Tag: Nepal

First Win For The Everest Trail Race!

Meet The First Ever Non-Nepali to Ever Win First Place in the Everest Trail Race 2018

Jordi Gamito of The Elements made history at the Everest Trail Race on 13th November 2018. He was the very first overseas participants to ever win the event despite the…

Himalayan Rush 2018 Annual Cross Triathlon: Only For The True Athletes

Himalayan Rush 2018 Annual Cross Triathlon: Only For The True Athletes

If you are intrigued by the art of word association, what image pops up in your brain when the word Himalayas comes up in conversation? According to people who study…

Singaporean Female Participant Dies of Altitude Sickness in Nepal Before Everest Marathon

Singaporean Participant Dies of Altitude Sickness in Nepal Before Everest Marathon

The Kathmandu Post reported that a Singaporean woman has died of altitude sickness at Lobuche in Khumjung area of Solukhumbu on Friday morning, 26 May 2017 at her hotel room…

Everest Trail Race: Emotional High Amongst the Himalayan Mountains

Everest Trail Race 2015: Emotional High Amongst the Himalayan Mountains

It was an emotional moment. Tears of joy, relief and excitement erupted amongst participants, their companions and organisers alike. As each runner passed under the finishing line banner, they marked the end of six gruelling days conquering a distance of about 160 km across 29,000 m in altitude.