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Globeracers in India

October 7, 2010 by

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Hi, Here is what is happening at Globeracers. Feel free to write to us and tell us your stories of running/cycling and adventure. We will be sure to share that with all our fellow runners/cyclists and adventures. Write to us at Best GR Team. PS: If you like what you read, please share […]

Kanchenjunga Ultra-Marathon in March 2011

June 7, 2010 by

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Dear friends, We are running the second edition of the Kanchenjunga Ultra-Marathon in March 2011 in Nepal. It’s a unique 50K trail running race at the feet of Kanchenjunga (8,586 m – 28,169 ft), the third highest mountain in the world after Mount Everest and K2. The Ultra-Marathon is an extreme race at 3,700m altitude […]

Delhi to Wagah Run – August 2010

May 12, 2010 by


Well done Rajat for thinking of this.  I hope it comes off. During my stay in London, I became very close friends with some Pakistani nationals who were studying there as well. We all realized that we spoke the same language and had the same culture, then why the divide and the hate amongst […]

No food for 70 years

May 1, 2010 by


Could this be an answer for the secret of Ultraruinning. Indian doctors are studying a remarkable 83-year-old holy man who claims to have spent the last seven decades without food and water. Man ‘Survives Without Food’ For 70 Years Enlarge photo Military medics hope the experiments on Prahlad Jani can help soldiers develop their […]

The High 2010 – Foothills of the Himalayas

November 9, 2009 by


“This is about probably the toughest race that is out there. But instead of speaking about, we would rather have you experience it. On July 3rd, 2010, we launch the inaugral edition of The High; a 217 km footrace in the foothills of Himalayas. The distance in itself might not be very intimidating to Ultra […]

Trans Korea 622km Ultramarathon – Starts soon

July 10, 2009 by


Trans Korea 622km ultra marathon starts at 06:00 July 11, 2009. One of the longest and toughest Ultramarathon race, but has rarely been known to outside Korea, is going to be held this weekend, July 11th to noon, July 17. This is an ultramarathon that runners have to run for 622km in 150 hours. Race […]

The World Marathon Challenge

January 27, 2009 by


The World Marathon Challenge is a logistical and physical challenge to become the first person to run seven marathons on seven continents in less than seven days.   Richard Donovan, an Irish international ultra runner, is scheduled to begin this effort on Saturday, 31st January 2009. He hopes to run the 42.2km distance (26.2 miles) in […]