Karachi, Nov 19: Defence Authority Marina Club located in DHA Phase-VIII, standing majestically over looking over the unfathomable Arabian Sea hold exciting water sports events to promote fascinating marine activities in the country. Recently Angling Competition 2016 which is fishing in sea with rods and reels on boat was held in which male and female competitors above the age of 18 years participated with great zeal and enthusiasm. A colourful prize distribution ceremony was held at the conclusion of Angling Competition with great fanfare at the club premises. Administrator DHA Brig Shahid Hassan Ali was the chief guest on the occasion.
The excited anglers had adequate knowledge of sea survival and used sea worthy boats having communication facilities with complete survival and safety equipment on board. The anglers started off their exciting and memorable journey carrying the national flags after midnight and used rods, reels and baits etc for fishing and enjoyed the adventurous activity.
A lot of excitement, competitive spirit and enthusiasm was displayed by the club members and non members who participated in the angling event. It was fun, sports and adventure and an event full of action and activity which was enjoyed thoroughly by the participants.
Administrator DHA Brig Shahid Hassan Ali appreciated the relentless efforts of club and its staff in organizing a wonderful sports event with great precision and success. He said such exciting marine sports are lively activities which help in promoting healthy and positive trends in society. He distributed various prizes amongst the winners of the competition. The event was followed by a sumptuous dinner held in the serene and exhilarating environment of the club.