Who is Menna Fitzpatrick? Visually impaired skier wins bronze in PyeongChang

MENNA FITZPATRICK has gained Nice Britain's third Winter Paralympic medal alongside her information Jen Kehoe.

The 19-yr-previous was additionally joined on the rostrum alongside Millie Knight – who gained her second silver medal in as many days.

 Menna Fitzpatrick and guide Jen Kehoe are competing at their first Winter Games

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Menna Fitzpatrick and information Jen Kehoe are competing at their first Winter Video games

Who is Menna Fitzpatrick?

THE 19-yr-previous visually impaired skier was chosen for her first Winter Video games in PyeongChang.

She was born in Macclesfield, Cheshire and has solely 5% imaginative and prescient.

She was awarded the Ski Membership of Nice Britain's annual Evie Pinching award in 2016 which celebrates snow sport athletes of the subsequent era.

What different medals has she gained in her profession?

SHE turned the primary British snow sports athlete to win a World Cup title. 

She gained in Aspen, Colarado in 2016.

She competes alongside guider Jennifer Kehoe.

 The 19-year-old is based in Macclesfield, Cheshire

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The 19-yr-previous is based mostly in Macclesfield, Cheshire

Which occasions is she competing in?

FITZPATRICK will compete in a complete of 5 occasions on the Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang. 

Her first race was in the downhill on Saturday the place she sadly didn’t end however redeemed herself in the tremendous-g securing her first Winter Video games medal.

She may also compete in the tremendous-mixed, slalom and the enormous-slalom.

 

MENNA FITZPATRICK has gained Nice Britain's third Winter Paralympic medal alongside her information Jen Kehoe.

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