Sherpa town of Namche Bazaar
The Everest Marathon starts at Gorak Shep at 5,212 m (17,100 ft) the site of the 1953 Everest Base Camp, and finishes in Namche Bazaar, with a 6 mile "Thamo loop" at the end to make the full marathon distance.
Everest Mountain Marathon is the highest marathon in the world.
The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.