The 15th National Ice Speed Skating Championship started at GDA Ice Skating Rink at Gulmarg on Sunday.
Olympic coach and international skier Shabir Ahmad Wani inaugurated the morning session of the championship among large gathering of skaters, parents, officials and tourists.
In the 15-17 years boy's 500 meter category, Adeeb Wani of J&K bagged gold medal, Umar Iqbal of J&K bagged silver and Yogesh Sharma of Madhya Pradesh bagged bronze medal.
In 15-17 years girl's category, Ashel D'Silva of Karnataka bagged gold, Swarali Deoof Maharashtra bagged silver and Visheshta Singh of Madhya Pradesh bagged bronze.
In 17-19 years boy's category, Prajwal Sharath of Karnataka bagged gold while as Bhargava K Lokesh of Karnataka bagged silver. Ashwin D'Silva of Karnataka bagged bronze medal.
In senior men's category, Dr. Versha S. Puranik of Karnataka bagged gold while as Reethu Dinesh of Karnataka bagged silver. Raina Kukreja of Haryana bagged bronze medal.