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MT. EVEREST CHALLENGE
Run / Walk / Bike

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29,032ft of elevation gain in 4 months or less

Experience the adventure of this ICONIC route!

 

OVERVIEW

Complete from your location starting Aug 1, 2024

SOLO or with a TEAM (max of 4)

 

Climb the equivalent of Mt. Everest (29,032 feet) in 4 months or less by running, hiking, walking, biking, treadmill, elliptical, stair climber and any cardio machine that tracks elevation! 

Feeling extra brave?

Tackle the DOUBLE SUMMIT division!

58,064ft in 4 months or less

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PRICING & GOODS

 

ENTRY FEE: $29 per person

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

- GIGANTIC Finisher's Medal 

- Ultima Replenisher Hydration Pack

- Elevation gain tracking for individuals and teams 

- Virtual Route from Kathmandu to the summit!

- Experience all the iconic waypoints

- LIVE Leaderboard & Progress updates

- Bib Number & Finisher's Cert

- Prizes for Top Finishers & Top Teams

- Free Shipping to your door (USA only)

YOUR EVEREST ROUTE

SOUTH ROUTE FROM NEPAL ~ Starting in Kathmandu, you'll virtually make your way over to Lukla (the Everest Gateway) then continue the trek up to the summit. Along the way, you'll hit virtual waypoints and in-depth info and history about each stop. Learn  about "Green Boots" and the "Death Zone" ~ chilling stories about survivors and those who never went home.

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YOUR EVEREST MEDAL

Earn this GIGANTIC Mt. Everest Finisher's Medal with exquisite details!
The DOUBLE SUMMIT Challengers will have their own dedicated 58,064ft. ribbon.

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CHALLENGE DETAILS

Begins August 1, 2024

 

Simulate the South trek in Nepal from Kathmandu to the Mt. Everest summit passing through all of the ICONIC waypoints, such as Lukla, the Dingboche Sherpa Village, Khumbu Icefall, the basecamps, Hillary Step, and the summit! 

There are 4 divisions for this challenge! 

EVEREST - SOLO DIVISION 

You must complete all 29,032ft of elevation gain entirely on your own by December 1, 2024. All elevation gain from the permitted activities below will count towards your goal!

EVEREST - TEAM DIVISION

Teams are limited to 4 people and you can divide up the 29,032ft amongst the teammates however you'd like. Your team must complete the challenge by December 1, 2024All elevation gain from the permitted activities below will count towards your goal. Each teammate will receive their own Medal and goods package in the mail. To REGISTER as a Team: The first teammate to register will create the team. Then, all other teammates can join that team when they register. Teammates don't have to live in the same town or complete the activities together. Each teammate will log their elevation gain through their own RunSignUp account and it will be allocated to your team's total.

DOUBLE SUMMIT -  SOLO DIVISION

This division is HARDCORE and you must complete a DOUBLE SUMMIT of 58,064ft of elevation gain by December 1, 2024 entirely on your own. All elevation gain from the permitted activities below will count towards your goal. You will receive a special DOUBLE SUMMIT ribbon on your Finisher's Medal commemorating your accomplishment.

DOUBLE SUMMIT - TEAM DIVISION

Teams are limited to 4 people and you must complete a DOUBLE SUMMIT of 58,064ft of elevation gain by December 1, 2024! You may divide up the elevation gain amongst the teammates however you'd like. All elevation gain from the permitted activities below will count towards your goal. Each teammate will receive their own Medal and goods package in the mail. To REGISTER as a Team: The first teammate to register will create the team. Then, all other teammates can join that team when they register. Teammates don't have to live in the same town or complete the activities together. Each teammate will log their elevation gain through their own RunSignUp account and it will be allocated to your team's total.

PERMITTED ACTIVITIES FOR ELEVATION GAIN:

  • Running 

  • Hiking

  • Walking

  • Biking

  • Stationary Biking

  • Treadmill

  • Rock Climbing/Rock Gym

  • Elliptical/Stair Climber

  • Any cardio machine that tracks elevation gain

**You may transfer divisions anytime at no charge


REGISTRATION:

Once you register, you or your team will have until December 1, 2024 to complete your elevation gain goal.

 

SHIPPING:

FREE shipping for USA orders. International participants are welcome, but an additional shipping fees will apply. Once your package is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number. Packages will be shipped approximately October/November 2024


TRACKING/RESULTS:

You can use any GPS tracking device or app that tracks elevation gain. Popular apps are Strava, Garmin, Apple Fitness, etc. You'll log your activity, time and elevation gain to the LIVE LEADERBOARD (hosted by RunSignUp). You may log miles daily or weekly. The leaderboard will rank the challengers based on elevation gain, not miles!

 

TOP FINISHERS
Gorgeous wooden plaques will be created for the Top 3 Finishers in each division that complete all the elevation gain in the fastest amount of time. Those that are using cycling for elevation gain will have their own top finishing division, to keep it fair to the hikers, runners and walkers.

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CONTACT

Address:

5810 Rocky Brook Dr.

Kingwood, TX 77345

Text:

760-585-6631

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