Honorary Race Director
Shri. Krishna Prakash (IPS Officer)
Honorable Shri. Krishna Prakash
Special IG, Maharashtra Police
1st Indian to finish RAW (Race Across the West)
World's First IG Rank ULTRAMAN & IRONMAN
Shri Krishna Prakash is an IPS officer in Maharashtra cadre from the 1998 batch of Indian civil services. He has served at various posts in Maharashtra and was recently posted as the Commissioner of Police of Pimpri Chinchwad Commissionerate on September 5, 2020.
Back in 2017, he had completed the Ironman Triathlon, one of France's toughest sporting events in the world. The Triathlon is a three-day sporting event that requires participants to complete a 3.8-kilometer swim, a 180.2-kilometer-long bicycle ride, and a 42.2-kilometer run within a set time frame of 16 to 17 hours as part of the triathlon.
Going a step ahead of “Ironman”, IPS officer Krishna Prakash has completed the “Ultraman” race in Australia. If you’re curious about what makes a race participant an “Ultraman“, it is–swimming in the pacific ocean for 10 km, running for 84.3 km and cycling for 421.1 km!