Snowboarding Champ Kevin Pearce's recovery from brain injury documented in HBO's 'The Crash Reel'

A new HBO documentary "The Crash Reel" follows Kevin Pearce's recovery from a traumatic brain injury following a training run in 2009.
 
Pearce was attempting a double cork when he struck his head on a halfpipe in Park City, Utah on New Year's Eve.
 
He was transferred to Craig Hospital in Englewood for treatment. 
 
Pearce will host a meet and greet with youth snowboarders and skaters Tuesday July 9 at the Denver Skate Park (20th and Little Raven) at 3:00 p.m. 
 
Here he will discuss the film and the need for up-and-coming extreme sports stars to better understand the risks and rewards that come with their love of adventure.  

The documentary debuts Monday, July 15 (9:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. 

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