Croatia has its first ever medal at a Winter Paralympic Games. Bruno Bošnjak brought the first medal to Croatia when he won the bronze today in the snowboarding discipline “banked slalom” in Pyeongchang.
"I am delighted to be involved in the history of Croatian performances in the Winter Paralympics by winning the first medal for my homeland, and I dedicate this success to my parents, trainers and all those who believe in me,” commented Bošnjak at the end of the competition.
Bošnjak secured the bronze with a time of 54.08 seconds. American Noah Elliott, with a time of 51.90 seconds, won gold and silver was won by American Mike Schultz with a time of 53.42 seconds.