Collect your gear. Set out for Nepal. Meet your Sherpa. Start your trek by climbing to base camp, where you will spend two weeks adjusting to the altitude and praying for good weather. You will face harsh climates and unparalleled elevation gain.
This journey takes most climbers a minimum of 10 weeks. When you reach the top of snow-capped Mount Everest, you will have climbed 29,029 ft (8,848m) straight up. Can you conquer the distance, or will Everest conquer you?
2020 Live Results (you must have a Challenge Hound account to view results): https://www.challengehound.com/
What do I get with my order? This package includes an Everest Challenge entry, premium medal, and a digital downloadable bib
How does the challenge work? To complete this challenge, you will record 29,029 ft (8,848m) of elevation gain. Our results platform will keep track of your total elevation gain from the activities you submit until you reach the peak!
When can I submit results? September 1 – December 31, 2020
How do I submit results? After you register, you will receive an activation email. Think of this as your check-in at the Registration Tent before you head to the Start Line. You can use any app or device to track your run. You can submit results by connecting directly to your Strava, or manually entering your activities!
Do I have to run? Absolutely not! You can run, walk, roll, cycle, or ski for this challenge.
When will my order ship? This package is in stock and now shipping! You will receive an email confirmation when your order has shipped so that you know to keep your eyes peeled.
Is there an Everest Challenge shirt? Yes! You can add the Everest Challenge shirt to your order here or purchase the complete package here.
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Please note that, while children under the age of 13 are welcome to participate, our results partner for the Great Lakes Challenge does not permit them to submit results online.