Published on March 9th, 2014 | by mpower
Tyler Walker Crashes Big During Men’s Downhill at Sochi Paralympics
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.