Panchpokhari Half Marathon to be conducted

12th Aug, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: The second Panchpokhari Half Marathon will be conducted on 26th August. In the Journalist Conference, the organizer committee informed that the Half Marathon will be conducted with the slogan of “Sports for Tourism promotion” and the Marathon will be 24km long and it will be conducted from Pachpokhari- Raithaneshwori Temple.

The participants have to register their name till 24th August. The registration fee for the participants of Sindhupalchowk will be 1 thousand, Outside the valley will be 2 thousand and for foreigners 35$ will be charged. The first, second and third of the competition will be rewarded with cash prize of 50 thousand, 30 thousand and 20 thousand respectively.

Sher Bahadur Tamang said that this competition is being organized to promote Pachpokhari, Amayangri, Dragon Cave, Abeli, Raithaneshwori and Chaymbodanda region. A fare is organized on the occasion of Janai Purnima. Pachpokhari is situated 100m above from sea level. There are 5 lakes situated in this region.