Sheetal has been riding for the last 20 years all over the Western Ghats, over strenuous terrains & High Mountain passes of Ladakh, Kashmir & Himachal, West Bengal and Sikkim. Having spent more than a decade riding in the Himalayas, she was able to gain a lot of experience and knowledge about the natural forces, weather and routes, her successful attempt to ride up the Marsimek La, (highest mountain pass in the world) got recognition in The Limca Book of Records. Apart from riding up there in 2010, she has been riding to the gorges of Batalik, to the distant Turtuk (next to POK), Sasoma village (on the road to Siachen), to the mysterious fort of Hanle (farthest village near the Indo-China border) and has also done the scenic Lake circuit of Eastern Ladakh and has lead a group of 11 women riders up the world’s highest motorable road, the Khardung La, a feat which too, was recorded in the Limca Book of Records.
At http://www.mybikemyworld.com/, she enjoys her job as a CRO (Chief Ride Officer) where she gets to ride bikes to some of the most wonderful places and write about the bikes and those places in reviews, reports, travel articles and much more. As a Features Writer, The Himalayan Hideouts series at mybikemyworld.com sees herself guiding riders to explore some of the most beautiful destinations unheard and undreamt of.