< Breaking News - Race Report Stage 5 - Bhutan
03.06.2016 11:56 Age: 3 yrs
Category: Bhutan

Breaking News - Final Race Report Bhutan

The 4th edition of The Last Secret in Bhutan ended today with a spectacular finish at the Tiger's Nest Monastery, hanging 3000m high in the cliffs above the Paro valley.

After 200km in 6 stages and a total climb of 10.800m an impressive 100% of the runners from 16 countries finished the race.

Overall winner is Greek Argyrios Papathanasopoulos in a record time of 23:17hrs. Second was Swiss Peter Osterwalder in 24:44 ahead of Swiss Karl Alpiger in 26:32hrs.

Overall female winner was French Véronique Messina in a record time of 26:31hrs. She is the only runner in GlobalLimits history who now has won all 3 stage races, Bhutan, Cambodia and Sri Lanka. She well deserved the GlobalLimits Heritage Site Runner series award.

Second female runner was Véronique Chamberland from France in 28:38hrs ahead of Dutch runner Julia Romanova in 30:57hrs.

Derek Kwik from Hongkong also received the GlobalLimits Heritage Site runner series award for joining all three stage races organized by GlobalLimits.

Congartulations to all runners for this impressive performance throughout the week.