ashmir Alpine skier, Arif Khan, has qualified for the upcoming Winter Olympics 2022 to be held in Beijing.
Arif secured his place in the games during the qualifying alpine skiing event in Dubai.
Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Farooq Khan, has congratulated Arif Khan , Sports Council and Youth Services Sports department for the feat and hoped that his performance in Beijing Winter Olympics will be medal winning. He said that creation of world class sporting infrastructure with training and coaching facilities has started showing results and more and more players are getting selected for National and International sports events.
Arif has participated in nearly 100 International sporting events including South Asian Games, Asian Games and World Ski Championships. Currently he is the only Indian skier to secure a place in Beijing Winter Olympics 2022.
Beijing Winter Olympics 2022 is scheduled to be held from February 4 to 20.