Gurleen Arora 2:20 Bus Gurleen Arora is a proud mother of 2 kids and currently a homemaker. She is an IT professional and worked in many MNCs including DELL India for many years. She left her career to take care of her kids.
Having faced critical health issues at a young age and subsequent weight gain (90 kgs), Gurleen decided to do something for her and then came GRR. She was introduced to running by her husband Sarabhjit Singh and started her passion in Aug 2014 with Pinkathon. Since then she has never looked back and dusted a good number of marathons including Delhi Pinkathon (2014 -16), Women 10K (2015-17), Airtel Delhi Half Marathon (2015-2016), IDBI New Delhi Half Marathon (2016-17) and Standard Chartered Mumbai Full Marathon (2017).
Her personal best in 10K is 56.05, in 21k is 2h and 9 mins and in 42k is 5h 7 min and 51 sec. Her urge for leading a healthy life didn't stop with just Running and with Rolling Wheels to Timber Trail she completed her first 300 km Bicycle ride Non-Stop last December. Gurleen today has lost 30 kgs and inspired many around her to start making a change in their lifestyles to lead a better life.
First time pacer, this Sikhni is excited to run in "Sifti Da Ghar - Amritsar".
Explanation of Sifti Da Ghar - A rough cut meaning of Amritsar is a “The pool of pure, clean, pious and medicinal water”. Sifti as per them stands for Adorable, Appreciation and Praise. Da of course means “is” here, and Ghar means a home which is an abode...The city of Amritsar (also referred as ASR) gets its name from the Amrut Sarovar.