Paralympics 2018: Ukrainian skiers won the team’s seventh gold

The seventh gold award joined domestic skiers the Treasury of the Ukrainian team at the Paralympics in Pyeongchang.

On the final day of the Games in 2018 to the highest step of a pedestal rose Yury Utkin, Liudmyla Liashenko, Yulia Batenkov-Baumann and Oksana Shishkova, who took first place in the skiing mixed relay 4×2. 5 km. In the national team of Ukraine has 22 awards – 7 gold, 7 silver and 8 bronze medals.

We will remind, on March 9 at the South Korean city of Pyeongchang started the XI Paralympic winter games. In South Korea gathered more than five hundred athletes from 48 countries. They are competing in 6 sports disciplines. Only at the Paralympics in 2018 will compete for 80 medals.

The Ukrainian team at the winter Paralympic games in Pyeongchang will represent 33 of the athlete. Ukrainians will compete for medals in biathlon, skiing and ski racing. Here you can read everything you need to know about the Paralympics in 2018.