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Day 3 - Rishikesh

The weather looked gloomy with an overcast sky as we woke up. We had breakfast at the hotel and decided to visit Rishikesh today. Again we headed back the way we came yesterday and after crossing Rajaji National Park the road divides and one goes towards to Dehradun and one to Rishikesh. The drive was pleasant, as we opted Laxman  Jhula as our destination google map smartly took us via highway bypassing the main city.But at the end the roads started to get narrower lucky for us we found a parking lot packed yet as we early risers ;)
The weather was little cold compared to the planes of Dehradun with lots of breeze coming from Ganga. We walked to Laxman Jhula to cross it. Oh boy! We have no idea what local authority allows two-wheelers, cycle to cross the hanging bridge which is meant for a pedestrian. And top of it you even have some cows standing in the middle.
I am sure the people coming all the from abroad to Rishikesh for peace, meditation and self-purity do get a complete shock wi…

Plan for 2017

Wish list for year 2017/18.

27th August Airtel Hyderabad HM10th September Chennai Trail Marathon Full15th October Bangalore HM :)29th October Gurgaon Full 10th December Goa River Marathon Full 4th February 2018 IDBI Calcutta Full 11th February 2018 Auroville HM25th February 2018 Delhi IDBI Full
So far I have covered running a Full Marathon in these states of India. Let's see if I can add Goa, West Bengal, and Tamilnadu to the list. Karnataka -  Shriram Properties Bengaluru Marathon 2015Kerala -  Spice Coast Cochin Marathon November 2015 Meghalaya - Satara Marathon (Shillong) July 2016Telangana - Airtel Hyderabad Marathon August 2016Maharastra - Stanard Chartered Mumbai Marathon January 2017 Pondicherry - Auroville Marathon February 2017