A two-weeks climbing festival organized by Alpine Club of Pakistan, the national mountaineering and sport climbing federation concluded at Islamabad.
The Festival included rock climbing competitions, which included paying tribute to national heros, climbing training camp, orientation to climbers and their engagement in Clean and Green Pakistan, introduction of safe climbing SoPs.
Climbers from different parts of the country and departments such as Higher Education Commission and Sui Northern Gas participated in these activities. The athletes were also engaged in cleaning the trek at Margallah Hills.
In Rock Climbing Competitions of Quaid-e-Azam Trophy and Hassan Sadpara Memorial Competition the awards in different categories were won by:
- – Mr.Zaheer Ahmed,
- – Hassan Faiz,
- – Mushahid Hussain,
- – Abu Hurraira,
- – Abdul Bari,
- – Arbab Ayaz,
- – Kansi Umar Bilal,
– Ms. Saba.
Raja Nasir, Minister for Tourism & Sports from Gilgit-Baltistan as the Chief Guest alongwith Mr. Abu Zafar Sadiq, President, Alpine Club of Pakistan distributed the prizes.