The record title for the Fastest person from Maharashtra and India’s First Health & Fitness Expert to Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro ( Gilmans Point ) is 46 hours and was achieved by Harshal Satappa Sabale (Age: 32 Years), Solapur, Maharashtra, India. This record was attempted on 26 January 2023 and was done under the mentorship of Anand Bansode, Founder, 360 Explorers LLP.
JYESHTH ATUL MANE (AGE: 5 YEARS & 4 MONTHS), S/o Dr. Atul Mane, native of Pune, Maharashtra. Lingana is a massive pinnacle on the mainline of the Sahyadris between Raigad and Torna, located at a height of 2969 Ft. This fort is very difficult to climb as the rock cut steps were destroyed and its almost inaccessible. Jyeshth has successfully climbed the Lingana Pinnacle on 13 February 2022,started at 5.30 am and reached on the top at 11 am, completed the trek in 5 hours & 30 mins which made him to set a new record. This expedition was done under the guidance of Mountaineer Sagar Nalawade & Organized by SHILEDAR ADVENTURE INDIA, MAHARASHTRA.
Sarada Devi Kuragayala (Age: 44 years 1 month & 16 days), from Hyderabad, Telangana, India. She is a vegan, presently working as a journalist, who has successfully climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro on 10th September 2021 and thus created a new record title as the “first journalist & vegan woman to summit Africa’s Highest Peak – Mt. Kilimanjaro”. This was done to convey a message to stop killing animals and also to prove that vegans also have better endurance just like others.
Ambadas Gaikwad (Born 04/06/1981), native of Solapur, Maharashtra, India. He is presently Working @ Office of the Superintending Engineer, at M.I.D.C, AURANGABAD. To commemorate the 75th India’s Independence Day & Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Varsh, he has climbed the “Mount Elbrus”, on 15 August 2021 at 8.15 am, and displayed the Indian Flag on the top and sung Indian National Anthem, which made him to become “ THE FIRST INDIAN & MAHARASHTRA INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (A Govt. of Maharashtra Undertaking) employee to achieve the World Records ”. Ambadas Gaikwad has dedicated this expedition to the India Govt, Indian Army, Hon’le Shri. Uddhav Thackeray, C.M. Of Maharashtra, Shri.Bhushan Gagrani-IAS, Dr.P. Anbalagan – IAS, CEO, MIDC, Shri. Kailas Jadhav-IAS, Maharashtra Govt, Health Department, Maharashtra Police, Collector, Corporation Commissioner & Police Commissioner, Aurangabad, Film Actors like Amir Khan & Sonu Sood, Doctor’s, Journalists Fraternity, all Social Service Groups, Blood Donors, Corona Warriors, all Sanitary Workers, Women & Girls in the Country, as well as all people from various strata of Society and everyone who has provided their service in the war against Covid 19.
SMITA ASHA DURGADAS GHUGE (Age: 31 years), native of Pune, Maharashtra, India. She has successfully climbed Mount KILIMANJARO on 15th August 2021 and also displayed the 75 Ft Indian Flag at the base camp. This was done to commemorate the occasion of 75th Independence Day. She became the first female to display the longest Indian Flag at the base camp of Mt. Kilimanjaro. The expedition was organized by India’s top Adventure organizer 360 Explorer LLP. The Patriotic Fervor towards the Country has made Smita Ghuge receive many accolades.
SHARAD KULKARNI (Age: 59 Years) resident of Thane, Maharashtra, India, has successfully climbed the Hanuman Tibba, India, on 01 July 2021 at 9.30 am and has created a new Record. He became the oldest mountaineer to achieve this feat at the age of 58 years. This expedition was organized by Dream Adventures, India.
Ambadas Gautam Gaikwad (Born 04/06/1981), native of Solapur, Maharashtra, India. He is presently working at Office of the Superintending Engineer, MAHARASHTRA INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (AURANGABAD). He has successfully climbed the Mt. Kilimanjaro on 26 January 2021, and thus became the First employee from Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation to achieve this Record. This was done to commemorate the Republic Day on the Highest Peak of Africa. Ambadas Gaikwad sung the Indian National Anthem and read Indian Constitution preamble on top of Kilimanjaro. This expedition was organized by one of the top Adventure tour Company – 360 Explorer LLP.
SHARAD KULKARNI, resident of Thane, Maharashtra, India. At the age of 57, he has successfully climbed Mount Aconcagua (6962 mtr), highest mountain of South America on 25 January 2020 and at the age of age of 58 he has climbed Mount Elbrus on 12 August 2021, at 11.30 am and thus became the Oldest Mountaineer from India to summit Mt. Aconcagua & Mt. Elbrus. This expedition was organized by 360 Explorer LLP & Transcend adventure, India.
To commemorate the occasion of Yoga Day, the Most Number of “Sun Salutations”, has been performed by 1,10,000 participants on 21 June 2018, hosted at Balgaon, Jath (Sangli District, Maharashtra, India). The purpose of the event was to spread an awareness about the importance & benefits of Yoga. The inspiration behind the programme was Shri Chandrakantdada Patil, Revenue & PWD Minister, Government of Maharashtra. The event was organized by Shri Vijaykumar Nagorao Kalam (Collector & District Magistrate, Sangli), and his entire team as well as Shri Amrutanand Swamigalu (Yog guru) & Team of Shri Gurudev Ashram, Balgaon, Jath. It was co- ordinated and supervised under the guidance of Shri Trigun Kulkarni (Residential Deputy Collector, Sangli).