HM King Maha Vajiralongkorn has designed a shirt saying “Bike for love and warmth” ahead of his ride when more than 100,000 citizens on December 9.
The ride at 3pm from the Dusit Palace’s Royal Plaza in Bangkok to Samut Prakan’s Lat Pho Park will cover 39 kilometres. There will be no fence between the monarch and spectators.
“The shirt will be blue and yellow and made of breathable fabric. It is going to be perfect for cycling,” His Majesty’s Assistant Private Secretary Air Marshal Pakdee Sangchuto said on Wednesday.
He said the shirt would also have the logo for Love and Warmth at Winter’s End for the Rattanakosin festival and a cartoon by the king.
Shirts will be given to registered participants for free.
The festival will be held at the Dusit Palace’s Royal Plaza between December 9 and January 19.