Remembering Sarah Burke ...

Remembering Sarah Burke

Updated: January 21, 2012, 12:43 AM ET
By Alyssa Roenigk

Sarah Burke was a fighter.

I believe that is how she would have wanted to be remembered; she would not want to be remembered simply by a list (although it would be a very long one) of contest wins, groundbreaking halfpipe tricks and "firsts" by a woman. Those are details. Sarah's life was about the bigger moments, about so much more than being the best woman in the sport of freeskiing.

For Sarah, success was about others as much as it was about herself. It was about fighting ...

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