Sport: Mountain biking
Medal: Bronze in women's cross-country mountain bike race
Early in the race Pendrel was caught up in a crash that left her in 15th place. Then, her shifting stopped working. But the 35-year-old fought back and finished third, after a sprint to the finish line with fellow Canadian Emily Batty, who finished fourth. Pendrel told the CBC after the race: "I'm used to having bad starts, luckily, and I know I can work through a field. We had prepared for every scenario. I knew that I could close a gap and that's what I set about doing today."
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