LUDLOW, VT. – The first time I met Kevin Pearce he was flying high. It was the run-up to the Vancouver Olympics and this young kid from Vermont was poised to take the podium on snowboarding's half pipe for the U.S.
By Philip Hersh Most of the athletes at this week's U.S. Olympic media summit in Chicago have February circled on their calendars, with their minds focused entirely on getting to the 2010 Winter Olympics. Olympic snowboard hopeful L... Read Post
Highlights from coverage of the Sochi Winter Olympics: GRACE UNDER PRESSURE: NBC snowboard analyst Todd Olympic Viewing: Soggy Pipes, Groovin’ Luger - - Read Post
Professional snowboarder and 2010 Winter Olympic hopeful Kevin Pearce suffered a traumatic brain injury last week while training for the U.S. snowboarding Olympic qualifiers. While riding the pipe in Park City, Utah, Pearce slammed ... Read Post