NEWS
02/18/2016 08:54 EST | Updated 02/18/2017 00:12 EST

Youth Olympics: Ali Nullmeyer wins silver in ladies' slalom

Canada took home another medal at the Youth Olympics on Thursday, with Ali Nullmeyer finishing second in the ladies' slalom.

The 17-year-old Toronto-native was sitting in third after her first run of 54.78 seconds. But her second run of 50.02 vaulted her ahead of Austrian Nadine Fest and into the silver medal position with a total time of 1:44.80.  

The medal is Canada's first silver and fifth overall at the Youth Olympics. 

Aline Danioth of Switzerland took home the gold, as she had the fastest times in both runs at 53.33 and 49.68, which put her 1.59 seconds ahead of Nullmeyer for the win.