New Delhi: The Corps of Electronics and Mechanical Engineers of Indian Army is undertaking an Ultra Cycling Expedition, as part of the celebration for its Platinum Jubilee. The Expedition was flagged off on 15 August 2018 on the occasion of Independence Day from MCEME Secunderabad.
The team will cover a distance of 25000 km within 120 days and pass through all the states. The expedition will be completed in three phases. In the first phase, the team will cover Secunderabad to Leh and Leh to Kanyakumari. In the second phase, Kanyakumari to Tezu and then Tezu to Koteshwar. And finally, in the third phase, the team will cover Koteshwar to Delhi and thus complete Golden Quadrilateral.
The team will attempt Guinness World Record for longest distance cycling in a single country, Guinness World Record for fastest Golden Quadrilateral route by cycle, Limca Book of Records for Fastest North-South Cycling and Limca Book of Records for Fastest East-West Cycling.