Great Wall of China Marathon 2016

The Roof of the World Marathon 2016

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Two Itineraries for the Roof of the World Marathon on May 6 and May 8,2016(June 18,2015)

The Second Roof of the World Marathon was very successfully held on May 6 and May 8,2015 in Tibet.And it was the first time that we had the first female runner this year.

Today we release the itineraries of the 3rd Roof of the World Marathon 2016 for you to choose to apply.And the race dates are still on May 6 and May 8,2016.

The Lonely Yak Half Marathon  & 10K  May 2nd-May 7th 2016

 

May 2nd ~ Depart Beijing to Lhasa.

May 3rd  ~ Tour the Potala Palace, spend the rest of the day at your leisure and acclimatizing to the altitude.  Meals included

May 4th ~  Tour the Jorkhang Temple. Spend the rest of the day at your leisure. May the 4th be with you day, wear your best Star Wars outfit and have some fun!  May the force be with you!  Meals Included

May 5th ~  Tour Nobulingka and the Tibet Museum.  Meals included.

May 6th ~  It's race day!!!!  We head out to the Lonely Yak Half Marathon & 10K Starting line in Yanghu.  After the race say goodbye to those staying for the Roof of the World Marathon before heading back to Lhasa.  Meals Included

May 7th  ~   Spend the day at your leisure and get ready for your evening flight back to Beijing.   

 

The Lonely Yak Half and 10K $2368./per runner* based on double occupancy

Spectators $1680./per person* based on double occupancy

(For those runners/spectators who are joining us from the Great Wall of China Marathon and have pre-purchased tour option 8 you will only pay $998 additionally)

 

 Included:

1.  R/T Airfare from Beijing to Lhasa* 

2. All meals included 

3. 5 nights hotel at Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet 4 stars. Double occupancy. Single Occupanycy:472USD

4. Airport transportation, ground transportation to tour & race sites

5. English/Chinese speaking tour guides

6. First-aid assistance

7. Water, pre/post race food, runner supplements on race day

8. Entry tickets at tour sites

9 Finisher Medals and T-shirt

*Tips for guide and drive is needed,30RMB/per day/per person from each participant.

* If leaving Lhasa to another destination besides Beijing, tour price will remain the same.   (Hong Kong & Macau excluded)

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The Lonely Yak Half Marathon and 10K  & Roof of the World Marathon and Half Marathon May 2nd-May 9th 2016

 

May 2nd ~ Depart Beijing to Lhasa.

May 3rd  ~ Tour the Potala Palace, spend the rest of the day at your leisure and acclimatizing to the altitude.  Meals included

May 4th ~  Tour the Jorkhang Temple. Spend the rest of the day at your leisure. May the 4th be with you day, wear your best Star Wars outfit and have some fun!  May the force be with you!  Meals Included

May 5th ~  Tour Nobulingka and the Tibet Museum.  Meals included.

May 6th ~  It's race day!!!!  We head out to the Lonely Yak Half Marathon & 10K Starting line in Yanghu.   Say goodbye to those heading back to Lhasa. We will stay the next 3 nights in Yangbajing 

May 7th  ~   We spend the day resting and getting use to the altitude at 4400 Meters above sea level. Meals included 

May 8th ~  It's race day!!!  We head out to the Roof of the World Marathon & 1/2 marathon starting line in Namucuo.   

May 9th ~  We head back to Lhasa to catch our evening flights to Beijing or home.

 

The Lonely Yak Half and 10K & The Roof of the World Marathon and Half Marathon $2668/per runner* based on double occupancy

Spectators $1980/per person* based on double occupancy

Runners who took part in the Lonely Yak Half and wish to spectate family and friends competing in the marathon $2668/ per runner based on double occupancy.  

(For those runners/spectators who are joining us from the Great Wall of China Marathon and have pre-purchased tour option 8 you will only pay $1298 additionally)

 Included:

1.  R/T Airfare from Beijing to Lhasa* 

2. All meals included 

3. 4 nights hotel at Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet 4 stars.  3 nights in Yangbajing.Single Occupanycy:582USD

4. Airport transportation, ground transportation to tour & race sites

5. English/Chinese speaking tour guides

6. First-aid assistance

7. Water, pre/post race food, runner supplements on race day

8. Entry tickets at tour sites

9 Finisher Medals and T-shirt

 *Tips for guide and drive is needed,30RMB/per day/per person from each participant.

* If leaving Lhasa to another destination besides Beijing, tour price will remain the same.   (Hong Kong & Macau excluded)

 

For the runners/spectators who join the run of The Lonely Yak Half Marathon and The Roof of the World Marathon,all runners must enter Tibet the same day and depart Tibet the same day per the permit.   Runners can not arrive or stay in Tibet on their own agenda.  All travel to Tibet is by permit only.   No national flags or clothing designs with national flags are allowed during the race.  No slogan shouting or other sensitive matters area allowed at any time.  No reading materials or pictures about the Dalai Lama are permitted.  Runners and spectators must respect the customs of the local Tibetan people, the environment, and to respect all the Chinese laws in while in Tibet.  

 

It is highly recommend that all runners and spectators purchase travel health insurance as altitude sickness can happen to anyone. If you need to be airlifted or transported out of Tibet quickly this can be very costly.    We ask that all runner and spectators receive a medical okay from their doctors before competing in The Lonely Yak Half Marathon & 10K and The Roof of the World Marathon and Half Marathon.  Race officials reserve the right to withdrawal runners from the race course, or from competing in the race if they feel it is medical necessary.  No refunds will be given for runners not allowed to compete.  

And if you have any questions,or anything unclear,please feel free to contact us with the below emails and Beijing Hotline.Thank you all very much from all our hearts!

greatwallmarathon@yahoo.com

Beijing Hotline:+86-15101680346

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