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Jumla-Rara Ultra-Marathon Scheduled For Sept 15

Jumla-Rara Ultra-Marathon Scheduled For Sept 15 – Nepalayatimes
Jumla-Rara Ultra-Marathon Scheduled For Sept 15
Jumla-Rara Ultra-Marathon Scheduled For Sept 15; file photo
Jumla -The Jumla Rara Ultra Marathon is taking place on September 15. International athletes from India, China, and other countries besides those from Nepal would participate in the ultra-marathon to be organized by Karnali Sports Club Jumla. Club president Saroj Shahi gave out this information in conversation with us. Shahi said the marathon has been organized with the objective of supporting the publicity of the prospective tourism areas in Karnali in the coming days. As he said this marathon will also send out the message that there is huge opportunity for developing sports tourism in Karnali. This marathon is one of the five major ultra-marathons organized under the banner of Nepal Trail Series 2019. The Jumla Rara Ultra Marathon will start from the Chandannath Bhairabnath temple in Jumla and conclude after reaching Rara Lake in Mugu. The route of the ultra-marathon is Chandannath Bhairabnath temple–Tundikhel – Karnali Hospital – Kholikot – Karnali Technical School – Cherechaur – Khali – Nyaur – Kavra – Chautha – Bhulbhule – Chuchemara – Rara Lake. The marathon will be held in two categories – women and male open. Athletics Olympian Hari Bahadur Rokaya said a five-kilometers race and one-kilometer race would also be held for children as a side event of the ultra-marathon. The winners in both categories will bag Rs 75,000 (first prize), Rs 50,000 (second prize) and Rs 30,000 (third prize). READ THESE ALSO . . . . . . . .  Best Trekking Season In Nepal: Visit Nepal Year 2020 Rara National Park: Best Trekking Zone of Nepal Tsum Valley Trekking Known as a Sacred Pilgrimage Valley Mardi Himal Trekking: Right Destination for Festive Holiday Pattale Higher than Everest: Best Himalayan Tours MOST LIKED TREKKING ROUTE Annapurna Base Camp Trek: Nepal Tourism Shey-Phoksundo National Park: A Unique Trans-Himalayan ecosystem Visit Nepal Year 2020: Why should you visit Nepal in 2019? 10 Popular Destinations in Western Part of Nepal Is Nepal Safe To Travel In This Year? POPULAR TREKKING AREAS Dhampus Australian Camp Trek: Glorious Himalayan Viewpoint Trek Kailash Manasarovar, Sacred Place: Don’t Miss to Visit This Year Khaptad National Park: Best Land for Eco-Tourism Sagarmatha National Park: UNESCO World Heritage site of Nepal Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park: Easily Accessible From Kathmandu How can you get Tourist Visa for Nepal? Process is Here 10 Domestic Travel Destinations: Where you can make your trip in this Season

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