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.

Santosh Kumar – HDOR Legends

I have been participating in the ‘100 Days of Running’ challenge since 2016. I’m listing a few reasons which motivate and prompt me to participate every year: 100 Days Running...... Read More

Roop Betala (Mumbai) – HDOR Legends

Roop Betala is a Professional Investment banker and Private Equity Investor. Roop Betala started running in 2013 when his son challenged him to run, after his 2013 SCMM and then...... Read More

Dr Sachin Bhatele (Indore) – HDOR Legends

I am Doctor Sachin Bhatele, attending consultant in the clinical cardiology department, Medanta Hospital, Indore. I started running in Jan 2016. Joined HDOR in 2017 & this year it will...... Read More

Vinaya Besetti (Chennai) – HDOR Legends

I became so obese after my 2nd Pregnancy. I was a foodie and I used to crave for food. Then in my mind, I thought why I have become like...... Read More

Sourav Maiti (Mumbai) – HDOR Legends

“I don’t run to add days to my life, I run to add life to my days,” says Sourav, who has run previous three editions of ‘100 Days of Running’....... Read More

Basanta Sahu (Vishakhapatnam) – HDOR Legends

I strongly believe that running is very closely related to me, although I exactly could not remember when I have started. From 2012 I have started participating in Marathons that...... Read More

Shrikant Pandey (Gurgaon) – HDOR Legends

2020 edition of HDOR would be my fourth consecutive participation and I fervently hope that it would continue for many years to come. Introduced and edged on by a friend...... Read More

Deepak Aggarwal (New Delhi) – HDOR Legends

I’m part of Paschim Vihar Runners Group (PVRG). Professionally being MBA in finance and working as Manager Finance in Corporate Echeleons for last 16 years, took running in 2012. It...... Read More

Pranesh (Chennai) – HDOR Legends

My running life kickstarted in early 2016 and in the second half of that year I was actively looking for running events to register when I came across ‘100 Days...... Read More

S Srinivas (Hyderabad) – HDOR Legends

I’m a Physiotherapist and Fitness Trainer. I attempted ‘100 Days of Running’ 3 times and in which I failed for two times. I committed to complete the third 100 Days...... Read More