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Strong captures silver medal in banked slalom at Paralympics

Strong captures silver medal in banked slalom at Paralympics

Jake Adicoff of the United States won the silver medal with a time of 24 minutes, 31.3 seconds. "I don't know how she was even able to yell at me, I was moving so hard".

"I was just yelling at her to not be dropped by me, I was breaking the wind", Young said. "I wasn't really thinking about where I was in order, I was just proud of my riding, that I stood it up and was fast".

Hudak, who was born missing part of her left arm, was introduced to skiing by Sochi teammate Colette Bourgonje, after Bourgonje spotted her working in a Canadian Tire store in her hometown when Hudak was 18.

Dino Sokolovic has claimed Croatia's first ever gold medal at a Winter Paralympics with a sensational win in the Men's Slalom - Sitting event at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang, South Korea today.

Wilkie finished the race with a final time of 22:12.2 while fellow Canadian Emily Young finished in the bronze medal spot with a time of 22:13.9. It was his fourth medal of these Games. "I've seen the Maple Leaf on that podium a few times now with teammates, but to finally be up there myself with that anthem, that's going to be an unbelievable feeling".

Hall paid tribute to his late mother Gayle Hall who was killed in a vehicle accident in 2010, not long after he won his first Olympic gold medal in Vancouver. Before he headed off the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang Dino said that a medal would fulfill all his dreams - now they have come true.

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"It's so surreal to think that I'll be carrying the nation's flag and representing all of Team USA", Masters said.

Friday he did just that. The Russian finished in 37:42.6, with a flawless performance. Benjamin Daviet of France took the silver in 43:50.5, while Norway's Nils-Erik Ulset was third (44:06.7).

"The gold medal day, I woke up and said, "hey, this is kind of east coast weather" - a little bit of rain, a little bit of snow, freezing, a little bit of ice and then warm temperatures right after - so I felt right at home in that kind of weather and that kind of conditions". He, however, missed two shots in his second prone shooting and slipped to 10th.

"That completes the set for biathlon".

It is also Sin's second medal at the PyeongChang Games after a bronze medal in the men's 15 kilometer sitting cross-country skiing last Sunday.

Canada also won bronze in wheelchair curling.


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