Race Management Team - 2022
Radha Rangarajan comes in as Race Director for the Hexaware DRHM 2022. One of the early founding members of team Dream Runners, a decade of having a ringside view of DRHMs and already having been part of the RMT for 2016 Edition, she is now to helm DRHM 2022 and deliver yet another successful edition of our flagship event.
Always into sport and fitness even during her school and college days, she is a veteran of many half and full marathon events, including some of the World Majors. She has been a regular podium finisher at various events, finisher at Chicago marathon with a personal best of 4:28 for FM, a finisher Detroit FM. More recently, she has also taken up the sport of rowing, representing the team for Madras Boat Club. She is also a professional in the technology space , having turned successful entrepreneur after years of leadership experience in the industry.
Radha brings forth invaluable experience and ability both from the world of sport and enterprise. Her role assumes greater responsibility this year, as the world, while still grappling with it, is also learning to coexist with the pandemic. Times require even more focus on health and fitness and in the role of the race director for this edition, Radha will combine her enthusiasm for fitness, along with tenacity and patience to inspire many more to hit the road of fitness through the flagship event.
Samina Lal, quiet and reticent, yet feisty and determined, comes in as part of the management team for the Hexaware DRHM 2022. While being in the background, she has handled meticulous planning and execution of various aspects of the event in the past editions.
She is a committed practitioner of health and fitness routines. At 6 mins and a few, she still holds the record, among the very few in Chennai, for the extended plank challenge. A regular on the cycling, running and strength training circuit, enjoying all of it without being bogged down by results, typifies her personality.
A homemaker par excellence, she has also recently turned entrepreneur by providing an online platform for a community of women homemakers , to sell their products and services.Her professional acumen of handling diverse teams combined with her cheery disposition, will see her as a team player guaranteed to make the Hexaware DRHM 2022 a resounding success.
KK, as he is popularly known, completes the trio, as part of the Race Management Team for the Hexaware DRHM 2022. He is part of the Marina Dreamers chapter of Dream Runners.
The saying ‘Attitude determines Altitude’ holds literally in case of KK. A debut FM, attempted and successfully finished, in the famed and pristine heights of Ladakh, clearly showcases an ‘off the road’ thinking that will contribute enormously in making this edition of the event a unique one. A regular on the running circuit, he has a FM PB of 3:45 at Delhi and is often present as an official pacer in several running events, inspiring others to achieve. An enthusiastic yoga practitioner, he has also taken up training for those who want to join the bandwagon of running enthusiasts- “From Couch to Marathons’ as a sport and fitness initiative.
His love for numbers and setting benchmarks is not just restricted to runs, but also as a thoroughbred professional in the Fintech and Banking space for over 15 years. Being a team player, deft in handling diverse teams and projects, his contribution as part of RMT will undoubtedly ensure another memorable edition.