Jammu, Dec 29: Upcoming long distance runner, Aryaveer Singh of BSF School (Paloura) claimed gold medal in Under-16 category of State Cross Country Championship, which alongwith Senior State Athletic Championship concluded, here Thursday.
Aryaveer won the gold for second consecutive year. The Championship was organized by Jammu & Kashmir Athletic Association, under the auspices of Jammu & Kashmir State Sports Council.
Around 250 athletes (men and women) drawn from various districts of the State participated in this Championship to vie for the top honours.
Bilal Ahmed Bhatt was the chief guest on the occasion, while Zamir Thakur was the guest of honour.