With the passing of Canadian freestyle skier Sarah Burke, thousands have taken to Twitter and other social media websites to express their thoughts.Comment on this story
Friend and former teammate Roz Groenewoud tweeted: "Thankyou for being a great teammate for 6 years and for believing in me more than I ever did myself. You'll always be my hero. Loveyou Sarah"
The Canadian Olympic Team tweeted: "Our deepest, heartfelt condolences to Sarah Burke's family and friends. This true champion will be missed."
Sarah Burke is a trending topic on twitter.
Multiple Facebook groups have been created in her memory.
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