1. #1
    Deuce
    Eddie Mush
    Deuce's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 01-12-08
    Posts: 29,622
    Betpoints: 1926

    RIP Sarah Burke...

    So sad. (September 3, 1982 - January 19, 2012)

    Burke passed away on January 19 2012, from complications after her accident on Park City Mountain Resort Eagle superpipe in Park City, Utah


    So young, so beautiful, such a bright future ahead of her. RIP







  2. #2
    Fishhead
    Fishhead's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 08-11-05
    Posts: 32,156
    Betpoints: 1350

    SBR Founder Join Date: 8/11/2005


  3. #3
    ngates815
    Hooked Nose J
    ngates815's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 12-01-09
    Posts: 13,852

    Sad.

    RIP.

  4. #4
    CanuckG
    Funnel me
    CanuckG's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 12-23-10
    Posts: 15,579
    Betpoints: 24

    That first picture Deuce wowza

    RIP

  5. #5
    mathdotcom
    mathdotcom's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 03-24-08
    Posts: 11,691
    Betpoints: 594

    Wow Fish getting into posting broad pics

    Nicely done Fish

  6. #6
    mathdotcom
    mathdotcom's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 03-24-08
    Posts: 11,691
    Betpoints: 594


  7. #7
    DiggityDaggityDo
    Giant?
    DiggityDaggityDo's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 11-30-08
    Posts: 15,330
    Betpoints: 2330

    Who is she?

  8. #8
    High3rEl3m3nt
    Cigars, Bourbon and Guns Aficionado
    High3rEl3m3nt's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 09-28-10
    Posts: 5,567
    Betpoints: 4612

    Very sad...there's been a lot of deaths at the ski resorts here in SLC this year....mostly from avalanches.

  9. #9
    Dutchie
    Dutchie's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 12-15-11
    Posts: 724

    RIP

  10. #10
    Hurls
    Hurls's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 12-17-11
    Posts: 3,478

    RIP

  11. #11
    mikejamm
    finder and grinder
    mikejamm's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 08-24-09
    Posts: 5,117
    Betpoints: 37

    Terrible news. She was one of the best freestyle skiers in the sport and will be missed. A sad day in the skiing world.
    40pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY12th Place 12/16/2014

    150pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY13th Place 12/14/2014

    250pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY4th Place 12/9/2014

    593pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY2nd Place 11/30/2014

    510pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY1st Place 11/23/2014


  12. #12
    jjgold
    Update your status
    jjgold's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 07-20-05
    Posts: 181,234
    Betpoints: 3125

    Man worst news of the year so far

    SBR Founder Join Date: 7/20/2005


  13. #13
    Bcatswin
    Bcats Winning Everywhere
    Bcatswin's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 12-21-10
    Posts: 8,927
    Betpoints: 769

    RIP
    175 pts

    3-QUESTION
    SBR TRIVIA WINNER 12/04/2014


  14. #14
    Trident
    Update your status
    Trident's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 02-07-09
    Posts: 2,187
    Betpoints: 119

    Such a loss, not only was she the best in her sport but seemed like such a great person. RIP

  15. #15
    doublej95
    Co Power Poster 2011
    doublej95's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 01-26-10
    Posts: 14,047

    RIP.

  16. #16
    oiler
    oiler's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 06-06-09
    Posts: 6,322

    RIP
    600pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY1st Place 11/24/2014


  17. #17
    DrStale
    DrStale's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 12-07-08
    Posts: 9,680
    Betpoints: 302

    RIP
    175 pts

    3-QUESTION
    SBR TRIVIA WINNER 12/15/2014

    BTP
    Week 12
    3-2-0 385 pts


  18. #18
    Carseller4
    Pants up. Don't loot.
    Carseller4's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 10-22-09
    Posts: 16,444

    Looks like the Olympic Committee knew what they were talking about in the first place.

    They were trying to cut women's skiing. Burke fought hard to have them keep it.

    Now she is dead because of it.

    Very ironic.

    BTP
    Week 12
    3-2-0 375 pts

    SBR
    Points
    STIFF
    10,000pts

  19. #19
    ebbearsfb1
    ebbearsfb1's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 12-07-08
    Posts: 18,774
    Betpoints: 48

    r.i.p

  20. #20
    Alfie B
    Alfie B's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 03-12-08
    Posts: 488
    Betpoints: 864

    RIP Sarah.
    A beautiful woman, a great athlete, a pioneer in her sport and from all the interviews I've heard today she was a wonderful person to talk to and to know.
    My condolences go out to her family.

  21. #21
    tony_come
    tony_come's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 03-31-10
    Posts: 12,829
    Betpoints: 5331

    very pretty young woman

    RIP

  22. #22
    TodayIsForgotten
    TodayIsForgotten's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 06-19-06
    Posts: 538
    Betpoints: 1571

    Makeup fellas. She's not very pretty...at all. Sucks to see someone die, though. Life. What a bitch.

  23. #23
    Deuce
    Eddie Mush
    Deuce's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 01-12-08
    Posts: 29,622
    Betpoints: 1926

    Quote Originally Posted by TodayIsForgotten View Post
    Makeup fellas. She's not very pretty...at all. Sucks to see someone die, though. Life. What a bitch.


    Keyboard jockey. Let's see what you're working with, Ace.

    Someone's always gotta be a Richard.

