Event Alert: Yak Ru 2015 – Nepal

Yak Ru is among the toughest staged races in the world. The five-stage race covers 240 Kilometers and ascends to an altitude of 5416 meters in just 5 cycling days. One rest day is scheduled at a high altitude location to acclimatize before crossing the Thorong-La Pass.                                                                             Yak Ru is an extreme…

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Video: Colors of Kathmandu

The city is a ceaseless frenzy of chattering vendors, garish signs, pagoda like temples, and the overpowering smell of incense. The surrounding hills, however, tell a different story. —————————————-­———————————— A Himalayan Rides Production – www.himalayanrides.com, www.facebook.com/himalayanrides A film by Gaurav Man Sherchan – www.gauravman.com Rider / Editor: Mandil Pradhan Music: La Volta by Michael Praetorius (1598), Katmandu by Bob Seger (1975) Driver: Ram Bahadur Magar Porter: Phurba Sherpa Production Assistant: Rabindra Prajapati Post Production: Gambir Rajkarnikar, Mokshya Production Director of Photography: Gaurav Man Sherchan Location: Bhaktapur, Shivapuri Forests, Bouddhanath Stupa

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