Everest marathon (May) race map

Everest marathon (May) race route

This Everest marathon is held every year on the 29th May to commemorate the first ascent of the mountain by Tenzing and Hillary in 1953. Unlike it’s older, charity brother, i is a commercial trek and race. As far as we know, it is the highest race in the world starting at over 5300m at the base-camp of Everest.

See the event website for details: http://www.everestmarathon.com/. See also a competitor report for a description of the route.

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