Tenzing Hillary Everest Extreme Ultra Marathon

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Tenzing Hillary Everest Extreme Ultra Marathon Package


Travelling Fit is proud to be the official Australian sales representative for the Tenzing Hillary Everest Extreme Ultra Marathon and has been sending people to this beautiful part of the world to run for over 15 years.

We are pleased to be able to offer a lodge option during the trek up to Everest Base Camp prior to the Ultra Marathon event.

It is also possible to include one of two extraordinary extension tours leading up to race day which include:

  • Gokyo Valley Trek – Trek to Gokyo Ri at 5,357m, a viewing point with astounding views of Cho Oyu’s full face and sections of Mt Everest.
  • Island Peak – designed for extreme adventure lovers which gives the opportunity to climb Island Peak
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  • Guaranteed race entry to the Tenzing-Hillary Everest  Extreme Ultra Race (Runners only)
  • Return airport Transfers in Kathmandu
  • 4 Nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (2 pre and 2 post trek)
  • 12 Nights lodging during the trek
  • 2 Nights camping at Everest Base Camp prior to race day
  • Half day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
  • Return flights between Kathmandu or Ramechap and Lukla
  • All meals are included whilst on trek
  • Celebration Dinner Party and awards in Kathmandu on 02 June
  • Certified Guides
  • Trekking permits and National Park entrance fees
  • Porters to carry luggage during the trek (max. 15kg per person)
  • Personalised Travelling Fit Running Top
    exclusive to Travelling Fit clients
  • Invite to Travelling Fit’s Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon Closed Facebook Group
    exclusive to Travelling Fit clients



deposit and payment structure

Initial Deposit
$1150 per Runner
$900per Supporter
Final Balance
19 February 2024
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The Course

The 70KM Ultra-Marathon (70th Everest Ascent Anniversary Celebration Trail) is for extreme adventurous runners.

Starting from Everest Marathon, tracks of the ultra-marathon start from Everest Base Camp and end at Namche Bazaar like the full marathon.

However, the 70KM Ultra Marathon moves towards Bibre to Chhukung from Dingboche and to Nha La from Phortse and descends via Mongla towards Namche Bazaar, making it an ultimate adventure run.


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Entry Fees

Entries are only applicable in conjunction with an Extreme Ultra Marathon package.

Qualifying Times

There are no qualifying times required for this event BUT each participant will require a Health Certificate from their doctor stating that you are physically able to participate in an Ultra-Marathon at high altitude and on this type of terrain.

All non-runners must have previous hiking experience on varied mountainous terrain.

Start Time

The Tenzing-Hillary Everest Extreme Ultra Marathon will commence at 5:00am

Cut-Off Times

The Extreme Ultra Marathon has a cut off at Pangboche checkpoint of 11.30 am. Runners who do not make it on time will be disqualified.

There is a second cut off at Machhermo of 5.00 pm. Runners who are not able to make this cut off must stop overnight at the local lodge and continue with the event the next morning at 6am.

For those unable to complete it in the first day, a 3 hour penalty will be added to their overall time.

Race Timing

There will be Race officials at all checkpoints checking your progress and marking your time

Race Packets

Race Packets include the Tenzing Hillary Everest Extreme Ultra Marathon T-shirt and your Race Number which will be distributed at the briefing i.e before the flight to Lukla.

Pace Setters

There are no official pace setters in this event

Aid Stations

Water and electrolytes will be supplied along the course and light food provided at Dingboche and Nha-La.

Personal Refreshments and Clothing

It is possible for runners to have their person drinks/food out on the course, this is also recommended.

Extra clothing is to be given to the Sherpas/Porters which will ensure their safe arrival at the finishing point.


All transport required on this tour will be included in the price of your package.


Not Applicable

Finishes T-Shirts, Medals and Certificates

All finishers will receive a Certificate, Medal and a race T-shirts.

Weather Conditions

The Average Temperatures in May are as follows:

  • Kathmandu 22 Degrees Celsius.
  • Namche Bazaar 9 Degrees Celsius
  • Mt Everest Base Camp 0 Degrees Celsius.

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