• White Takes 1st In Qualifiers

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    Posted over 4 years ago by Matt Murray

    Shaun White continued his tear towards the Vancouver Winter Olympic Games today as he rode to insane 49.5 in his second run. This was the closest to a perfect score in the history of the US Grand Prix.

  • Kazu Wins World Cup In Saas-Fee

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    Posted over 4 years ago by FIS

    Oakley’s Japanese ripper Kazuhiro Kokubo has won the second Halfpipe Competition of the LG Snowboard FIS World Cup 2009/2010 against the world elite of the freestyle talents. Kokubo was on fire in the perfect shaped super pipe of Saas-Fees (SUI) freestyle park Allalin. With a clean first run and spectacular jumps he claimed the victory ahead of Mathieu Crepel (FRA) and Peetu Piiroinen (FIN).

  • Euro Trip Featured On ESPN

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    Posted about 5 years ago by Matt Murray

    Two weeks, two countries, big jumps and big riders. Late season sessions are on. Check the Zoom Gallery.

Kazuhiro Kokubo

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I trust my goggles completely.

Date of Birth:
August 16, 1988
Hometown:
Hokkaido, Japan
Sponsors:
Adidas, Oakley, CAPiTA, Union, Monster Energy, Skullcandy, G-Shock, Armadillo, Leatherman, WEND Wax, Mizu, Shift, Stonp
Hobbies:
Surfing, traveling, taking naps

Career Highlights

    • 2011: 1st, Burton U.S. Open Halfpipe - Vermont
    • 2011: Opening part in Burton's Film, "Lost in Transition"
    • 2010: Bronze Medal, Winter X Games SuperPipe
    • 2010: 1st, Burton U.S. Open Halfpipe
    • 2009: 1st, World Cup Halfpipe - Saas Fee
    • 2008: 1st, Burton New Zealand Open Halfpipe
    • 2008: 2nd, Nippon Open Halfpipe and Slopestyle
    • 2008: 2nd, Burton Open Series
    • 2007: 1st, Asian Winter Games Halfpipe
    • 2007: 2nd, FIS World Championship Halfpipe