7th June 2021

Well done Gurkha Doko Challengers 2021!

Well done to everyone who took part in the Gurkha Doko Challenge on Sunday (6 June).

Based on the traditional Gurkha Recruitment Doko race in Nepal, the challenge saw participants run 5km of difficult terrain, carrying a traditional Doko basket weighing either 5kg, 10kg or 15kg with a time to beat of 46 minutes.

Find out your time

The event was a huge success with 100% of participants finishing the course, the leader in an incredible 21:18. Whatever your time was, you deserve a Gurkha salute. Those baskets are not easy to carry no matter the weight and to trek/run/trudge 5km with one on your back is no small feat.

Check your time

Highlights


Finishers Gallery

A huge congratulations to all the finishers. Same time next year?

Join our mailing list

Sign up to receive emails keeping you updated about our work in Nepal, inspiring news and film footage, and how you can support Gurkha veterans, their widows and communities.