Inspiring Story 2018 #44 – Mary Nancy (Bangalore)

Hello friends, my name is Nancy and I represent University Runners Group from Bangalore, where my running journey started about an year back. I work for Sonata Software as a Human Resource Professional. I have participated in many long distance events with distance covering 3k To 21.5k average pace being 6.2 and above. read more

Inspiring Story 2018 #42 – Udit Handa (Dehradun)

Hi friends, this is Udit Handa. I live in Dehradun and running with Dehradun Runners Club (DRC) for almost 2 years now.

As a new runner without any knowledge about running or how to treat niggles I took up the 100 Days of Running (HDOR) challenge two years back. I considered myself fit enough to complete the challenge. I would run as fast as I could without any warm-up or cool down and complete my 2 km runs. In the 2nd week itself I developed a niggle in my right calf but I continued. read more

Inspiring Stories 2018 #41 – Keshav Manik Tahla (Yamunanagar)

Keshav is a runner from Yamunanagar in Haryana. Most of the runners already knew him as an extreme runner, whose does not follow the usual training plans and stuff. He is also know for loving numbers and matching them with his runs. Another participant, Irina Hazarika Barua, shared interesting notes on Keshav we thought would be a fascinating read on this maverick 2018 edition 100 Days of Running table topper with 75 days done. read more

Inspiring Stories #39 – Irina Hazarika Barua (Guwahati)

When she started running a 100 days, everyone around Irina Hazarika Barua thought that she had lost it! Even her son joked to her about this. Starting from just 2km a day, Irina gradually built up her mileage to 10-15 km daily! She considers this challenge as a life changer for her. read more