Team USA Medal Tracker: Para Snowboard World Cup Pyha

By U.S. Paralympics | Nov. 30, 2018, 11:24 a.m. (ET)


Mike Schultz, pictured above at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 where he won two medals - gold and silver - is looking to build off his success at the world cup season opener in Pyha, Finland, Nov. 30-Dec. 1.

 

Team USA will make its first stop on the 2018-19 World Para Snowboard world cup circuit in Pyha, Finland, the site of the 2019 world championships. Sending a small delegation of three athletes - Noah Elliott, Keith Gabel and Mike Schultz - the U.S. is back on snow for the first time since the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 where the team won a historic 13 medals. Athletes will compete in snowboardcross for the first time this season and face off against top international talent for this key world cup heading into 2019.

Follow results from Pyha with the Team USA medal tracker: 

 

Saturday, December 1 Snowboardcross

BRONZE

  • Keith Gabel - SB-LL2
  • Noah Elliott - SB-LL1

 

Friday, November 30 - Snowboardcross

GOLD

  • Mike Schultz - SB-LL1 
  • Mike Minor - SB-UL

BRONZE

  • Keith Gabel - SB-LL2
  • Noah Elliott - SB-LL1

 

 

Mike Schultz (left photo) took home gold the first day of action at the 2018 World Para Snowboard World Cup in Pyha, Finland on Nov. 30

while Noah Elliott (left photo) and Keith Gabel (right photo) captured bronze.