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.
The Himal race is what some people call fun and others call ridiculous self-abuse. The 2010 race started with a kora, a circumambulation, of the sacred Mount Kailash before entering Nepal, running through Humla and Dolpa before ending at the famous viewpoint of Poon Hill, close to the Annapurna range. All in all a great […]
Sylvain Bazin’s video of a crazy trail run through the Himalayas of Nepal and Tibet, from Mount Kailash, through Humla and Dolpa, to Annapurna’s Poon Hill.
More of a write up coming soon about the Himal race! Meanwhile the results are below and enjoy pictures from Bruno Poirier and a video from Sylvain Bazin. Results Himal Race 2010 (20 stages, 850 km, +31,500 m, – 32,600 m) (from runinlive.com) 1. Phu Dorjee Lama Sherpa : 127 h 22 2. Wouter Hamelinck […]
Over a month ago we fixed the date of the Annapurna 100 ultra trail race and have been busy promoting as busily as we can both home and abroad. One of the big aims for the race was to encourage Nepali women to partake. Last year has just 3 entrants and all were foreign. This […]