Upendra Sunuwar and Arianna Regis atop the AUM … The second edition of the Annapurna Mountain Ultra trail race (AUM 2014) ended today in Pokhara, with the arrival of the last runners and walkers. This race, presented by Knights of Wind and designed by Bruno Poirier, was organized by Base Camp with the support of Raidlight. […]
This photobook produced by Virginie Duteme has many wonderful images from the landscapes crossed by the 2010 Himal Race, a gruelling running race of 850 km starting from Mt Kailash (Tibet) to the Annapurna in Nepal.
Running the breath of Nepal is an undertaking too big for most adventurers to even contemplate. Nevertheless, over the years several have tried and succeeded to cross the country from its Eastern to its Western border. These crossings are not easy to compare because their routes differ in length, in cumulative meters climbed and lost, […]
In 1983 two British cousins, Richard and Adrian Crane ran the Himalayas, from before Kanchenjunga to beyond Nanga Parbat in less than 100 days. back then there was no way to cross the border between Western Nepal and India and so they had to decend onto the flat plains of the Terai to make the […]