The FULL Cassanga Challenge 2019

Winners (Men)

Suman Tamang

Bib: 142
Country: Nepal
Time: 1 Hr 25 Mins 0 Secs

Prashant Rai

Bib: 138
Country: Nepal
Time: 1 Hr 25 Mins 15 Secs

Shakti Kumar Gurung

Bib: 149
Country: Nepal
Time: 1 Hr 26 Mins 57 Secs

Winners (Women)

Emily Little

Bib: 150
Country: USA
Time: 1 Hr 36 Mins 12 Secs

Liz Heath

Bib: 100
Country: Australia
Time: 1 Hr 44 Mins 34 Secs

Shudha Rai

Bib: 149
Country: Nepal
Time: 1 Hr 54 Mins 57 Secs

Overall Winners (Men+Women)

Rank Bib Name Category Country Hour Minute Second
1 142 Suman Tamang Men Nepal 1 25 0
2 138 Prashant Rai Men Nepal 1 25 15
3 149 Shakti Kumar Gurung Men Nepal 1 26 57
4 146 Nishan Gurung Men Nepal 1 29 0
5 130 Surjan Tamang Men Nepal 1 30 36
6 144 Shaurav Rai Men Nepal 1 33 19
7 129 Man Bahadur Kadel Men Nepal 1 33 44
8 150 Emily Little Women USA 1 36 12
9 141 Sanjay Pun Men Nepal 1 36 50
10 145 Narendra Gurung Men Nepal 1 37 38
11 147 Pradip Magar Men Nepal 1 43 0
12 133 Dipendra Magar Men Nepal 1 44 11
13 131 Dinesh Yadav Men Nepal 1 44 34
13 100 Liz Heath Women Australia 1 44 34
15 135 Naresh Gurung Men Nepal 1 48 44
16 139 Tak Bahadur Gurung Men Nepal 1 48 54
17 140 Nishan Adhikari Men Nepal 1 50 0
18 132 Suraj Gurung Men Nepal 1 53 57
19 134 Shudha Rai Women Nepal 1 54 11
20 136 Som Bahadur Magar Men Nepal 1 55 37
20 137 Jeevan Gurung Men Nepal 1 55 37
DNF 143 Bal Bha Gurung Men Nepal - - -

Half Challenge 2019

Winners (Men)

Laxman Malla

Bib: 8
Country: Nepal
Time: 0 Hr 41 Mins 18 Secs

Himal Tamata

Bib: 11
Country: Nepal
Time: 0 Hr 42 Mins 24 Secs

Kamal Oli

Bib: 14
Country: Nepal
Time: 0 Hr 46 Mins 15 Secs

Winners (Women)

Humi Budha Magar

Bib: 10
Country: Nepal
Time: 0 Hr 51 Mins 3 Secs

Indra Kala Nembang

Bib: 9
Country: Nepal
Time: 0 Hr 52 Mins 37 Secs

Nirjala Tamrakar

Bib: 13
Country: Nepal
Time: 0 Hr 54 Mins 9 Secs

Overall Winners (Men+Women)

Rank Bib Name Category Country Hour Minute Second
1 8 Laxman Malla Men Nepal 0 41 18
2 11 Himal Tamata Men Nepal 0 42 24
3 14 Kamal Oli Men Nepal 0 46 15
4 12 Achut Prajuli Men Nepal 0 47 47
5 4 Subash Lama Men Nepal 0 49 17
6 6 Ramesh Taramu Men Nepal 0 50 40
7 10 Humi Budha Magar Women Nepal 0 51 3
8 5 Sandip Sundauli Men Nepal 0 51 40
8 7 Khushiman Gharti Men Nepal 0 51 40
10 9 Indra Kala Nembang Women Nepal 0 52 37
11 13 Nirjala Tamrakar Women Nepal 0 54 9
12 16 Philip Hulcome Men AUstralia 0 57 24
13 19 Udan Rai Men Nepal 0 58 8
14 1 Samjhana Karki Women Nepal 1 11 18
15 15 Anita Rai Women Nepal 1 11 21
16 2 Sunita Shrestha (Dolma) Women Nepal 1 11 22
17 3 Hikmat BK Men Nepal 1 11 23
18 18 Erin Wilkins Women Canada 1 15 8
19 25 Richard McCharles Men Canada 1 15 27
20 24 Gavin Gagestein Men USA 1 23 33
21 23 Melissa Gagestein Women USA 1 27 58
22 21 Arlan Gagestein Men USA 1 28 3
23 17 Tara Collins Men Australia 1 30 50
DNF 20 Koen Gagestein Men USA - - -
DNF 22 Asher Gagestein Men USA - - -

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