Islamabad: Gilgit Baltistan’s scouts have lifted the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) Alpine Ski Cup courtesy of Waqar Junior’s outstanding run in both Slalom and Giant Slalom events at PAF Ski Resort, Naltar.
Waqar was in sublime form in both races of the event and bagged gold and a silver medal in both categories.
In the Slalom category, former Olympian Mohammad Abbas from Pakistan Air Force (PAF) had a fabulous day on the slope and earned the Gold medal in the category.
The silver medal in Slalom was won by GB Scouts’ Waqar Junior, while Noor Muhammad from Pak Army claimed the Bronze medal.
The Giant Slalom category was dominated by the Skiers of GB Scouts as besides Waqar Junior’s Gold, the Silver and Bronze Medals were also won by his teammates Sajjad Ahmad and Waqas Azam respectively.
Teams of PAF, Pak Army, GB Scouts, Swat, Punjab, Balochistan, Sindh, Islamabad, Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Higher Education Commission, Civil Aviation Authority and Alpine Club participated in the event.