Sarka Pancochova ~ Slopestyle
Photograph By Nick Atkins/sceneimages.com
Sarka Pancochova, right, crashed so hard during the women's slopestyle finals that she cracked her helmet. According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, instead of going straight to the hospital from the event, the IOC made her stop and take a drug test first.
Luckily, medical tests revealed no major damage. However, we were a bit annoyed that Sarka had to go to doping control in such a difficult situation, Jaroslav Vetvicka, the Czech team doctor, told the WSJ. Despite the crash, Pancochova also competed in women's halfpipe on Wednesday. She made it to the semifinal round.