365Telugu.com Online News, January 25, Hyderabad: LifeCykul in association with Synchrony organized the 11th annual Republic Ride at the Pala Pitta Cycling Park Gachibowli, Hyderabad. Mr. Andy Ponneri, Senior Vice President & Business Leader – India, Synchrony, and Ms. Kameswari Gangadharabhatla, Vice President, Human Resources, Mr. Deenanath Harapanahalli, CEO LifeCykul along with other senior leaders from various corporations flagged off the ride which saw the participation of more than 2,000 amateur and pro cyclists.
The 11th edition of the Republic Ride was fully digitalized with the introduction of the LifeCykul app. The app can connect interested participants across the globe to take part in the ride irrespective of their location and time zone. People can simply download the LifeCykul app, enroll and start the Republic journey from anywhere in the world. The Republic Ride is a yearly fixture in Hyderabad’s cycling calendar and has seen 50,000+ cyclists participate during the past 11 years.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Andy Ponneri, Senior Vice President & Business Leader – India, Synchrony said, “The annual Republic Ride has helped encourage cycling in Hyderabad. We are happy to participate and were amazed to see such an overwhelming response. It’s a wonderful and healthy way of celebrating our Republic Day together. I thank all the participants and enthusiastic citizens who came to cheer on the riders. To help drive a culture of wellness, we are pleased to support fitness programs like these that promote a healthy lifestyle.”
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Deenanath Harapanahalli, CEO LifeCykul says, “Republic Ride has now become the cycling event in the country. The LifeCykul App is making the ride “Digital” and global. We are quite excited about this innovation and how it is making the event accessible to all cycling enthusiasts around the world”