Matthew Robinson

 

 

 

Age: 28

 

Summary: Australian Paralympic snowboarder who had spent eight days in a Barcelona hospital in critical condition from neck and spinal injuries sustained in a Feb. 12 race accident while competing at the IPC World Cup finals in La Molina, Spain after he was cleared to be transported back to Melbourne, Australia by air ambulance but suffered cardiac arrest during a refueling stop in Kuwait.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from a heart attack as a result of injuries suffered in a snowboarding accident

 

Born: October 24, 1985

 

Died: February 20, 2014

 

Location: Kuwait City, Kuwait