As many as 1,200 additional rescuers take to the mountains to assist as disaster unfolds during an ultramarathon in china. Photo: China OUT
As many as 1,200 additional rescuers take to the mountains to assist as disaster unfolds during an ultramarathon in china. Photo: China OUT

China ultramarathon disaster: what happened during the storm that killed 21 runners?

  • How did the tragedy unfold when a storm claimed the lives of 21 runners stuck on the mountain?
  • The disaster mirrors a 2009 race in France, when trail running was growing in popularity and a race was not called off soon enough as the weather turned

As many as 1,200 additional rescuers take to the mountains to assist as disaster unfolds during an ultramarathon in china. Photo: China OUT
As many as 1,200 additional rescuers take to the mountains to assist as disaster unfolds during an ultramarathon in china. Photo: China OUT
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