In the following days of Winter Games , athletes from Lakshadweep would be joining SnowShoe events in sprint categories.
Meanwhile, a seven-year old athlete Mohammad Amaar of Delhi Public School was youngest SnowShoe athlete during the SnowShoe run as he impressed everyone by finishing fourth in the junior category.
J&K dominate skiing events
After a late start J&K athletes dominated the Alpine skiing events in Children’s category that were held on the second day of Khelo India Winter Games 2020 at Gulmarg on Sunday.
In the Alpine Skiing, children’s C1 category, Syed Zain of J&K bagged first place while as Romainul Madina of J&K and Priyansh Kanwar of Uattarakhand bagged second and third places respectively. In C 1 Girls category, Mehak Kanwar of Uttarakhand bagged first place while as Aiza Noor of J&K and Naira Makhdoomi bagged second and third place respectively. In C2 Girls category, Jaza Ahmed of J&K bagged first position while as Rubab Ali Punjabi of J&K and Rida Altaf also of Punjab bagged second and third positions respectively.
In sledging race Mohammad Rafique Lone, Parvaiz Ahmad Lone and Abdul Rashid Lone bagged first three positions respectively. In Ski Cycle race , Naveed Ahmad Reshi bagged first position while as Shabir Ahmad Chak bagged second and Rizwan Ahmad Reshi bagged third.