Posts filed under: Inspiring Participant Stories

Inspiring Participant Stories

Check out some of the most interesting stories shared by our HDOR participants on their fitness journey, and how HDOR events and challenges have helped them achieve the change.

Ahlawat Family – Fit Family with HDOR

Our Running Journey Nitin started running in 2014 and has been running ever since. Before he worked on this life-changing phenomenon called running, he was supposedly asthmatic and was even... Read More

Manish Aggarwal (New Delhi) – Inspiring Story #41

When Manish Aggarwal, a sales & marketing professional in a pharma MNC found it difficult to flex or bend a joint, he knew he was on the brink of crippling!... Read More

Alphonse Xavier A (Tamil Nadu) – Inspiring Story #40

One of the vegan runners in India started my training for the marathons in February 2019. I am an active member of a running group called Ullathanaiya Udal (U2) and... Read More

Tushma Sethi (Delhi) – Inspiring Story #39

I am Tushma Sethi, 46 years old. I got early menopause in the year 2019 and due to which I gained 10 kilograms of weight and was also diagnosed with... Read More

Shankaran (Tamil Nadu) – Inspiring Story #38

நூறு நாள் ஓட்டக்காரர்களுக்கு என்னுடைய முதல் வணக்கம். கடந்த ஆண்டு ஜனவரி 2019 லில் தான் என்னுடைய முதல் ஓட்டம் 5கிலோமீட்டர் திருப்பூர் மாரத்தான் போட்டியில் தான் தொடங்கினேன், அதன் பிறகு 3 மாரத்தான் போட்டியில் கலந்து கொண்டேன். பிறகு உங்கள்... Read More

Andrea Shefferman (Delhi) – Women Of HDOR

The first year I participated in HDOR I had just begun running. I was regularly running 3 days a week and wasn’t sure I could run every day. HDOR challenged... Read More

Surabhi Mahata (Bengaluru) – Women Of HDOR

Back in 2015, the first time someone mentioned a “10k run” to me, I didn’t even understand what it meant. Did the participant have to pay/raise Rs.10k, or was the... Read More

Vidhya G (Bengaluru) – Inspiring Story #37

H – Happening D – Daring O – Optimistic R – Rocking event HDOR gets the full credit of bringing out a runner in me. I was not a disciplined... Read More

Dr. Ritu Aurora (Noida) – Women Of HDOR

I am Dr. Ritu Aurora, an eye specialist & an enthusiastic marathoner & yoga practitioner. Last year I motivated my husband to join HDOR & this year, we both are... Read More

Hetal Himanshu (Vadodara) – Women Of HDOR

When I first read about HDOR in 2016 I jumped in without thinking. I could run only for 4 consecutive days and then gave up. Later on, I observed that... Read More