The ski industry lost Shane McConkey on March 26th, 2009 in the Dolomites of Italy. His wife, Sherry McConkey gives an inspiring TEDx Talk at the University of Nevada and speaks to how she carries on Shane's legacy, and sees how he continues to leave impact on thousands of individuals lives.

"Through incredible tragedy, I discovered a new me. Being happy is not dependent on my circumstances pursuing passion, and living life -really living life- is a courageous choice I can make everyday."