Published on March 9th, 2014 | by mpower
Tyler Walker Crashes Big During Men’s Downhill at Sochi Paralympics
Sochi, Russia: 3/9/14
United States Athlete Tyler Walker was competing at the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games in the Alpine Skiing Downhill event on Saturday when things took a turn for the worse. Walker crashed in spectacular fashion and had to be airlifted to the hospital. Sustaining a concussion he is recovering fine following this event. It is uncertain if he will return to competition.
“I’m ok! I don’t remember crashing but I didn’t break anything. Thanks so much for all the support, it means everything. I totally got a ride in a Russian helicopter, though!” Tyler Walker via Facebook.