Srinagar: Winter Games Federation of India (WGFI) in association with Winter Games Association of J&K, IIS&M and HAWS held two day selection trials for Asian Junior Alpine Ski Championship at Gulmarg on 3rd and 4th February.
Around 30 athletes representing different affiliated Units of Winter Games Federation of India including J&K, HP, Uttarakhand, IIS&M, HAWS, ARMY, and ABVIM&ASetc.took part in the trials.
Asian Junior Alpine Ski Championship is scheduled to be in Iran in March
The trials were held in Slalom and Giant Slalom events under the supervision of WGFI President Col JS Dhillon and the representatives of different states. Besides ace skiers like Gul Mustafa Dev,Shabir Dar,Dhan Bahadur and Arif Khan, the services of Mehmood Ahmad Lone and Nazir Ahmad were utilized for laying the race course and officiating the trials smoothly.