Training & Events

Himalayan Rush 2016


Compete in the only triathlon in Nepal! GHT is excited to support the 5th edition of the Himalayan Rush. The triathlon combines the thrill of trail running, cycling and fresh water swimming with a breathtaking view of the Himalayas surrounding Pokhara.
The event takes place on March 26th, 2016. For more info, head over to the race organizer’s website:




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Event Highlights:


Representing Nepal Army Manju Khadka came first place in the Duathlon Category Women. (Photo by Neha Shrestha)


A participant smiles and waves to the crowd as he starts his last leg of the Duathlon. (Photo by Neha Shrestha)
















Participant enjoys fresh water swim in Begnas Lake; Photo Courtesy Himalayan Rush

Participant enjoys a fresh water swim in Begnas Lake. (Photo courtesy of Himalayan Rush)

With the backdrop as the Begnas Lake, this rider zooms past to transition into the final leg of the race; Photo by Neha Shrestha

With the backdrop of Begnas Lake, this rider zooms past to transition into the final leg of the race. (Photo by Neha Shrestha)


5k runners are off to a good start. (Photo by Neha Shrestha)


Standard Category Women 1st place Jannie Kwok (Center), 1st Runner up Meredith Grace Bird (Left) and Jennifer Carroll (Right). (Photo courtesy of Himalayan Rush)

Pokhara Locals proudly displaying #MyGHT and #Feeltherush at Himalayan Rush Photo Booth; Photo by Neha Shrestha

Pokhara locals promoting #MyGHT and #Feeltherush at Himalayan Rush Photo Booth. (Photo by Neha Shrestha)

See more pictures from the event at AsiaTri Photo Gallery.

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