Sarah Burke http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Sarah Burke en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:00:01 MDT Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:12:56 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss One year after death, skier Sarah Burke hardly forgotten at Winter X Games http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621068/One-year-after-death-skier-Sarah-Burke-hardly-forgotten-at-Winter-X-Games.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621068/One-year-after-death-skier-Sarah-Burke-hardly-forgotten-at-Winter-X-Games.html For a brief moment, freestyle skier Sammy Carlson thought he caught a glimpse of her in the Winter X Games crowd. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 14:55:59 MST Amy Donaldson: Lindsey Vonn should be satisfied with success against other women http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568914/Lindsey-Vonn-should-be-satisfied-with-success-against-other-women.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568914/Lindsey-Vonn-should-be-satisfied-with-success-against-other-women.html Alpine skier Lindsey Vonn's quest to compete against men inadvertently sends the message that women's sports are less... Mon, 17 Dec 2012 06:47:42 MST Freestyle pioneer Sarah Burke remembered at memorial http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765567740/Freestyle-pioneer-Sarah-Burke-remembered-at-memorial.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765567740/Freestyle-pioneer-Sarah-Burke-remembered-at-memorial.html Family, friends and admirers of Sarah Burke gathered in Whistler Village on Tuesday night to bid farewell to the late... Wed, 11 Apr 2012 07:38:33 MDT 2012 Winter Dew Tour: Nick Geopper wins freeski slopestyle, Tom Wallisch takes championship http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705550249/2012-Winter-Dew-Tour-Nick-Geopper-wins-freeski-slopestyle-Tom-Wallisch-takes-championship.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705550249/2012-Winter-Dew-Tour-Nick-Geopper-wins-freeski-slopestyle-Tom-Wallisch-takes-championship.html Nick Geopper finally got the elusive win he had been chasing all season in the 2012 Winter Dew Tour at the Toyota Championships. Sun, 12 Feb 2012 20:05:12 MST Skicross racers seek redemption at US Grand Prix http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700223625/Skicross-racers-seek-redemption-at-US-Grand-Prix.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700223625/Skicross-racers-seek-redemption-at-US-Grand-Prix.html A year ago, Langely McNeal was in the midst of a switch to the corporate world, working 80 hours a week for a Groupon-like... Thu, 09 Feb 2012 13:31:12 MST 5 questions: Tom Wallisch http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700222196/5-questions-Tom-Wallisch.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700222196/5-questions-Tom-Wallisch.html This Pennsylvania native began skiing at age 3 Sat, 04 Feb 2012 21:29:08 MST Winter X athletes still test limits http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700220075/Winter-X-athletes-still-test-limits.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700220075/Winter-X-athletes-still-test-limits.html Caleb Moore releases from the handlebars of a 450-pound snowmobile, 35 feet off the ground, with the possibility of being... Sat, 28 Jan 2012 23:32:03 MST Tribute for Burke planned for Thursday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218584/Tribute-for-Burke-planned-for-Thursday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218584/Tribute-for-Burke-planned-for-Thursday.html The Winter X Games will hold a tribute Thursday to honor freestyle skier Sarah Burke, who died last week from injuries... Tue, 24 Jan 2012 17:25:25 MST Family has raised $287,000 to cover Burke's bills http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218570/Family-has-raised-287000-to-cover-Burkes-bills.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218570/Family-has-raised-287000-to-cover-Burkes-bills.html A website set up by the family of deceased Canadian freestyle skier Sarah Burke has now raised more than $287,000 —... Tue, 24 Jan 2012 16:46:04 MST Amy Donaldson: Sarah Burke's death a loss for all women http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218047/Sarah-Burkes-death-a-loss-for-all-women.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218047/Sarah-Burkes-death-a-loss-for-all-women.html It was just a brief moment in between podium shots. It was nothing spectacular. Nothing, I'm certain, she even remembered. In... Sun, 22 Jan 2012 23:54:43 MST About Utah: Sarah Burke's death rekindles an old debate http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218038/Sarah-Burkes-death-rekindles-an-old-debate.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218038/Sarah-Burkes-death-rekindles-an-old-debate.html Predictably, the death of freeskiing champion Sarah Burke nine days after a crash-landing in the superpipe at Park City, just... Sun, 22 Jan 2012 23:39:21 MST Donations help cover Burke's medical bills http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217421/Donations-help-cover-Burkes-medical-bills.