Anna Meltinpot: Grigory Sysoev / RIA Novosti
Russian Anna Milenina won the gold medal in biathlon race at 12.5 miles in the class of “standing”. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
Milenina finished with a time of 38 minutes and 56.8 seconds, with two penalties in four shooting. In second place is also located a Russian biathlete Ekaterina Rumyantseva. Bronze was taken by the canadian Brittany’s hoodak.
For Mileninoy this gold medal became the second at the Paralympics in 2018. On 14 March, she won gold in ski racing in the sprint classic style in category “standing”. Total assets 31-year-old girl seven gold, seven silver and three bronze medals at the Paralympics.
The Paralympic games are held in Pyeongchang from 9 to 18 March. The Russian delegation consists of 75 people. 30 athletes and 6 female athletes-leading. Athletes compete under the Olympic flag due to suspension of the Russian Paralympic Committee.
Video, photo All from Russia.