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  1. Former paramedic flips tractor tire up Blackcomb Mountain for PTSD awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | GlobalNews

    ... 1,000 feet left to go. Kosikar was one of the first responders who tried to revive Georgian luger Nodar Kumaritashvili, who died in a horrific accident the day before the Opening Ceremony of the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. Since then, Kosikar has ...


  2. February 12, 1809: Robert Fulton patented the steamboat.Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2017 | Infoplease

    The 2010 Winter Olympics opened in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada . The games got off to a tragic start when a luger from the Republic of Georgia, Nodar Kumaritashvili, dies tragically in a crash during training run.


  3. Post-traumatic stress survivor launches book and tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Squamish Chief

    Terrance Kosikar's at the monument to Nodar Kumaritashvili. Kosikar, 43, was a first responder at the Whistler Sliding Centre when the Georgian luge athlete Kumaritashvili fatally crashed during a training run on Feb. 12, the day of the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games.


  4. k.d. lang on singing 'Hallelujah' for Leonard Cohen, taking it to the OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | Barriere Star Journal

    ... punctuating the heightened emotions of the sports world at the time. Hours earlier Georgian lunger Nodar Kumaritashvili died while training for the Games, and Cohen's lyrics seemed painfully fitting for the moment. Cohen's death marks a loss for the ...