The Hush Post: IPS officer Ravinder Kumar Singhal has successfully completed the Ironman triathlon held in France. The triathlon involves a set of physically gruelling activities.The event which was held on Sunday included cycling for a staggering 180 km, swimming for around 4 km and a 42-km marathon. Singhal, 53, is from the Maharashtra-cadre and is posted as police commissioner, Nashik.
A news report quoted his trainer Dr Mustafa Topiwala as saying that Singhal completed the triathlon in 15 hours and 13 minutes as against the stipulated time of 17 hours. Singhal had undergone extensive training before heading to France last week to take part in the international competition.
In 2015, model-turned-actor Milind Soman had successfully completed the race and Maharashtra’s senior IPS officer Krishna Prakash participated in it last year, Topiwala said.