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Sarah Burke remembered at X Games

A candlelight ski-down commemorates the life of Sarah Burke during Winter X Games

Updated: January 27, 2012, 2:27 PM ET
By Devon O'Neil | XGames.com

ASPEN, Colo. -- One week after the death of freeskiing icon Sarah Burke, her friends and former rivals held a candlelight vigil at the top of a darkened Buttermilk SuperPipe, then skied together to the base.

In addition to the somber halfpipe trip, ESPN aired a tribute Thursday night during the live Winter X Games broadcast to honor the late pioneer, who has been a constant subject of discussion in Aspen this week.

The 29-year-old Canadian, who would have been the defending ...

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