The prize distribution ceremony of the 29th National Ski Championship-2022 was held at PAF Ski Resort, Naltar today. Air Marshal Muhammad Mughees Afzal, Chairman Pakistan Aeronautical Complex was the Chief Guest of the occasion.
Addressing the ceremony, the Chief Guest appreciated the efforts of PAF and WSFP for the promotion of winter sports in Pakistan. He also congratulated all stakeholders for successfully holding the mega event.
The Chief Guest also awarded medals among the winning players. Gilgit Baltistan Scouts clinched the winner trophy of the 29th National Ski Championship-2022. In the Giant Slalom category, Mr. Zahid Abbas, Mr. Mir Nawaz, and Mr. Waqas Azam of Gilgit Baltistan Scouts were awarded Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals respectively. The gold medal for the 5th Snow Boarding Championship-2022 was won by Mr. Khalid Hussain of Gilgit Baltistan Winter Sports Association, the Silver medal was earned by Mr. Zahid Abbas of Gilgit Baltistan Scouts, and the Bronze medal was awarded to Mr. Ali Hasnain of Hindukash.
Earlier, Air Vice Marshal Imran Majid, Air Officer Commanding, Federal Air Command said in his address that PAF is fully committed to not only promoting Skiing in Pakistan but also training budding players for participation in international winter sports events.