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Winter Olympics: From Gulmarg to Beijing, the story of Arif Khan

Firstpost | 13/02/2022 07:02 PM | Click to read full article

His friends remember him for uncompromising discipline and work ethic. In the winter months of December-January when he would stay in Gulmarg, Arif Khan would be up at 5:30 am and hit the slopes at 7 am.

Apharwat peak that towers over Gulmarg at 4390 metres would be his choicest conquest, giving him a smooth, free passage to hone his skills.