The Kathmandu Urban Marathon is held every two year on April 25th, started in 2018, to commemorate the devastating earthquake of 2015. Participants of this marathon or half-marathon will contribute towards rebuilding and educational projects for the adults of the future!
April 25, 2024
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The number for participants for the whole event is capped to 100.
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Half Marathon
April 25, 2024 (Thursday)
21.1 kilometers
Solo Charity/Fund raising Finishers Gift Bag Storage City Road
April 25, 2024 (Thursday)
42.195 kilometers
7 Aid Stations
Cut off: 09:00 hours
Solo Charity/Fund raising Finishers Gift Bag Storage City Road Rolling

The marathon and half marathon routes takes you to most of the spectacular sights of Kathmandu, some are still damaged as result of the earthquake but still worth seeing. On the marathon route you will pass Durbar Square in Patan, the center of Kathmandu and Swayambhunath also known as the Monkey temple because of all the monkeys that live there. You will cross Boudhanath and see Pashupatinath where the Nepali people hold cremations in the open air. The ashes are spread in the holy Bagmati river which you will also cross. We expect all participants to respect the Nepali people and their rituals along the course. Anyone not following these rules will be removed from the marathon.

The number for participants for the race is capped to 200.
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