The competitions of the 2015 Qatar International Short Track Cup was concluded in Doha on Sunday.
The event featured the participation of Skaters from Malaysia, India, Turkey and South Korea in an effort to develop skating across the region.
The Qatari squad included Nayef Al Rumaihi, Sharida Jamal, Mubarak Al Mohannadi, Fahad Mohammad Mohamad Hatem and Mohammad Faraj.
In 333m race, Erin Mendris of Turkey occupied the first place ahead of his compatriot Caradinir Mohammad in the second place while Mohammad Aref of Malaysia settled in third place.
Erin Mendris of Turkey also led the 500m event. Caradinir Mohammad of Turkey and Mohammad Aref of Malaysia occupied the second and third places respectively.
Rashid Al Sulaiti, President of the Qatar Winter Sports Committee stressed that the inaugural edition of event aims to elevate the level of Qatari skaters by exposing them to high-level, international athletes.