Date Sun 15 Sep 2019 Stages 1
Category Single day race Altitude 3981m
Website Race website Distance 45.3km
Elevation change +3870 - 3223m Organiser Karnali Sports Club

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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.

Download the PDF flyer Rara Jumla marathon Nepal

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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 (Dhaphe3500m) and (bhulbhule 2950m) The race starts at 6:00 am and there is cut-off points at Bhulbhule  (25km12.30 pm) . The race course is marked and it is the responsibility of each runner to look after your self 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
  • Gloves
  • Whistle
  • Head torch and new battery
  • Water bottles ( water and small snake we will provided)

 

 


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Date Sun 15 Sep 2019 Stages 1
Category Single day race Altitude 3981m
Website Race website Distance 45.3km
Elevation change +3870 - 3223m Organiser Karnali Sports Club

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