Ski­cross com­peti­tor did what he loved, fam­ily says

The Washington Times Daily - - Sports -

CAL­GARY, AL­BERTA | Nik Zori­cic’s fam­ily says the Cana­dian skier lived his dream.

Zori­cic, 29, died at a World Cup ski­cross event Satur­day in Grindel­wald, Switzer­land. Zori­cic went wide over the final jump and crashed hard into safety nets lin­ing the course.

“Nik’s dream was to make the na­tional team and he did that,” the skier’s fa­ther, Pre­drag Bebe Zori­cic, said Sun­day.

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