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Joe Tompkins' Paralympics journey ends with training injury

...before, breaking his back."Launched a jump in the training run breaking my back," Kurka said via Twitter.Teammate Tyler Walker, of Aspen Colo., crashed two days later, tumbling several times and laying motionless before medical staff rushed...
Joe Tompkins teammates

...Pat Parnell (Columbia, Conn.); Jamie Stanton (Oakland Township, Mich.); Joe Tompkins (Juneau, Alaska); Tyler Walker (Franconia, N.H.).Guides* - Diane Barras (Bethel, Maine); Guide for Lindsay Ball; Kim Seevers (Averill...
Tompkins makes Team USA for Sochi

...medalist as Andrew Kurka of Palmer took the national title in men's downhill sitting classification with 1:22.84. Tyler Walker (Franconia, N.H.) took the NorAm title with 1:22.18. The two had the closest gold-medal race of the day...
Wrangell Invitational Cross Country Results

...Riley, Mt.E 21:15 Ian Braun, P 21:16 Zachery Mills, M 21:19 Ryan Cole, C 21:40 Evan Hunt, Mt.E 21:42 Tyler Walker, Mt.E 21:58 Cameron Lacey, K 22:00 Christian Osentoski, Mt.E 22:07 Travis Lalonde, W 22:09 Jeremy Meece...
Tompkins third at Breckenridge

...athletes competing in the men's mono-skier division. He finished behind U.S. Disabled Alpine Ski Team compatriots Tyler Walker and Christopher Devlin-Young. Walker had a two-run time of 1:47.12, while Devlin-Young's two-run time...
Juneau's Joe Tompkins finishes second in Huntsman Cup super-G

...minutes, 12.29 seconds, adjusted for his level of disability. He finished behind Devlin-Young (1:59.27) and Tyler Walker (2:03.28) among the 15 starters in the mono-ski division. Devlin-Young was the overall winner and Walker...
Sports Briefs

...Austria was the second mono-skier in 1:11.47, and U.S. mono-skiers Chris Devlin-Young (1:13.62) and Tyler Walker (1:15.27) finished third and fourth. In the overall standings, blind skier Jon Santacana of Spain (with guide...
Tompkins does not finish final B.C. Disabled World Cup race

...two male, two female) who didn't finish Friday's race. Also unable to finish was Monday's gold medalist, Tyler Walker of the United States. The top finisher among mono-skiers was Chris Devlin-Young of the United States. Devlin-Young...
Leader of the pack

...second among Americans with a two-run time of 2:41.62. Schiestl won the race for monoskiers in 2:26.48, while Tyler Walker of Franconia, N.H., was second in 2:30.22 and Zardini was third in 2:32.43. In a slalom race on Thursday...
Tompkins finds his X factor

...The winners of each heat advanced to the finals, which featured three men and two women. Tompkins was in a heat with Tyler Walker and Scott Meier. Walker, who was born without legs, took the lead going through the first tight turn. Tompkins...


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