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The 3rd Evest Ultra is to be held on 30th March 2013. It’s similar to the Everest Marathon in that it requires a trek in to the start point, and then it runs back down to where you came from,
Every year on the 31st May, in commemoration of the first summit of Everest, its the crazy old Everest Marathon! Jump to the website for full details.
This race is the latest Himalayan Challenge devised by Jan Turner and Ramesh Bhattachan. It comes with a pedigree of races behind it that includes The Everest Marathon, The Annapurna Triathlon, The Kathmandu Marathon and The Annapurna 100. This is
This stage race has 9 stages totalling 200 km, 11,000 m up, 7,000 m down. It starts in Dolakha and heads through the Rolwaling valley and crosses the Tashi Lapsa (a pass of some reputation at 5,755 m) before going on to cross the three-passes (Renjo La 5,340 m, Gokyo La / Ri 5,350 m, le Cho La 5,420 m), scaling Kala Pattar (5,540 m) and finally arriving at Ama Dablam basecamp at 4,700 m. Continue reading
I was about to add this post on Sudip, a young runner from the Solukhumbu, and then saw that Moire O’sullivan had beaten me to it here, but then she is better qualified to write about him that I as
It’s a classic. The Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon starts in the thin air of Everest Basecamp destined for the pretty Sherpa capital of Namche Bazaar. All the necessary details can be found on the race website. http://www.everestmarathon.com/itinerary_full_marathon.php For a competitor (kind
From the organiser: Diana Penny Sherpani The next race is being planned for November/December 2011. Our web site will be updated with the new details this October and you will automatically receive an e-mail message when this has been done.