The SunPedal Ride is an adventurous travel memoir about a journey of 79 days and 7424 kilometres in summer 2016 across North West India on a solar powered bicycle by Sushil Reddy and a support vehicle with a team comprising of Krunal Tailor, Rajendra Bhaskar and Himanshu Singh.
In May 2016, the graduate from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-B), Sushil Reddy, set off on his hybrid bicycle to raise awareness about solar energy as a sustainable energy source. Seventy nine days later, he had pedaled across Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, and Delhi — and earned a Guinness World Record for the longest journey on a motorized bicycle. The four of them took off on a journey of a lifetime with a mission and the cause to raise awareness about solar energy among the people of India.
This ebook has the motivation, daily experiences, interesting adventures and learnings of the team throughout their journey. Read to know how this journey turned out to be much more than the mission and the cause it was initially aimed for. From gatecrashing a wedding to the many on-road selfies, this travel journey has many interesting experiences which will amuse, inspire and motivate the reader. Reader will get immersed in the concept of "unity in diversity" of India and know more about the culinary delights!
This ebook is dedicated to everyone who made this journey possible with their unconditional love and support. The proceeds of this ebook downloads will be used to support the solar energy needs of a school in the Rajasthani village of Jatwara via the NGO - Hockey Village India.(http://www.hockeyvillageindia.com/).