(This News Article Is Originally Posted on Navjeevan Express)
Two Para Officers, who are also real brothers. shine in 24-hr Stadium Run held on Saturday and Sunday in Chandigarh, a Defence release said.
Lt Col Swaroop Singh Kuntal participated in 24 hours Tuffman Stadium Run, Chandigarh on 13-14 Mar 2021. By running continuously for 24-hr and completing 191.3 km, Lt Col Kuntal proved his mental toughness, physical fitness, and ultimate human endurance.
Maj Sachin Singh Kuntal is a well-known ultra-marathoner and cyclist. Maj Sachin completed a 100-km run in 08hrs 46mins. In the past, the officer has won laurels for the Indian Army by winning several Ultramarathons.
In the past, Lt Col Kuntal has won several triathlons and ultra-marathons. In Oct 2019, Lt Col Kuntal became the fastest Indian in Ironman Malaysia by completing 3.8-km swimming, 180-km cycling, and 42.2-km running in 12 hrs 14 minutes.
In Nov 2019, he won Ultraman India by completing 10-km swimming, 420-km cycling, and 84.4-km running in a record 27 hrs 46 mins. Lt Col Swaroop Singh Kuntal has been invited to participate in Ultraman Canada from India.