LOCATION Kanchanaburi, Thailand

RACE DATE 20 Oct 2019

DISTANCE Middle distance

Challenge Kanchanaburi

Five reasons to race:

1. Experience genuine Thai culture and history
2. Spectacular course through lush forested foothills and waterways
3. Within easy driving distance of Bangkok
4. Visit the idyllic Erawan Falls and iconic Tiger Cave temple
5. Learn about the famous ‘Bridge over the River Kwai’

“Kanchanaburi” or “Mueang Kan” (Kan City) is a central province attracting a great number of tourists because it’s not far from Bangkok. Kanchanaburi City is full of interesting history stories as a prehistory ancient source of civilization and a location of The Bridge of the River Kwai, Thai significant historic landmark in era of World War II, a worldwide well-known destination. Furthermore, the province has abundant natural attractions from spectacular waterfalls with crystal clear water that runs throughout the year to beautifulness of great hills and truly charming verdant forests.

With short distance from Bangkok, Kanchanaburi has capabilities and readiness for every aspects i.e. accommodation with optional levels, comfortable transportation, effective public utility system and plenty of facilities. Thus, the event is regarded as … a new world-class triathlon course providing the best experience to every single athlete.

As Challenge your strength on the final course at “Srinakharind Dam”, a symbolic destination of Kanchanaburi, the athlete is to swim in an enormous reservoir of the biggest rock-filled dam with clay core of Thailand, ride a bicycle along the surrounding mountain, appreciate a charm of natural forest and local folkways and end up with running and being enjoy beautiful scenery of water-line reaching horizon over the dam ridge. Visitors, also, gain experience of happiness and impression you’ll never forget.

Challenge Kanchanaburi takes place on every October. Don’t miss joining as a part of European famous half distance triathlon series welcomed by Asia and countries around the world with us … Challenge Family.

Challenge Kanchanaburi, the most recent world-class triathlon event of Challenge Family, provides strength test newly that challenges physical and mental capabilities. In this event, athletes will get exciting experience from swimming in the Srinakharind Dam, a symbolic destination of Kanchanaburi and be enjoy riding a bicycle on breathtaking course that most of route is curve and downhill as well as seeing beautiful scenery of natural forest before running on course along the hills that consume more your energy. Undoubtedly, running along this course, athletes touch local folkways, beautiful nature and variety of courses as a grueling test. All of this is … unique and exclusive charm …!!!

Date

20 Oct 2019

Location

Kanchanaburi, Thailand, asia

Distance

Middle distance / Olympic

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