Winter Olympics: Great Britain's Izzy Atkin wins bronze in the women's ski slopestyle

XXIII Olympic Winter Games
Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February
Coverage: Watch live on On Events TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, Eyes On Events Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times

Izzy Atkin won bronze in the women's ski slopestyle to claim Great Britain's second medal of the Winter Olympics.

The 19-year-old, born in the United States, scored 84.60 on a strong final run to claim a first British Winter Olympic medal on skis.

Switzerland's Sarah Hoefflin won gold with a score of 91.20 while her compatriot Mathilde Gremaud took silver.

Fellow Briton Katie Summerhayes finished seventh in the final.

The medal means Great Britain have now won consecutive medals on snow at the Winter Games, following Jenny Jones' bronze in Sochi in 2014.

It comes a day after Dom Parsons won bronze in the men's skeleton for GB's first medal of the 2018 Games.

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