IRONMAN - An extreme triathlon race where you finish 4km swim, 180km cycle and 42km run - This race was finish by Sidharth Routray for the first time by any Odia in October, 2016.
He is the first Ironman from Odisha. He is son of Suresh Routray the famous Jatni MLA. His childhood was in the dust and fields of the village at Kusumati, Jatni. For school he move to Bhubaneswar and joined Kendiya Vidyalaya No1, the Unit-9 Central School. After 12th he got selected into NDA [National Defence Academy] - Khadakwasla, Pune. He is a proud Ex-Hunter. He carries the H+ve Blood Type. From there he went to IMA Dehradun. After that he went on to finish double masters as CFA + MBA marketing & IT.
Currently working as Director Digital Marketing for Ooma Inc., in San Jose, the Silicon Valley of USA.
He is an avid mountaineer, have winter/summer climbed more than 50 peaks. He lives in Campbell, California with his wife Anita Misra (Ayurvedic Doctor) and two daughter Aroha and Aditi.
He is proud to prove to the world, an Odia is no less to any other world citizen.