


At Khao Plong Stadium in Chai Nat, some 1,000 people joined the Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019 honoring His Majesty the King event, promoting exercise for health and showing the unity of Thai people along the 10.5 kilometer running route.


In Lopburi, Lopburi province held a Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019, honoring His Majesty the King with a 10-kilometer category and 5-kilometer category. The event was participated in by some 1,000 runners.


At King Naraesuan Park in Nong Bua Lamphu, about 1,000 runners lined up in the shape of letters showing the word "Nong Bua Lamphu" and number 10 in the Thai alphabet and numerals, showing their respect and affection for His Majesty the King, prior to the start of the 10.5-kilometer run.


In Maha Sarakham, many people came together wearing yellow shirts to join the Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019. Physicians and nurses were on standby along the running route to assist runners in case of any emergency. Volunteers also joined the run picking up litter along the route.


In Amnatcharoen, a crowd of villagers joined the Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019 event celebrating the auspicious occasion of the royal coronation. The 10-kilometer route in Amnatcharoen passed through the province’s key tourism attractions.


Up to the northern region at Kuang Muang Nan in Nan Province, the Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019 event was held over both 3.5-kilometers, and 10.5 kilometers. The first five runners to finish in the races received trophies and medals.


At Chiang Mai 700th Anniversary Stadium in Chiang Mai, some 3,000 runners joined the Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019 event with a 10.5-kilometer long route. Medals were given to the first 100 runners to finish the race.


In Phrae, many villagers and local youths participated in the Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019 event celebrating the auspicious occasion of the royal coronation, passing through many important tourism attractions in the province.


In the southern region at the cultural plaza in front to Pattani Provincial Hall, about 1,500 runners and villagers joined the Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019 event celebrating the auspicious occasion of the royal coronatio, despite the rain. The event has successfully promoted exercise for health and the unity of villagers.


In Krabi, some 3,000 Thai and foreign runners joined the Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019 event honoring His Majesty the King, in the rain. Local government agencies and private companies provided free food and drinks to event participants.


At Trat Central Stadium in Trat, 2,000 government officials, military personnel, policemen, and workers from private companies joined the Sports Lovers’ "Run For King" Mini Marathon 2019, held to honor His Majesty the King, promote exercises for health, and promote unity.












Information and Source

Reporter : Tanakorn Sangiam

Rewriter : Tarin Angskul

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