The Khmer Empire- known as ancient Cambodia was the most powerful Empire in Southeast Asia.
The Angkor as the central area of settlement of the Kingdom of Khmer from the 9th to the 13th centuries. Which was the symbol of the ancient civilization of Khmere people and also revealed as the largest pre-industrial urban center in the world.4
The Angkor Empire Marathon will offer an exceptional opportunity for all runners around the world to experience the ancient course in the area of World heritage through nearly 40 ancient temples along the pretty smooth road race which almost cut through the national forest and rice field of villagers .
The 3rd Angkor Empire Marathon has happened on 07 August 2016 with more than 2,300 runners from 46 countries, the 4th Angkor Empire Marathon will be hold on 06 August 2017 in the ancient city of Angkor Empire State of the last 11th century with expected 3,000 runners. the runners of this race have got the unique experience with the ancient atmosphere and natural scenery along the road race through forest rice fields , traditional villages and ancients temples in the heart of Angkor Era.
The Cambodian Events Organizer team with national and international organizations would like to invite all professional and amateur runners around the world come to participate this exceptional marathon event to show the ultimate friendship and kind support to disabled people and poor children in Cambodia.
We are waiting for offering you all the most warmly welcome and the best arrangement for your beautiful race in the area of ancient Khmer Civilization.
Best wishes to all lovely runners!
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Information about the event is available in : English
Sihanoukville improves a lot in parts of trade, tourist business and other sectors, the road from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville is in a very good condition -the perfectly paved National Highway No 4 linking the capital with this
seaside resort (230km) and takes about 4hours from Phnom Penh city to get there by land. Getting around by air,
there is no international flights or ferries to Sihanoukville, Cambodia Angkor Air now offers direct Siem Reap to
Sihanoukville flights, please check with a travel agent for the current flight schedule for more detail information.
From town to the start point at Ochheuteal Beach takes about 15minutes by Tuk Tuk . All the participants of Sihanoukville International Half Marathon should be arrived the start line of event place at least 30minutes before starting time. All the race categories will be start and finish in front Ochheuteal Beach.
2/ The Cambodia Events Organizer also arrange some travelling packages for the participants, please kindly check in our tour packages program in our website : www.cambodia-events.org