BEIJING — Mollie Jepsen of West Vancouver, B.C., captured a silver medal within the girls’s big slalom standing occasion on the 2022 Beijing Paralympics.
Jepsen gained second place in a time of two minutes 0.95 seconds.
China’s Zhang Mengqiu gained gold within the occasion, incomes her nation’s first-ever para alpine snowboarding gold.
Germany’s Andrea Rothfuss gained bronze.
That is the 22-year-old Jepsen’s sixth profession Paralympic medal and second of the Beijing Video games.
She beforehand gained a gold in Beijing within the girls’s downhill standing occasion.
Canadians Mark Arendz, Brittany Hudak seize biathlon silvers at Beijing Paralympics
Mark Arendz of Hartsville, P.E.I., captured a silver medal within the males’s 12-kilometre particular person standing occasion on the 2022 Beijing Winter Paralympics.
Arendz completed behind Frances Benjamin Daviet of France in a time of 40 minutes 13 seconds. Grygorii Vovchynskyi of Ukraine gained bronze.
It is the eleventh Paralympic medal Arendz has collected throughout his embellished profession.
On the ladies’s facet, Brittany Hudak of Prince Albert, Sask., gained a bronze medal within the girls’s occasion. She completed in a time of 49 minutes 3.4 seconds.
Liudmyla Liashenko of the Ukraine captured gold within the occasion whereas China’s Zhao Zhiqing gained silver.
Hudak, 28, now has gained three Paralympic medals in her profession.
This was the primary medal she’s gained on the 2022 Beijing Video games.
Tyler Turner wins Paralympic silver medal in para snowboard banked slalom
Canadian Tyler Turner earned a bronze medal within the males’s banked slalom SB-LL1 occasion on the 2022 Beijing Paralympic Winter Video games.
Turner, of Campbell River, B.C., turned in a time of 1 minute 12.84 seconds.
China’s Wu Zhongwei and Dutch rider Chris Vos gained gold and silver, respectively.
The SB-LL1 class is for snowboarders with reasonably affected motion within the knees or legs, the absence of 1 leg above the knee or two legs beneath the knee.
The 33-year-old Turner earlier gained gold within the males’s snowboard cross occasion on the Beijing Video games.