Since 1988 the race has been held in Basel. It regularly holds the 12 and 24-hour Swiss championships and has held the European Championships several times. In 1998 Yiannis Kouros run 290.22 kilometers. It is the course record and also currently the 24-hour world record on the road.
The Sri Chinmoy 6&10 Day Race finished on Friday, April 27 at 12:00 noon, EDT.
The Self-Transcendence races are conducted by the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team as a service to the running community to promote self-transcendence through sport. The Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team is one of the main organizers of ultra-marathons in the world.