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This Jumla Rara Ultra Marathon is a prime important and famous ultra marathon in Nepal.
The race starts from Jumla bazaar (2305m), and finishes at the Rara lake (2990m). The course is measured 49 km , although it is basically uphill and downhill, the trail undulates and there are three steep uphill and downhill Danphe (3500m), Kavra cave, Bhulbhule (2950m) and Chuchemara (4017m).
KATHMANDU: Himalayan Marathon Club, Nepal is organising the Jumla-Rara Ultra Marathon on October 24. A total of 150 runners including men and women are expected to participate in the marathon, informed club president Chetan Raj Giri during a press meet on Thursday.
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The race starts at Jumla bazaar (2305m), and finishes at the Rara tal lake (2800m). The course is a measured 26.3 miles/42.5 km and, although it is basically uphill and downhill, the trail undulates and there are two steep uphill (Dhaphe 3500m) and (bhulbhule 2950m) The race starts at 6:00 am and there is cut-off points at Bhulbhule (25km 12.30 pm) . The race course is marked and it is the responsibility of each runner to look after yourself because of there are additional hazards by way of narrow suspension bridges and mules trains.
Minimum equipment – All runners must carry the following kit:
- Long sleeved thermal top and leggings
- Windproof and waterproof jacket and trousers
- Thermal head covering
- Head torch and new battery
- Water bottle
|Sat 13 Apr 2024
|Single day race, Trail races in Nepal, Ultra Trail
|+3870 - 3223m
|Karnali Sports Club