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Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket Joins Challenge Laguna Phuket Tri-Fest 2013

Phuket, Thailand – Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket collaborates with Laguna Phuket Development Complex on The Challenge Laguna Phuket Tri-Fest 2013, Southeast Asia’s premier multi-sport event.

The event will feature the 20th internationally renowned Laguna Phuket Triathlon, also known as the “Race of Legends,” which will kick off on Sunday, 24 November. It features a 1.8m swim, 55km cycle and 12km run.

This year, Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket’s Executive Chef Silvano Amolini along with our resident Sport Attendant Mr. Piyawut Polphongsa, will compete in the individual category. Additional colleagues Mr. Sittipong Chenglai and Mr. Nopparat Baiseckaew from the Sport & Recreation Department and Mr. Prawat Sinthatongchai from our Human Resources department will also compete in the Relay team category.

The following week, the 1st Challenge Laguna Phuket will be taking place on Sunday 1st December 2013. The is the first Asian event of the globally expanding Challenge Family series of events, the Challenge consists of a 1.9K swim, a 90K bike and a 21K run.

Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket hosts the Laguna Phuket Triathlon’s media lunch on Saturday 23 November, at Dusit Laguna Hall, the Awards Cocktails party on Sunday 24 November at Latitude Marquee and the Challenge Laguna Phuket’s Pasta Party on 29 November 2013.

To find out more or to register, log on to or enquire about Tri-Fest package offers via e-mail:

Media Contact:

Ms Bhatara Amornrattanakij
Marketing Communications & Public Relations Manager
Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket
Tel: +66 (0)7636 2999