Major Shashi Mehta from Dehradun represented India in 24 HOUR IAU ASIA OCEANIA CHAMPIONSHIP on 02 July 2022 in Bangalore.
Major Shashi Mehta of Dehradun represented India in 24 HOUR IAU ASIA OCEANIA CHAMPIONSHIP on 02 July 2022 in Bangalore. Indian Women Team won Silver in the championship. She is an NCC Officer and currently posted in Saharanpur.
The Australian team won the gold medal, running a total of 607 km. India’s team won silver medal by running 570 km in 24 hours. Major Shashi Mehta contributed 184 km to the team’s total distance.
Major Mehta was practicing for this event for the last 3 months. She is well known personality in Dehradun as she has won many medals in various running events in Dehradun. She also encourages and trains young boys and girls for marathons.
Next goal of Major Mehta is to qualify for world championship which will happen in Dec 2023.