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My Meeting with Fauja Singh

I got out of Seven Kings train station on the London network, and as I came up and asked for directions to Gurudwara Singh Saheb, I was pointed in the wrong way. My purpose of going to the Gurudwara was to meet with the legendary Mr. Fauja Singh, who very kindly consented to...
Posted On 23 Apr 2016

London Marathon – The High level of Course Accuracy

The London Marathon has exceptionally high standards of course measurements. I was lucky to witness it
Posted On 23 Apr 2016

Run with Michelle – Mumbai

Michelle Kakade, the Queen of Endurance is about to finish her journey of The Great India Quadrilateral Run covering a distance of 6,000 km and is reaching Mumbai on 1st May! She had embarked on this mission of breaking the Guinness World Record and raising awareness for the...
Posted On 22 Apr 2016

Running Events And Quality

In a recent conversation, it was heard that IDBI Life should not be in the running events if they cannot do good events. This was in respect to some of the quality deviations that happened at Kolkata. In an earlier era, I had heard such conversations about Standard Chartered Bank...
Posted On 26 Mar 2016

Ladakh Marathon 2016

Click on the image to Register!! Ladakh Marathon is a unique opportunity for runners from around India and the world to run with local Ladakhis through an ancient Buddhist kingdom grappling with the rapid changes of today. The historic capital of Leh, the stunning vistas as you...
Posted On 21 Mar 2016

Why Should A Company Sponsor A Marathon?

Here are a few top reasons…not in any order of importance. 1. Running is a growing sport…while in some countries like US and UK there is an opinion that it has peaked, in countries like India it is just booming. Even in the west, the public health agenda makes it a...
Posted On 03 Mar 2016

Can An Indian Beat A Kenyan? – Panel Discussion At #TIRS2016

In SCMM 2016, the first place in 42K men’s elite category was won by Gideon Kipkete and 3rd place was Marius Kimutai, both Kenyans. In the women’s elite category the 2nd, 3rd & 4th places were all taken by Kenyans. The closest Indian runner in the men’s...
Posted On 27 Feb 2016

Importance of Flexibility and Running – Dr. Vishwanath Prabhu at #TIRS2016

When runners take on a training program, they focus on building endurance and speed. Improving their flexibility never seems to make it into the game plan. Yet, a flexible body is more efficient, sees more gains in strength and endurance, enjoys more range of motion, is less...
Posted On 23 Feb 2016

Which Shoe? by Dr. Rajani Patil at #TIRS2016

Too often runners ask the vexing question, ‘Which Shoe?’. And shop assistants are never helpful and lack adequate knowledge. There is no one repository of data of the type of shoe of each of the leading brands in India. At The India Running Summit 2016 presented by GOQii, Dr....
Posted On 17 Feb 2016

Unlocking Your True Potential – Dr. Mansoor Mirza – TIRS2016

Dr. Mansoor Mirza, a holistic healing practitioner was the 5th speaker of the session, ‘Unlocking Your True Potential’, at The India Running Summit 2016 presented by GOQii. The session was chaired by Miss.Varadayini Chitale. Every runner has to face difficulties both...
Posted On 11 Feb 2016