The 3rd Pakistan Navy International Nautical Competition was held at the Pakistan Naval Academy, Karachi. International teams from Germany, Indonesia, Oman, Qatar, Sri Lanka and Turkey participated in the week-long nautical events of the competition. Commander Karachi, Rear Admiral Zahid Ilyas graced the closing ceremony of the competition as the chief guest.
During the PN International Nautical Competition, six international teams besides Pakistan Naval Academy and Pakistan Marine Academy participated in various activities comprising sailing, swimming, lifesaving, seamanship and physical fitness contests, held at Karachi harbour and Pakistan Navy Sports Complex.
While addressing the ceremony, Commander Karachi expressed satisfaction over immaculate conduct of events and congratulated the winners for their success in various sports activities. Later, he gave away prizes to the winning team for displaying outstanding performance during the event. The Turkish Naval academy team won the competition with 5 gold medals while the Pakistan Naval Academy team was declared runner-up.
The ceremony was attended by a large number of civil and military dignitaries and diplomats.
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