Ahmedabad: A city youth places third

Naveen Singh, 29, from Maninagar, achieved his dream of finishing first in Rally of Chamba . Himalayan Pradesh tourism department takes participants on some of the most treacherous roads .

AHMEDABAD: At Rally of Chamba, which began earlier this week in Himalaya Pradesh, Naveen Singh, 29, a resident of Maninagar, achieved his dream of finishing first.During a 450-kilometer ride, the Himalayan Pradesh tourism department takes the participants on some of the most treacherous roads and covers areas including Saach Pass, Killar, and Kishtwar Road.Singh was on the fifth spot in the same rally in 2021.He has also participated in Raid de Himalaya in 2018 and Rally of Himalayas in 2021.

When you are accompanied by a maintenance vehicle that transports fuel and food, it lasts for four days.Singh, who fell in love with biking at the age of 18, said that many don't even finish the run.For two days I was in the same mud-soaked clothes as before.However, the improvement in my results this year has been a huge confidence booster.

Singh said he wants to promote the sport in Ahmedabad and Gujarat.