On Monday 31st July 2017, Phuket had an event “Press conference – Bangkok Airways Phuket Marathon” at Limelight Avenue Phuket. This is the first Marathon of Phuket. And is the first time that runners get to run with the road closed around the Portuguese buildings. It is considered to be the highlight that everyone must see it once. The runners can get BiB and race kit on 4 – 5 August 2017 from 2pm to 8pm at Limelight Avenue Phuket. And the marathon will be on Sunday 6th August 2017.