Srinagar: State Winter games are scheduled to be held from 1 April next month at Gulmarg, a statement issued by Winter Games Association of Jammu and Kashmir said.
Different events like Alpine Skiing, Nordic skiing and Snowboarding competitions will be held in different age group Senior men and women, Junior and Sub-Junior boys and girls born in 1996-97-98; 1999-2000, 2001-02 and 2003-04 categories.
Snowboarding will be held for Senior and junior male categories, while for Nordic Ski there will be only senior men and women categories.
Players who obtain first 4 positions will be selected for future national ski and snowboarding championships to be held in 2018.
According to the organizers “The participant’s have to arrange their own equipment.” The elimination round is scheduled to be held on 1st April there will be elimination rounds. The first ten winners will proceed/succeed for further competing rounds.
No travelling and food charges will be paid on first day, however those who qualify the final rounds will be provided free lodging and boarding by the association.
The championship will be held under the aegis of J&K State Sports Council.
Interested players are asked to bring one photograph, attested copies of date of birth and advance ski course certificates along with them.