Episode 124 – Everest Trail Race 2016 #ETR2016

Episode 124 of Talk Ultra is all about the Everest Trail Race with a selection of audio from 5 participants – Andreja Sterle Podobonik, Casey Morgan, Jennifer Hill, Tom Arnold and John Percy. We bring you news from the ultra world … Continue reading

Everest Trail Race 2016 #ETR2016 – Stage 6 Results and Summary

Everest Trail Race – Race Day 6 Tyangboche to Lukla At 3086m, the temperatures were just a little cool outside, a night in a lodge offered just that ‘little’ extra protection but many commented that they thought it was warmer … Continue reading

Everest Trail Race 2016 #ETR2016 – Stage 3 Results and Summary

Everest Trail Race – Stage 3 Jase Bhanjyang to Kharikola The mist and wind persisted into the night and it was seriously cold! Jase Bhanjyang sitting just below 4000m is renowned for being a cold place and last night it … Continue reading

Everest Trail Race 2016 #ETR2016 – Stage 2 Results and Summary

Everest Trail Race – Stage 2 Bhandar to Jase Bhanjyang Stage-1 finished yesterday in Bhandar and due to logistics it was necessary for myself to leave camp and make my way to Golla, the midway point of stage 2. It … Continue reading

Everest Trail Race 2016 #ETR2016 – Kathmandu to Jiri

Departing in five 16-seater mini buses, participants of the Everest Trail Race made the long, twisty and at times stressful journey from Kathmandu to Jiri for the start of the 2016 edition of the ETR. It’s a rollercoaster journey up … Continue reading

Everest Trail Race 2016 #ETR2016 – Kathmandu

Today was a relaxing day in Kathmandu soaking up the sights, sounds, colour but most importantly, for me, the people! Nepal and the Nepalese people fascinate me. The day started with a morning in Patan – Patan, an ancient fortified town, … Continue reading