Ukrainian Paralympic athletes win three medals at the World Championships in cross-country skiing and biathlon
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Three medals – gold and two bronze medals – this is the achievement of the National Paralympic team of Ukraine on the first day of the World Championships in cross-country skiing and biathlon in Östersund, Sweden. This reports Ministry of Youth and sports.
Our parabiathletes were three times on the podium in the 7.5 km sprint.
- Alexander Kazik (visual impairment (totally blind); guide Sergey Kucheryavy) – "gold";
- Bogdan Konashuk (standing class) – "bronze";
- Sergey Romanyuk (standing class) – "bronze".
The world championship in cross-country skiing and biathlon will last until January 29. Athletes from 19 countries of the world take part in it. The Ukrainian team is represented by 24 athletes with disabilities.< /p>
Prepared by: Sergey Daga