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'Rolls Royce Club' honours Kerala's adventure tour company

IANS  |  Kochi 

In a first of its kind honour, Adventure (KA), an adventure tour company based here, is going to feature in the upcoming RREC (Enthusiasts Club) publication "In Pursuit of Excellence", to be released in later this month.

They are the only company from to feature in the publication, which is owned by the owners of and Bentley.

Adventure was started here in 2000 by two former officers -- and Sam T Samuel.

Speaking to IANS, Samuel, a former naval pilot, said it was in 2016 that they were contacted by a of Publication house, and was told that they were shortlisted for feature inclusion in an RREC publication named "In Pursuit of Excellence", due to come out by end 2017/ early 2018.

Zacharias said the selection was done on the request of RREC, which was looking for a company from across the globe.

"Over the last year or so, we were interviewed, data collected and finally a two-page article was written about us that has been included in the RREC publication which is being launched on March 23, 2018 at the Goodwood House, Chichester, UK," said Zacharias, an engineer.

The former naval officers had, after taking voluntary retirement from the Indian Navy, launched KA and they were the first to introduce adventure tourism in at a time when adventure in was restricted to the Himalayas.



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First Published: Mon, March 12 2018. 17:18 IST