We Are Happy To Announce,Sharmilaji been Feliciated in Season one -Womens Achiever Award & Connected to Our Ngo Ek nayidisshaa-GurukulFoundation -Director & Founder Dr.Jiggnna Desai.
It is rightly said and believed:
“Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity”
This holds very true for the protagonist here – Dr. Sharmila Pandey -a doctor by profession, a housewife by choice and a Marathon runner, a motivational speaker, a social activist and much more by her dedication, determination hardwork and perseverance!
It is said that every action is created twice – first in your mind/your thoughts and then in reality Dr. Sharmila had dreamt of Marathon run for 10 years and
on 1st February, 2014, she came across an opportunity which was as limitless as she was – the advertisement of Standard Chartered Marathon – now known as Tata Mumbai Marathon. This was the turning point and a new beginning for her – the beginning of fulfillment of her dreams her desire!
Dr Sharmila believes that the beginning of all good things is Desired.She believes focusing on your skills is very important, whether it’s about working in the kitchen as a homemaker or as a Sportsperson on the field. You can do anything at any age – all you need is focus, determination and the stubbornness for the desire and the passion. For her, optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. According to her, there is no limit to what we as women can accomplish. She’s been an inspiration to many. She’s is a motivational speaker and has motivated many across the world. She has been awarded with many National and International awards. Some of her achievements are:
Has completed 252 Marathon runs (10K, 15k 21K 25K) Rappelling
Trekking at many places
Has been interviewed by YouTube channel Women TV India G Town Awardee
100 km Oxfame Walk
Has completed Ultra 6 hours Run
Has won award for ‘Queen in the Making ‘UNIMO’ Indore.
I.N.S.P.I.R.E Beyond Motherhood-Sportsperson of the Year
Successful Women Award 2017
Rangoli Award – 2019 and 2020
Guinness World Record Holder in Plank Challenge and Backward Race
Has successfully completed Kailash Mansarovar Trek Devil circuit finisher for 3 consecutive years
Dr. Sarojini Naidu International Women’s Award 2020. Forever Star India Awards for the real Superwomen 2020 International Creative Society Award Interview
Unit Calendar launch award 2021 Global GIW Award Singapore
The Indian Achievers club 50-50
Also did The Everest Base Camp Trek just few months back
and many more to add to this unending list.
Dr. Sharmila is an active member of CVMD, an NGO for mothers and daughters and she continues to inspire the homemakers who are or want to start their second journey! Her achievements have helped her to be among young sports
enthusiasts, either awarding them as a Chief Guest or simply motivating them and encouraging them with her fiery speeches.
She’s been interviewed by various channels, platforms and social media – all curious to know her exciting and thrilling journey!
From running a Marathon to running within the home during pandemic, Dr. Sharmila has been an excellent example of what determination can do for an individual!
What she also exemplifies is:
“Success is neither magical nor mysterious – Success is the natural consequence of good habits.”
RN News Editor