Looks like the Indian contingent at RAAM is really strong this year. We have already reported about Dr Amit Samarths attempt supported by SCOTT. We are happy to see other biking companies also actively partciapting. Pankaj Marlesha director of Longshine Mumbai, one of the countries leading bike and accessory distributor is attempting the RAAM this year as a part of a team of four. Others being Dr. Ramakant Patil, Pediatrician, Dr. Rajendra Nehte, Plastic Surgeon and Dr. Sandeep Shewale, Orthopaedic Surgeon.
All four have had crewing experience at the RAAM in the past
Pankaj is the Sales and Technical Director of Longshine and an avid cyclist who has participated in over 15 road an track nationals between 1996 and 2012 and has won several awards including the national games bronze and the Maharashtra state Chatrapati award
CRANK wishes Pankaj and other in the team all the best