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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 2020 edition is the 18th 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.  

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Date: 29th May,2020 

 
Welcome to the world of Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon. Good Morning World, Good Morning Marathon Runners. Today is our : 
 
Tenzing Hillary Mount Everest Marathon Day :
 
May 29: World’s Highest Marathon
 
The photo below:  Greek Ambassador at Namche Bazar Hill, Crowning the Runner with Bodhi Tree Crown Tiara. Marathon was Born in Greece. 
 
In Greece, they do it with Olive Tree Branch Tiara, but in Nepal, Bikram re-invented it with Bodhi Tree Crown (पिपल को हाँगा), symbolising Buddha, his Enlightenment Tree and Buddha’s own country Nepal.
 
We have merged this Year’s Marathon Event with 2021 May 29 Event, due to Corona Pandemic.
 
Warm Good Wishes from:
 
Bikram Pandey KAAJI
Concept Man & Event Creator
परिकल्पनाकार तथा शोध लेखनदास
 
 
Project 2021 : We are planting Trees along our Marathon Route with cooperation from National Park. The Sapling Plant will be the “One” most preferred or favoured by local Musk Deers to support their Habitat. Our Slogan will be :
 
1. Plant a Tree for some one you LOVE. 
2. Plant a Tree to Leave your “Token of Love” of Goodwill for the future Generation
 
Book your Place now, be Friends with Mount Everest Musk Deers : “MEMD” : Write to : Event.Manager@EverestMarathon.com