Author Archives: Kurka

About Kurka

World cup mono skier and X Games Mono-Cross competitor. Announcer, and all around Adaptive Adventurer!! I blog for anyone who would like too see my skills and follow along on my Adventure of life! As well as to keep my sponsors updated on my recent activity.

Pursuing the pressure

The new ski season is underway. The pressure to keep up with the facade of victory is yet upon us. As alpine ski racers, as individuals with disabilities. As the expectations of previous victories creep into the mind and the … Continue reading

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Another Seasons Beginning

Training in Chile, Hintertux Austria, and Winterpark Colorado. The team is prepared and ready to start off the season this December in St, Moritz Switzerland.

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Pyeong Chang 2018 Gold Medal Run

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Golden Dreams

Success, once achieved, nothing shines brighter than the journey. The goal was to get gold, the goal was to win. The journey was filled with, doubt, broken bones, tribulation. The memories of pain, the thoughts that say. Is it worth … Continue reading

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Hershey’s taste gold ad

Excited to be bringing home Gold for @TeamUSA! Competing for Gold has never been so sweet. #HersheysGold #TastetheGold @Hersheys #ad

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Downhill Gold

1.64 seconds. Was determined by my hard work, my decisions and my instincts. It will determine my future, my successes and most importantly my life. I wouldn’t have it any other way.

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Let the games begin

The Paralympic Games are here! TeamUSA has a wonderful welcoming ceremony at Pyeong Chang 2018 where we had a chance to experience some wonderful Korean culture, exchange gifts between cultures and enjoy some dancing. The 9th is here! The Paralympic … Continue reading