6000km walk for Clean Ganga
Event Timezone Is - India
Presenter / Host Bio
Col Manoj Keshwar ( aka Mike) stepped out of uniform after command of his Regiment ( a Victoria Cross Regiment), to pursue a passion of his life … Road Tripping around the world. After voluntary retirement from Army, Mike did an Executive Global Business Management Program from IIM Lucknow followed by a year as HR Head of McDonalds (North & East). Mike then moved on from the corporate to raise his passion start-up Viktorianz, a bespoke Adventure Travel Company focused on adventure road trips and treks around the world. Here is a video of of Mike and his dream Viktorianz, as covered by News 18 Channel - Col Manoj Keshwar -Military Motorcyclist His adventure travel company of about 6 years, has grown rapidly to run road expeditions in 25 countries covering Indian subcontinent, South East Asia, Europe and ANZ Region. He leads a crack team of Ride Captains, who have decades of road trips experience to conduct motorcycle operations within a Geography and trans-border. Their 2018 landmark 53 day, 22000 kms, road trip from India to London has been the talk of town in road trips circle. Here is an Audio Podcast about him and his road journey across half the world. Click Here to Listen to the Podcast Viktorianz today is one of the most respected Adventure & Road Trips Company of India conducting trips in India and 25 countries around the world. It has the prestigious Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor for last 4 years in a row. FB Page : https://www.facebook.com/BindassViktorianz YouTube Channel : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6n2ZQXLofncJfFAufS_Wpg Instagram : _viktorianz_adventures Mike is a man of a few talents - an American Long Distance Rider– ( Rode 1680 kms in 24 hour), has jumped World's highest bungee, runs half marathons, bit of a golfer, a speaker and a blogger. He has over 100,000 international riding kilometres under his belt around the world and still counting. The future road trips projects in the pipeline are - TransAfrica, Trans Australia and Vladivostok to Capetown. An environmentalist at heart, he has now taken up the most urgent mission of our times - To Deliver a clean Ganga to future generations in 11 years through a unique adventure cum environment project : "ATULYA GANGA”. Atulya Ganga is a 6000 kms, 8 month walkathon around River Ganga to raise awareness amongst people and seek their participation in cleaning Ganga. The walk is today in its 70th day having covered 2100 km. This unique and unprecedented project has the patronage of Ministry of Tourism ( Under Incredible India and Dekho Apna Desh program) and that of Namami Ganga ( Ministry of Water Resources) - Website - Atulyaganga.com The causes of Martyrs and Veterans is at the heart of Mike, and he regularly contributes to them. He leads a ride to a battlefield each year to pay homage to the Martyrs … They did Kargil ride and a ride to Rezangla War Memorial in 2019.
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