Pearce hits Colorado with yoga fundraising, brain injury awareness

Pearce hits Colorado with yoga fundraising, brain injury awareness
Local News

By Edward Stoner

VAIL — It’s been just over five years since former professional snowboarder, Kevin Pearce crashed during a half-pipe training session in Park City, Utah. Just two months before the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, it was his head that took the full force of the near-fatal fall, tearing him away from a gold medal dream and dropping him into the depths of a nightmare. Kevin’s story is captured in “The Crash Reel,” a 2013 documentary that tells his story as a top-tier athlete, his sudden accident and his ongoing recovery with a brain injury. The trauma brought on a six-day …

Source:: Vail Daily Feed