romil-barthwal-2Follow Up: Lt Col Romil Barthwal ('12), helps organize 'Away from Gadgets' boot camp for teenagers (January 19, 2021)

Delta105 organises a boot camp 'Away from Gadgets' for teenagers in Haryana

We first ran a story on Romil Barthwal from The KGP Chronicle on September 13, 2019. Access the original article here.

Facilitating reconnection with nature, Delta105 has curated a mountaineering camp for teenagers in Delta105, Army theme-based adventure park close to Manesar, which will start from January 22, 2021, and will continue till January 24, 2021.

The pandemic has pushed people’s lives to revolve around gadgets and digital content. The heightened digital interactions have wiped the touch of nature from the lives of people. Considering the current scenario in which the teenagers are facing a disconnect with nature, Delta105 came up with a boot camp for teenagers having the theme, ‘Away from Gadgets.’ This boot camp is located in  Delta105, Army theme-based adventure park close to Manesar. The boot camp will start on January 22, 2021, and will continue till January 24, 2021.

This boot camp will allow teenagers to undertake mountaineering journey under the guidance of well-experienced professionals and enthusiasts.

Lt Col Romil Barthwal, Army Veteran, an alumnus of IIT Kharagpur and IIM Lucknow, will be training the teenagers there. He has led ten major mountaineering expeditions as team leader, including the mighty Mount Everest. He is a motivational speaker and a strategic leader.

Another trainer will be Bharath Thammineni, a genetic engineer and a mountaineer. He has a distinction of reaching the summits of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, and Mt. Manaslu. He is a highly experienced mountaineer with eight years of high-altitude expeditions under his belt. (Link to article)