Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon is an international high altitude adventure sports event held from Mt. Everest Base Camp, crisscrossing the high sherpa trails of Khumbu valley on May 29th every year. This event celebrates the historical ascent on Mt. Everest by Late Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary on 29th May 1953.
The 2019 edition is the 17th edition of this magnificent event. Runners from all everywhere can take part in their desired categories 60 km Extreme Ultra, 42 km Full Marathon and 21 Km Half Marathon.
Runners from all walks of life take part in this event – from highly professionals to new runners. Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon is not just a running event – it is truly a once in a lifetime experience.