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“Fear of a Flat Planet” Podcast with Tyler Turner

Jun 22, 2021

As a proud Official Mobility and Official Vehicle partner of Canada Snowboard, including Para Snowboard and four other National Sports Organizations, Toyota Canada believes in uniting Canadians together through sport and movement. Through our participation in these partnerships, our goal is to inspire Canada to stay active, overcome hurdles and achieve dreams.

Sport has the power to change lives. To us, movement is a human right and mobility goes beyond vehicles. Therefore, we continue to stay devoted to sharing the importance of mobility and encouraging Canadians to participate in sports.

“I was literally in the start gate laughing, I was like what am I doing here. I got to ride pretty wild, loose and free (referring to his gold medal run at the Para SBX World Cup in Colere, Italy 2021)” – Tyler Turner

In this episode of “Fear of a Flat Planet” presented by Toyota Canada, John Leslie interviews Tyler Turner (Gold – World Cup Colere, ITA 2021).

Topic Rundown:

  • His take on winning the first world cup – his first WC event ever.
  • Learning to snowboard with two prosthetics as a bilateral below the knee amputee.
  • Making fast friends with the global para community.
  • Side hustles as a snowcat operator, tail guiding, and sky diving instructor.
  • Full-time sailboat living – yes, Tyler lives on a sailboat!
  • The good times to the struggles and sacrifices as an athlete.
  • Getting on the NextGen Team.
  • Working towards his goal of going to the Paralympics in 2022!