The Team

We are a small team from different backgrounds who have come together for a unified purpose of spreading the message of conserving nature, & create awareness to protect the environment by hosting endurance filled Ultra Marathons!

Dighvijay Jedhe

Dighvijay Jedhe

Founder President of WGRF. Mountain & trail running enthusiast. Farmer for lifetime, has a deep rooted connection with the Sahyadri ranges.

Amar Dhumal

Amar Dhumal

Trail runner, trekking expert, loves to do heavy workout & power lifting. Works in Information Technology sector. Trustee of WGRF.

Maruti Gole

Maruti Gole

Wrestler and Advocate. Has climbed more than 1300+ different forts, all well photographed and documented. Maruti Gole has walked from Agra to Rajgad fort commemorating the escape of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. Trustee of WGRF.

Anil Pawar

Anil Pawar

Farmer. Social engineering is his passion, expert knowhow of Pune's Sahyadri Mountains, & surrounding villages. Explorer of historical architecture. Trustee of WGRF.

Mandar Mate

Mandar Mate

Trekking enthusiast, outdoor & nature person, admirer of the Sahydri mountain range. He is climbing on Sinhagad fort every weekend more than last 2 decades. Building contractor. Trustee of WGRF.

Mahesh Malusare

Mahesh Malusare

Founder of Sahyadri Trekkers Club, Founder of Sahyadri Garjana Dhol-Tasha Pathak, Cyclist, & nature Photographer. Trustee of WGRF.

Harish Gawai

Harish Gawai

Banker by profession, but does not forget to run the trails before heading for office.

Harshad Rao

Harshad Rao

Mt.Everest Summiteer 2016, Mt.Kanchenjunga Summiteer 2018. Multi-sport athlete and of course a trail runner before climbing on to mountains. Former Software Professional.

Rajesh Satpute

Rajesh Satpute

Advocate by profession, Rajesh has explored almost all trails in Pune's Sahyadri ranges.

Sujeet Takawane

Sujeet Takawane

Handling of Photography & Videography department of SRT Ultra Marathon.

Aditya Shinde

Aditya Shinde

Expert mountaineer, outdoor & endurance sports enthusiast in trail running, trekking, mountaineering expeditions, skiing, paragliding. Works full time in a leading sports brand.

Kunal Bedarkar

Kunal Bedarkar

Specialist in the sport of alpine climbing, un-supported climbing, slack-lining, ultimate frisbee, mountaineering, speed trekking, triathlons, & marathons. Works in Information Technology sector.