The very first La Ultra of 111 km in August 2016 was this veteran Runner’s crowning glory with all his team mates.The next year He again went to test his mettle in the ruthless terrain of Ladakh, with an all new enlarged team of intrepid runners, but destiny had something else in mind and the Team Captain failed to make the grade this time round , with much of the team also going the same way…
Every Failure Brings With It A New Learning, Every Tear, Strength To Put The Failure Aside And Start Afresh With The Break Of The First Dawn….
So He Took The Tough Road Through Deep Jungles Of Goa, Making His Way Through Uncharted Territory In The Deepest Dark Of The Night , All Alone , Determined That Only Success Shall Be His Destiny This Time…
So Was The Will Of The Almighty That The 101 Km Goa Paradise Ultra On The Night Of 04/05 Nov 17 Was A Success
The Land Of Legends Was Calling At The Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala On 03 Dec 17 And The Runner Was Honoured To Be The Brand Ambassador Of The Very First Half Marathon Of That Name Hosted By The Academy, Nestled In The Pristine Beauty Of The Western Ghats And Wrapped Up With A Podium Finish….
Came Feb 18 And The Call Of The Vast Expanse Of The Great White Rann Of Kutch At Dholavira , Gujarat Had A Magnetic Pull And The Challenge Of Unknown Barren Lands And Merciless Thorns Was Met With Firm Resolve And The Terrain Was Tamed After 161 Km And 39 Hours.
With All Humility And Blessings Of The Lord I Seek To Complete The La Ultra-222 In August 2018, The Longest One Ever For Me