And a few about my journey:
What started as a way to stay fit in 2013, soon turned into a passion which culminated in a lot of memorable runs. It has been an incredible journey especially from my early days where I initially struggled to run even 1 km.
I especially enjoyed running the full marathon in Saudi and the 42km trail run in Jim Corbett.
DCS is a set of passionate individuals, each of whom is inspirational in a unique way. As a group each of us achieves more than we would have if we had practiced alone.
Everyone in the group is so supportive of him and he really looks up to the Friday runs with full motivation, all thanks to DCS and its amazing striders.
There is something magical about running; after a certain distance, it transcends the body. Then a bit further, it transcends the mind. A bit further yet, and what you have before you, laid bare, is the soul.”
Every time I run it's with the mindset that if I die at this race, it's OK."
I run because if I didn’t, I’d be sluggish and glum and spend too much time on the couch. I run to breathe the fresh air. I run to explore. I run to escape the ordinary. I run…to savor the trip along the way. Life becomes a little more vibrant, a little more intense. I like that.”
Never underestimate the power that one good workout can have on your mind. Keeping the dream alive is half the battle.”
The world is actually full of challenges and we need to challenge ourselves. I took a challenge to run that fast. It consumes a lot of energy especially mentally. But I took myself and accepted to be challenged and I challenged the time.”