Day 4: J&K dominates in SnowShoe competitions
Prize distribution ceremony held at Golf Club
Post by on Monday, March 1, 2021
Gulmarg, Mar 01: J&K dominated in the SnowShoe competitions on the fourth day of the 2ndÂ Khelo India National Winter Games 2021, which is near completion with a closing ceremony to be held tomorrow.
Besides events in skating, icestock sport, snowshoe, figure skating, mountaineering etc., the events that had been postponed yesterday were also held.
In the Figure Skating event, Akula Sai Samitha and Rokhaiyya Farheem Shaik, both from Andhra Pradesh secured gold and silver respectively. Harshita Rawtani settled with silver.
In the Icestock Sport individual distance competition, Zafeera and Farhana Eliyas from J&K won gold and silver medals, while in the Men's Senior group, Aadil Manzoor Peer from J&K team A and Umar Tariq from J&K team B took gold and silver
In the snowshoe event of SprintÂ JuniorÂ GirlsÂ 1500â€metre,Â LathaÂ AAÂ of KarnatakaÂ bagged the gold medal while MannatÂ Mushtaq of J&K won silver. Madiha of J&KÂ won the bronze medal.
In the SprintÂ JuniorÂ GirlsÂ 400â€metre,Â RutbaÂ Saleem of J&KÂ bagged the gold medal while Madiha of J&K won silver. Huriya of J&KÂ won bronze. In the SprintÂ JuniorÂ BoysÂ 1500â€metreÂ category, AijazÂ AhmedÂ Kenu bagged another gold medal for J&K, while Gh.Â Haider of Ladakh gotÂ bronze.
In the evening, prize and medal distribution ceremony was held at Golf Club, where the top performing players in different sports events held during the past three days were felicitated with prizes by the senior officers of Jammu and Kashmir Sports Council.