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PyeongChang-2018

Wilkie brings home bronze

Canada's youngest competitor at the PyeongChang Paralympics will be coming home with a medal.

Salmon Arm's Natalie Wilkie won a bronze medal in the 1.5k women's standing sprint in cross-country skiing.

The 17-year-old finished in five minutes 14.3 seconds.

She was just a tenth of second behind silver medalist Vilde Nilsen of Norway.

It was the second event at the games for Wilkie, who finished sixth in the 15k free standing event.

Wilkie has one event remaining in PyeongChang, the 7.5k classic standing at the end of the week.



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PyeongChang 2018 Medal Count
CountryGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Norway14141139
2Germany1410731
3Canada1181029
4United States98623
5Netherlands86620
6South Korea58417
7Olympic Athlete
from Russia
26917
8Switzerland56415
9France54615
10Sweden76114


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