The 2019 Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon

Andy CrisconiHimalayan Trekking Tours

Starting at Mount Everest Base Camp (17,500 feet) the Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon is the WORLD’S HIGHEST MARATHON and one of the most adventurous trail runs in the world. The upcoming race on May 29, 2019 will be the 17th edition of this annual race held since 2003. This marathon is an international event with 200 runners from over 20 different countries competing each year.

Mount Everest in Nepal

Read and watch a video of one woman’s quest to trek and run to improve the lives of others. Michelle Gallardo is taking on this adventure for a very worthy cause.

Good luck to all of this year’s participants!