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Overview

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Race Date

December 4, 2021


Location

Pokhara Valley, Nepal


Venue

Zostel
Located at Sedi, Pokhara


Distances

42K 21K 5K

Schedule

Please pay close attention to timings marked in red. We'll do our best to stick to the schedule below.

December 3, 2021 | Friday
Mandatory Race Briefing

6:00pm to 7:00pm Race briefing (for all distances) at Zostel Pokhara (2km from Lakeside). You can show up (an hour) earlier for bib collection, but please note the briefing is mandatory. Directions to Zostel, Sedi, Pokhara. Please be on time. From Halanchowk (Pokhara Lakeside), Zostel is about 20mins walk or 5mins taxi drive.

December 4, 2021 | Saturday
Race Day

5:30am Reporting time for 42K and 21K at race venue (Zostel, Pokhara) Zostel Pokhara, Sedi Bagar-18, Pokhara. Please be on time. From Halanchowk (Pokhara Lakeside), Zostel is about 20mins walk or 5mins taxi drive.
5:45am Breakfast and bag drop (no valuables please) Buffet | Veg, Non-veg options
6:15am Departure time for starting point (Raniban, near Davis Fall) 20-minute bus drive from Zostel. Transportation will be provided.
6:45am Stretching and final briefing
7:00am 42K race start
7:10am 21K race start
9:00am Reporting time for 5K at Zostel
9:30am 5K guided walk starts from Zostel Pokhara
2:30pm Award Ceremony at Zostel
3:30pm Cut-off time for 42K at CP4 Kaskikot (8.5 hrs) No Cut-off time for 21K and 5K
7:00pm Dinner Buffet at Zostel Pokhara Buffet | Veg, Non-veg options | Local food items included

Race Route


Distance: 40.8K (will vary by device)
Elev Gain/Loss: +2582m / -2558m
Elev Start, Max, Finish: 778m, 1750m, 803m
Distance: 23.8K (will vary by device)
Elev Gain/Loss: +1696m / -1672m
Elev Start, Max, Finish: 778m, 1287m, 803m
Distance: 8.62K (will vary by device)
Elev Gain/Loss: +794m / -794m
Elev Start, Max, Finish: 803m, 1285m, 803m

Download Full KML

Tip: Use Google Earth or a navigation app (try Maps.me) for KML. You can use Maps.me app offline, that is mid-race.

What to bring


Required

  • Running shoes (no sandals or slippers)
  • Water bottle
  • Rain jacket
  • Sporty attire
  • Trail food (like granola bars)
  • Drop bag with a change of dry and warm clothes (we will transport the drop bags to finishline)
  • Charged cell phone with credit

Recommended

  • Running backpack

How to get there

Race Venue

Zostel

2km from Halanchowk Lakeside, heading towards Palme

Located in Sedi, Pokhara Open pin on Google Map

Driving

City Exit Halanchowk
Open on Google Map
Route Halanchowk - Khahare - Sedi
Driving time / distance from city exit 2kms / 20mins walk
Parking Good question. Probably by the road.



Directions

1 Heading from Busy Bee Lakeside towards Halanchowk on Lakeside, Pokhara.
2 Keeping heading straight on Lakeside (towards the direction of Palme), crossing Godfather Pizza on your right and eventually Waterfront Hotel.
3 Stick to the main road for about 500m from Waterfront Hotel and you'll reach Zostel in Sedi, opp of a building with a million shutters.





Where NOT to go

The venue is not in Sedi Bazaar. Please do not go there.

Contact

If you have any inquiries, please call:

Jagan Timilsina

Jagan Timilsina
9846031080 (unavailable)

Founder

Iran-Khan

Irfan Khan
9867376708

IT and Administration

Deepak Bhatta

Deepak Bhatta
9843945066

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