  24. #24
    dwaechte
    dwaechte's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 08-27-07
    Posts: 5,481
    Betpoints: 108

    Quote Originally Posted by Carseller4 View Post
    Looks like the Olympic Committee knew what they were talking about in the first place.

    They were trying to cut women's skiing. Burke fought hard to have them keep it.

    Now she is dead because of it.

    Very ironic.
    I'm not against you trying to make a joke, but it seems like you're actually serious here... she was fighting to have it included in the Olympics in the first place, and most certainly would have continued either way. Plenty of venues in existence to compete in this sport.


    Truly sad stuff.

  25. #25
    hawley
    hawley's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 05-10-10
    Posts: 14,280
    Betpoints: 60

    sad loss

    RIP

  26. #26
    frizzelli
    frizzelli's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 08-06-10
    Posts: 8,787
    Betpoints: 48

    I lived in Whistler for 2 years we crossed paths numerous times she was a great athlete and person RIP

    BTP
    Week 13
    4-1-0 707 pts


  27. #27
    lifemagnetic
    lifemagnetic's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 04-01-11
    Posts: 157

    ya that's really really sad, bummer. RIP

  28. #28
    mikejamm
    finder and grinder
    mikejamm's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 08-24-09
    Posts: 5,117
    Betpoints: 37

    Quote Originally Posted by Carseller4 View Post
    Looks like the Olympic Committee knew what they were talking about in the first place. They were trying to cut women's skiing. Burke fought hard to have them keep it. Now she is dead because of it. Very ironic.
    Quote Originally Posted by TodayIsForgotten View Post
    Makeup fellas. She's not very pretty...at all. Sucks to see someone die, though. Life. What a bitch.
    No what's ironic, is both of you assholes making such fuk'in douchbag statements. The Olympic Committee was never going to cut womens skiing. Sarah lobbied to have womens freestyle included because the men already had it. She just wanted equal opportunity for the women competitors in her sport. And she died from a fall doing what she loved, not because she was a woman skier.

    Any she was a very beautiful woman! If you can't say something respectful and be mindful that a family just lost their daughter, a husband just lost his wife, and the skiing community lost a great ambassador for the sport, do us all a favor and just shut the fuk up!
    Last edited by mikejamm; 01-19-12 at 08:41 PM.
    Nomination(s):
    This post was nominated 2 times . To view the nominated thread please click here. People who nominated: dwaechte, and Nats' Fan
    40pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY12th Place 12/16/2014

    150pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY13th Place 12/14/2014

    250pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY4th Place 12/9/2014

    593pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY2nd Place 11/30/2014

    510pts

    SBR POKER TOURNEY1st Place 11/23/2014


  29. #29
    BrentCrude
    BrentCrude's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 11-16-05
    Posts: 4,665
    Betpoints: 12

    Babe Canadian skier Sarah Burke dead of danger addiction as bad as overeating?

    Every damn day in the news you hear of someone prominent dying like adventurists dying climbing Mt.Everest,Mt.Hood,rock climbing in Utah,Sarah Burke skiing, Dan Weldon getting killed Indy driving in Vegas.All this extreme game crap is bad for your health and it cuts your life span in half.Just think of what people doing all this stuff will cost the tax payer when Obama care kicks in.So where is Michelle ''Aunt Esther''Obama when it comes to bitching about all this unhealthy lifestyle scolding and lecturing??????I guess her and all her fascist anti Twinky and Big Mac ilk take a powder on this stuff just as they do for not lecturing that if you are gay it's bad for your health and cuts your life span.Hypocrites!!!!!

    SBR Founder Join Date: 11/16/2005


  30. #30
    ttrace35
    ttrace35's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 09-30-10
    Posts: 10,746
    Betpoints: 42

    Never fukkin heard of her. Moving along........

  31. #31
    Bbr
    Bbr's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 08-17-10
    Posts: 3,862
    Betpoints: 228

    Too young. Died doing something she loved. RIP

  32. #32
    jjgold
    Update your status
    jjgold's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 07-20-05
    Posts: 181,234
    Betpoints: 3125

    Strange she had no money..why would her parents be responsible for medical bills??

    $550,000

    Take a look at this donation page

    https://www.wepay.com/donations/sarah-burke

    SBR Founder Join Date: 7/20/2005


  33. #33
    RyanLeafOfBets
    Team Dexter
    RyanLeafOfBets's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 01-03-10
    Posts: 6,079
    Betpoints: 288

    Yeah, I saw this yesterday. Sad.

    BTP
    Week 13
    4-1-0 716 pts

    $30
    Charity
    donation 12/31/2013

    $30
    Charity
    donation 12/29/2013

    $30
    Charity
    donation 12/28/2013


  34. #34
    yahoonino
    yahoonino's Avatar SBR PRO
    Join Date: 08-10-07
    Posts: 1,386

    Quote Originally Posted by ttrace35 View Post
    never fukkin heard of her. Moving along........
    have a little respect ,,,you fxxxck
    idiot
    175 pts

    3-QUESTION
    SBR TRIVIA WINNER 12/08/2014

    BTP
    Week 13
    4-1-0 707 pts


  35. #35
    Alfie B
    Alfie B's Avatar Become A Pro!
    Join Date: 03-12-08
    Posts: 488
    Betpoints: 864

    Quote Originally Posted by yahoonino View Post
    have a little respect ,,,you fxxxck
    idiot
    ^^ This.
    A lot more people have heard of Sarah Burke than have heard of ttrace.

12 Last
Top