Time table 2000
31 Mar Closing date for applications.
1 Apr Selection date and places offered.
May Pre-race meeting in Windermere, Lake District.
31 May Closing date for acceptance of place and payment of £300 deposit.
31 Jul No cancellation charge (full refund) if you have to cancel before this date.
1 Aug Payment of insurance premiums; cancellation charges now payable.
2 Sep Final invoice will be sent showing balance to be paid.
9 Sep Full payment due by UK participants.
16 Sep Full payment due by non-UK participants
Sun 5 Nov Depart London Heathrow on Qatar Airways about 2000.
Mon 6 Nov Change flight in Doha and arrive Kathmandu about 1500. Those who arrange their
own flights join the group for dinner.
Tue 7 Nov Briefing in the morning. The group is divided into three: Early Birds, Late Birds and
Arun Birds. Fun run in the afternoon.
Wed 8 Nov Sightseeing in the morning for Early and Late Birds. Arun Birds fly to Tumlingtar.
Thu 9 Nov Sightseeing for Late Birds. Early Birds drive to Jiri.
Fri 10 Nov Late Birds drive to Jiri.
Fri 17 Nov All groups reach Namche Bazaar (3446m).
Sat 18 Nov In Namche for acclimatisation; market day. Recce the Thamo loop.
Sun 19 Nov Khumjung (3780m).
Mon 20 Nov Tengboche, Deboche (3757m).
Tue 21 Nov Dingboche (4370m).
Wed 22 Nov Dingboche for acclimatisation; optional day trip to Chhukhung valley or Ama
Dablam base camp.
Thu 23 Nov Lobuche (4930m).
Fri 24 Nov Lobuche for acclimatisation; optional day trip to Kala Pattar (5623m).
Sat 25 Nov Final medical examination. Runners ascend to Gorak Shep (5184m). Doctors and
marshals descend to aid posts.
Sun 26 Nov EVEREST MARATHON: GORAK SHEP TO NAMCHE BAZAAR
Mon 27 Nov Namche Bazaar: rest day.
Tue 28 Nov Early Birds descend to Lukla; Late Birds descend to Phakding.
Wed 29 Nov Early Birds fly to Kathmandu; Late Birds descend to Lukla.
Thu 30 Nov Sightseeing for Early Birds; Late Birds fly to Kathmandu.
Fri 1 Dec Free day in Kathmandu; prize-giving party in the evening.
Sat 2 Dec Those who arrange their own flights leave the group after breakfast.
Those flying to London depart Kathmandu 0800, change flight in Doha and arrive
London Heathrow about 1800
Sat 2 Dec Three separate groups depart for a jungle safari in Chitwan National Park, rafting o
the Trisuli Khola or a mountain bike tour of the Kathmandu valley.
Sun 3 Dec Chitwan, rafting or mountain biking.
Mon 4 Dec Return to Kathmandu.
Tue 5 Dec Those who arrange their own flights leave the group after breakfast.
Those flying to London depart Kathmandu 0800, change flight in Doha and arriv
London Heathrow about 1800.
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