Excelsior Sports Correspondent
GULMARG, Feb 3: As part of Gulmarg Winter Carnival, Snow Cycling event concluded, here today.
Waheed Ahmed of Celes Buds School, Kawoosa claimed the first position, while Hilal Sofi of Government Physical Education College Ganderbal and Rafiq Ahmed of Fort City Sports Club bagged the second and third positions respectively. Tariq Khan won 4th place, while the 5th place was claimed by Amir Asad of TCI MAX.
The event was organised by Tourism Department Kashmir in collaboration with JK Mountain Association.
Twenty five riders participated in the event which was flagged off by Dr Ilyas, Deputy Director Tourism Gulmarg.
Prominent among others present on the occasion were GM Dar, Mr Drabu and Shabir Wani.
President JKMBA, Asif Iqbal Burza lauded the efforts of the riders for taking part in the event and giving excellent performances.
The prize distribution function will be held on the Closing Ceremony of the Winter Carnival.