KATHMANDU, Nepal– Realising the need for an international standard adventure sporting event in the country, Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) is organizing 2nd TAAN International Eco-Challenge 2014 in Kathmandu on August 17.
TAAN International Eco-Challenge is a team event with four participants and one team manager, according to a statement. As the event will be open for both Nepalis and international athletes, TAAN believes that it will be an important event in the Nepali tourism and sporting industry.
Like past year, the Eco-Challenge will feature three sporting events – running, cycling and rafting.
The event will start form centuries old ethnic Newari settlement of Tokha and end at a place of historical significance, Gokarna village.