Winter Paralympics 2018: Millie Knight wins silver for Britain on day one

Winter Paralympics 2018: Millie Knight wins silver for Britain on day one
 

ParalympicsGB won their first medal at Pyeongchang 2018 as Millie Knight secured silver in the visually impaired women’s downhill category.
Alongside guide Brett Wild, Knight finished 0.86 seconds behind the victorious Slovakian Henrieta Farkasova and her guide Natalia Subrtova.
Knight had crashed and suffered a concussion on the same course in the 2017 World Championships but she showed no fear in her medal-winning run 1min30.58sec. “I literally can’t stop smiling,” Knight said afterwards. “This is amazing, the year we have had to get here, it has been a struggle. I never really thought... read more

 
10 March 2018 in Sport, Views: 34
Source: Guardian
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