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Palmer skier Grace Miller makes Paralympics debut

  • Author: Anchorage Daily News
  • Updated: March 11, 2018
  • Published March 11, 2018

Grace Miller of Palmer made her Paralympic Games debut Monday in South Korea by placing 10th in a field of 11 skiers in the 15-kilometer freestyle race.

Miller, an 18-year-old who was born without a left forearm, finished with a time of 1 hour, 8 minutes, 51.5 seconds.

She was well off the pace set by gold-medal winner Ekaterina Rumyantseva of Russia, who clocked 49:37.6.

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