A Winnippeger brought home Manitoba’s first medal of the 2019 Canada Winter Games.

Tyson Langelaar earned golden glory in long track speed skating on Sunday.

The 20-year-old recently placed first in the 2018 Canadian Junior Championships and earned a silver medal in the World Junior Championships the same year.

The games kicked off Friday in Red Deer and wrap up March 3rd.

Tyler Williamson-Derraugh