Freestyle skier from Canada, Sarah Burke posing with a trophy and gold medals she wonin 2008 and 2009. After nine days of treatment due to an accident at practice, Burke, 29,died last Friday morning . According to family spokesman, Burke had an accident due to sink into a large piperunning during practice in Salt Lake, Utah, last week.
“Sara died peacefully and surrounded by beloved family. In accordance with her ??mandate,organs and tissue to be donated to save the lives of others,” said family spokesman, IrisYen as reported by Reuters on Friday (20 / 1).
Sara is the pioneer of freestyle skiing and the athletes of the world. The wife of RoryBushfield skier falls while doing the trick, known as the Flat Spin 540. Meanwhile, Chief Executive of the Ski Association, Peter Judge said the injury was caused when Sara does the trick Flat Spin although he did well.
“” We’re so sorry about the loss to Sarah’s husband and her entire family. It is very difficultfor us to imagine the pain he experienced and the grief the family he left behind, ”he said. When Sara was in a period of preparation ahead of the winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia2014. He predicted to be the gold medal in the event.