The Ukrainian won the first in the history of the country a gold in the snowboard championship (PHOTO)

Украинка выиграла первое в истории страны «золото» в первенстве по сноуборду (ФОТО)

Ukrainian athlete annamari Dance received the first medal for Ukraine at the world Championships in snowboarding.

It is reported sportarena.

Dana established the best result of Ukraine at the world Championships, finishing 6th in the parallel giant slalom, and won a silver medal for Ukraine.

28-year-old Ukrainian came through qualifying, has won in the 1/8 finals, quarterfinals and semifinals, she lost in the final therefore was satisfied with a silver medal.

For Dance is the best result in his career. She’s never finished above 15th place in the parallel slalom at the world Championships. And her best result in any of the disciplines 6th place at the world Cup.

Ukraine became the 24th country that won a medal at the world Championships in snowboarding. Make it blue-yellow national team managed at the 13th FIFA world Cup, which is being held in the United States.

Thanks to the medals Dance Ukraine has risen from twenty-first place in the overall medal standings by sharing this place with the UK.

Also, earlier it was reported that on 18 February 2018 during Olimpijskih winter games in Pyeongchang Ukrainian freestyler Alexander Abramenko won the gold medal.