BOISE -- Visually-impaired cross country skier Jake Adicoff of Ketchum has finished sixth in the 20 Kilometer Classic Race in the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.
Rhe 18-year-old and his guide Reid Pletcher finished with a time of 58:37.4. That's six minutes off the winner's pace, according to Paralympic.org.
I came into this week thinking this would be my least favorite race and I know it s my most difficult race, Adicoff told journalist Nick Krueger of TeamUSA.org.
To finish sixth does a lot for my confidence wise heading into the rest of the week.
Canadian Brian McKeever won the event with a time of 52:37.1.