Discussion

It happened at Winter X ...

Five-peats, perfect scores, first-ever tricks: It's all in a Winter X Games

Updated: January 30, 2012, 7:14 AM ET
By Devon O'Neil | XGames.com

ASPEN, Colo. -- Nothing any athlete did at Winter X Games Aspen 2012 was going to cure the emptiness in their guts. Not the medals they won, not the memories they shared, not the tears they shed.

The spirit of freeskiing's godmother, Sarah Burke -- who died Jan. 19 at age 29 after a fall in the Park City, Utah, halfpipe -- was everywhere this week. It didn't matter what your sport was, it didn't matter whether you were 15 or 50; the action-sports community united to mourn one of its heroes ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?