Film maker Tim Hunt of Hunt & Create has travelled with us and documented e2eChallenge17. Read more here.
Well, it’s everything you think it might be, and more. Nepal, for a first time visitor who embraces a challenge, certainly pushes the experience to the limit! My initiation started the day after we landed when we repacked our bags with the basics and headed out for a three-day road trip by Jeep to visit […]
The e2e Challenge 17 aims to generate essential funds for YYY Foundation, a UK registered charity dedicated to bringing relief to earthquake victims in Nepal. In the time since YYY Foundation started raising money, immediately after the earthquakes in Nepal back in April 2015, they have raised a fantastic total of almost £35,000. Most of this […]
This route will be taken on the last two stages of e2e Challenge. Leaving Barpak meant retracing yesterday’s tracks back down to the steep hillside to the valley floor, but not before we were given a traditional send off by our hosts, who blessed us with tikka and garlands for a safe journey. A couple […]
We got off to an early start to visit the King’s Palace in Gorkha as the sun rose. A stiff walk up many steps later brought us to the top and to the palace, which has extensive damage. It is however in the process of being restored. On the road once more to continue our […]
Prior to the e2e Challenge this October, YYY Foundation are in Nepal, re-visiting relief projects in communites that were torn apart by the 2015 earthquakes. Among the team are Helen and Sarah. They recently visited Jumlingtar school, which YYY Foundation began re-building last year. The school block was built first, followed by all-important toilets. These were […]
Leadership Challenges has launched e2e Challenge 17, a grueling 400-km cycle expedition between epicentres of the major earthquakes that struck Nepal in 2015. This inaugural event marks the social enterprise’s most challenging fundraising project to date. The route will take 20 riders and support teams through the central hills of Nepal along off-road dirt tracks, […]
An enchanting fusion of breath-taking landscapes, cultural riches and great history, Nepal’s beauty is of an intensity few nations can rival. As a people, the Nepali are renowned for their warmth, selfless nature and a strength befitting of a society that has evolved in the embrace of the Himalaya and in the shadow of eternal […]