Himalayan Rush

Himalayan Rush

Maneesh, Pawan and Rajat started this event in 2012 with a simple objective to add an interesting to sporting event to the adventure / sporting calendar in Nepal and have a positive impact in the local community surrounding Begnas Lake. “We wanted to create an event that we ourselves would love to participate it and also at the same time encourage sport and try and have a positive impact on the local community”. Rajat is a Practitioner of sports and excercise medicine and CEO of Back to Fitness.

A keen ultra marathon runner and organiser of “The High” which is an ultra marathon in the Ladakh region of The High Himalayas, covering a total distance of 333 kms. May we say more? Maneesh was born and brought up in Nepal and currently lives in Delhi. Inspired a few years ago to take up long distance running & cycling, is slowly turning into a endurance sport enthusiasts and recently completed the 90km Comrades Ultra Marathon in South Africa. Pawan is a tourism professional from Nepal and currently based in United Kingdom. Pawan is a keen and crazy runner and swimmer, who will join you any day to jump off cliffs or go exploring the unknown.

Fantastic Nepal Holidays (FNH), a Destination Management company have been event partners of the event since 2014. Having gotten a taste of sporting events, we’re happy to say that FNH are coming on board and full partners of the event from 2016. FNH, specialize in customised itineraries, package holidays, and MICE tourism and are also involved in other Sporting events in the country. With FNH on board, we are able to expand the travel offers and services offered to our participants, with the added benefit of their experience in event management making the whole triathlon experience smoother and enjoyable.