Swiss skiers compete in Mongolian ski competition

2019-01-10 17:05:48

Bulgan/MONTSAME/ A ski competition ‘Pioneers’ Cup-2019’ was held on January 6 for the second year in Teshig soum of Bulgan aimag. In this year’s competition, four skiers from Switzerland competed and won three gold medals.

The ski competition was carried out in four age categories among teen athletes, alongside two age categories among adults and relay contest.

Winners were A.Ariunbileg of Bulgan aimag (girls’ 2.5km event -age 11-12), O.Altangerel of Bulgan aimag (boys’ 2.5km event-age 11-12),G.Nyamtulga of Bulgan aimag (girls’ 25km event- age 13-14), U.Enkhsaikhan of Orkhon aimag (boys’ 2.5km event – age 13-14), Frehoiz Lijou from Switzerland (girls’ 7.5km event –age 15-16), B.Dalkhsuren (boys’ 7.5km –age 15-16), and Sh.Ariunjargal (girls’ 5km event- age 17-18 ) and O.Zolbayar (boys’ 10km – age 17-18).

International master Ganzorig won a gold medal in men’s event for aged 26-36 while Alian Forst topped the event of age category over 37.