This was a very fun morning. Around 50 children of varying ages lined up – in one very very wide line – to start a one kilometer race. One kilometer but at 3500m/10,000ft of altitude! The participants of the 2013 Manaslu Trail Race lined the course to support the runners. Why the race? “Fun!” says […]

This video is all about inspiration. From the beginning, we have images of the best young athlete in the world (at least on his feet in the mountains), which is in itself inspiring, and he is having a head to head with a past grand master (Bruno Brunod) who is telling what it was like […]

A great result for Bed Bahadaur Sunuwar who won the first ever marathon Beyul Hyolmo (Helambu) Marathon. There is a race report below in Nepali (PDF) and here in English. The pictures are thanks to journalist Bharat Bandhu Thapa. Congratulations to the race organisers for a successful event! 1st helambu beyul hyolmo marathon report nepali […]

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 […]

PS. Le DVD de l’Annapurna Mandala Trail by Raidlight 2010 est en vente… Il comporte cinq chapitres. Le film de la course rythmé par l’interview de Maurice Herzog (26′). 50′ de bonus avec… Les arrivées à Poon Hill Les interviews faites durant la course et à Kathmandu La remise des fournitures à l’école de Samdo […]