Powai Women Do it Again! Team Think Beyond close at 5th Position! Participating in the World’s Biggest Women’s Car Rally!
3rd to 5th May witnessed 1500 women from four cities – Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore and Hyderabad participate in the Times Womens Drive, a unique car rally to support the Pink Cause! The rally has become world’s largest women car rally, now featuring in Guinness Book of World Records & Limca book of Records.
3 cars with 9 women were from Powai to show solidarity towards the women who have suffered cancers that afflict women. The Times Of India group & IARC played the most spectacular host to the rally and has tied up with Tata Memorial Hospital to support the awareness and prevention of cancer in women. Devieka Bhojwani, the lady behind the scenes has been relentless in spearheading the same for the hospital.
The rally ended with a grand show full of fun, frolic, laughter & excitement with women winning a wide variety of awards.
The TSD i.e. time, speed, distance rally format is the most gruelling task where the 3 participants from each car distribute the roles, each one playing a significant role; one of driving, navigating and calculating while adhering to strict traffic rules. Despite the drill many of these women have been participating year after year and bringing accolades to Powai.
Team Think Beyond, for one has been part of the rally all 10 times from inception. The team comprises of Minoo Mantri, Archana Bagri and Abhilasha Mantri having completed at 5th position. Think Beyond has been supporting the cause of cancer with other organizations as well.
Team Wonder Women – Kirti Desai, Gayathri Thakoor and Mamata Asthana completing at a 7th position! Their car carrying the most innovative messages!
Team Mumbai Warriors – Rashmi Mishra, Madhubanti Sharma and Ami Agrawal