Shillong, January 8, 2018: In a match befitting the final to an intense tournament, Niaw Wasa held their nerve to beat Tynrongmawsaw on penalties in the title match of the Meghalaya State League (MSL) in Jowai on Saturday.
~~By Natasha Dkhar
“The thrill of Speed overcomes the fear of Failure”
The passion for speed,the love for cars and the thrill they seek in driving is what brought the duo together as a team to conquer new heights in one of the extreme sports in the world.The duo have left no stone unturned ever since as they with their mean machines are taking motorsport to a new level.The dynamic duo are none other than Phoebe Dale Nongrum & Baljit Singh Tedwal from Shillong.
In an exclusive interview with TNT-The Northeasttoday,the duo will tell us about their journey as partners and many more…
TNT: Give us a brief Bio about the two of you?
Baljit Singh Tedwal: I started out my Journey in Motorsport with Motocross in the year 1998. I have competed in 17 Motor Cross and won 13 podium. Then I started getting into Autocross later and won a few race and side by side I have competed in a few National Rallies and brought home 3 Wins for the Northeast … The passion that I had never stopped but grew more and more each day. As of now I am concentrating more on upcoming National Rallies..
Phoebe Dale Nongrum: I grew up having the Passion for speed, the love for cars and bikes. As I was growing up I would have these small drag Race, but as there was no platform for a woman in the Racing track in Shillong, I left town to pursue my studies and had been away for over a decade. But it is when I had returned back whereby some friends of mine had organized a local autocross event and asked me to give it a try.Without hesitation I said yes and ever since my journey in this extreme sport has continued.
Khliehriat, July 10, 2018:
For the love of the GAME!
As the finals of the FIFA World Cup 2018 is approaching, football-loving state of Meghalaya is on the move to ensure that its people experience the ongoing fever of the world’s biggest sporting event in the best possible manner.
Shillong News Desk | Shillong, March 26, 2018:
Motorsports is not only about modified cars, powered engines and off-roading, it is also about exerting the power drive and enthusiasm on a something more sociable — a cause which has become the talk of the town these days — Road Safety.
SHILLONG | Dec 20, 2018:
The first edition of the Meghalaya Baby League (MBL) had a fantastic final day at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here today, with Langsning Greenergy Lions crowned the overall champions.
From Our Correspondent, Shillong News | Tura, Mar 12, 2018:
Four athletes from Meghalaya will be a part of the contingent representing the country in the 3rd International Martial Arts tournament to be held in Bangkok in Thailand from March 12-19.