GILGIT: Umaima Wali secured first position whereas Jiya Ali secured second position in the women’s Slalom category of Saadia Khan Ski Cup championship which concluded at PAF Ski Resort, Naltar today.
According to PAF press note, Mishal Hussain got the first position while Marrium Iqbal remained second in children ski competition girl’s under-14 slalom categroy. In boys under- 16 Saifullah stood first while Zubair Ali got the second spot. The first position in boys under- 14 slalom category was clinched by Zaman Ali, while Zahir Ullah got the second place.
In the women’s giant slalom category Khusheen Sahiba remained first whereas Humaima Wali got the second position. In Skating Boys category-I Muhammad Iqbal got first position. In 2nd Speed Skating competition grils Under-12 Mishal Hussain stood first. In girl’s under-16 Minhal Aziz got first position. In master category Khusheen Sahiba stood first. In boys under- 12 Mubashir, in Under-16 Saifullah and in Master category Zia ur Rehman remained first.
The ski competition continued for three days at PAF Ski Resort, Naltar. Skiers from various Ski associations of Pakistan participated in the championship in temperatures below freezing point. A large number of spectators and Ski lovers from all over the country came to witness the championship. The event is named after a great young skier Miss Saadia Khan who lost her precious life in a tragic car accident at age of 24 years.