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217421/Donations-help-cover-Burkes-medical-bills.html In less than 24 hours, fans, friends and fellow skiers raised enough money to pay Canadian freestyle skier Sarah Burke's... Fri, 20 Jan 2012 16:16:19 MST Sarah Burke had an impact on her sport, other athletes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217146/Sarah-Burke-had-an-impact-on-her-sport-other-athletes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217146/Sarah-Burke-had-an-impact-on-her-sport-other-athletes.html Sarah Burke fought for their right to compete, to be paid equal prize money and to be included in the greatest championship... Thu, 19 Jan 2012 21:21:32 MST Sarah Burke had Olympic-sized love of mountains, halfpipe http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217140/Sarah-Burke-had-Olympic-sized-love-of-mountains-halfpipe.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217140/Sarah-Burke-had-Olympic-sized-love-of-mountains-halfpipe.html Sarah Burke believed she was born for the mountains Thu, 19 Jan 2012 21:04:09 MST Thousands respond to death of Sarah Burke through social media http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217038/Thousands-respond-to-death-of-Sarah-Burke-through-social-media.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217038/Thousands-respond-to-death-of-Sarah-Burke-through-social-media.html Thu, 19 Jan 2012 00:00:00 MST Sarah Burke succumbs to ski injuries http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700216979/Sarah-Burke-succumbs-to-ski-injuries.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700216979/Sarah-Burke-succumbs-to-ski-injuries.html Canadian freestyle skier Sarah Burke succumbed to injuries Thursday morning that she sustained in a fall Jan. 10 while... Thu, 19 Jan 2012 13:46:14 MST Skier Burke's family cancels news conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215952/Skier-Burkes-family-cancels-news-conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215952/Skier-Burkes-family-cancels-news-conference.html The family of Canadian freestyle skier Sarah Burke canceled a news conference scheduled for Monday in Utah to provide an... Mon, 16 Jan 2012 13:19:56 MST Sarah Burke's family cancels press conference to allow time for further tests http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215914/Sarah-Burkes-family-cancels-press-conference-to-allow-time-for-further-tests.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215914/Sarah-Burkes-family-cancels-press-conference-to-allow-time-for-further-tests.html A Monday morning press conference in which Sarah Burke's doctors and family members planned to talk with the media was... Mon, 16 Jan 2012 10:09:13 MST Utah freeskier Jen Hudak feels, understands her injured rival Sarah Burke http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215318/Utah-freeskier-Jen-Hudak-feels-understands-her-injured-rival-Sarah-Burke.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215318/Utah-freeskier-Jen-Hudak-feels-understands-her-injured-rival-Sarah-Burke.html It might be difficult for some to understand why a woman would devote her life to pursuing a place in a sport that didn't... Fri, 13 Jan 2012 20:59:35 MST Skier Burke remains in critical condition http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215243/Skier-Burke-remains-in-critical-condition.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215243/Skier-Burke-remains-in-critical-condition.html Canadian freestyle skier Sarah Burke remains in critical condition two days after surgery to repair a tear to an artery that... Fri, 13 Jan 2012 16:51:39 MST Skiers hit the halfpipe despite Burke's injury http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215139/Skiers-hit-the-halfpipe-despite-Burkes-injury.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215139/Skiers-hit-the-halfpipe-despite-Burkes-injury.html The afternoon sun has cast a giant shadow across one wall of the imposing 22-foot superpipe at Park City Mountain Resort. Fri, 13 Jan 2012 12:46:30 MST Sarah Burke undergoes operation to repair vertebral artery http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700214866/Sarah-Burke-undergoes-operation-to-repair-vertebral-artery.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700214866/Sarah-Burke-undergoes-operation-to-repair-vertebral-artery.html SALT LAKE CITY — Canadian freestyle skier Sarah Burke underwent a successful operation that repaired a torn artery in... Thu, 12 Jan 2012 16:07:21 MST Hospitalized freestyle skier Sarah Burke helped pioneer her sport http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700214567/Hospitalized-freestyle-skier-Sarah-Burke-helped-pioneer-her-sport.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700214567/Hospitalized-freestyle-skier-Sarah-Burke-helped-pioneer-her-sport.html Burke, who remains in a medically induced coma and in critical condition at University of Utah Medical Center after an... Wed, 11 Jan 2012 19:27:33 MST X Games freestyle ski champ injured in Park City halfpipe http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705397170/X-Games-freestyle-ski-champ-injured-in-Park-City-halfpipe.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705397170/X-Games-freestyle-ski-champ-injured-in-Park-City-halfpipe.html Defending X Games champion freestyle skier  Sarah Burke was injured while training in Park City early Tuesday afternoon... Tue, 10 Jan 2012 21:15:51 MST