Australian “ultra-marathon” runner Tim Blair recently completed the run from Pokhara to Kathmandu – 220km in just four days. Climb High Himalayas organized the event and supported logistically. The main aim of the event was to raise funds for the development of Nepal Tourism. Further, it aimed at improving the profile of Nepal as a tourist destination. Also encouraging tourists to travel again after the 2015 earthquake. Nepal Tourism Board also promoted and provided enormous logistical help and support.
Australian Ambassador to Nepal, Mr. Glenn White then hosted a dinner party after the event.