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Stories with subject: Snowboarding
  • Injured snowboarder helps other brain injury survivors story has photos
    Updated: May-28-16 12:24 pm

    LINCOLN, Vermont - A near-fatal halfpipe crash while training for the 2010 Olympics ended Kevin Pearce's snowboarding career and changed his life forever. Six years later, Pearce, 28, continues to cope with his traumatic brain injury that he will carry with him for the rest of his life and he's helping other survivors do the same.

  • Carrabassett academy named top ski/snowboard club 
    Updated: May-22-16 10:39 am

    CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine - The Carrabassett Valley Academy has been named as the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association top club of the year for both skiing and snowboarding.

  • When weird things happen, Olympians rely on mental training 
    Updated: May-20-16 2:28 am

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - The divers were warming up, getting ready for the biggest moment in their lives when, out of nowhere, a man in a blue tutu rushed to the ladder, ran to the edge of the board and swan-dived into the pool.

  • US Ski Team launches foundation to tackle safety awareness 
    Updated: May-09-16 2:52 pm

    The group of young skiers on that tragic day saw only this: A slope that wasn't roped off and blanketed in fresh snow.