• White Gold

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    Posted about 5 years ago by Tess Weaver

    The contest was all but over. Kevin Pearce sat in first place, and Shaun White sat in nearly last place, with falls in his first two runs. But White qualified first in prelims, which meant he would get the last go at it. He had one more chance.

  • Shaun's Prelim Pipe Party

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    Posted about 5 years ago by Tess Weaver

    What better way to celebrate your gold medal in slope, your new record for most medals, your record number of golds, and record number of slopestyle golds than to win the pipe prelims, like, two hours later. It almost looked too easy for Shaun White tonight-huge airs, big spins, all the ingredients, all on point.

  • Shaun White Makes X Games History

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    Posted about 5 years ago by Tess Weaver

    Shaun White made Winter X history in Saturday’s men’s Slopestyle Finals, locking in both the highest number of Winter X medals, Winter X gold medals and Slopestyle gold medals of all time.

Shaun White

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www.shaunwhite.com

Date of Birth:
September 3, 1986
Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.
Sponsors:
Oakley, Burton, Target, GoPro, Stride, Shaun White Supply Co.
Hobbies:
Guitar, surfing, being ridiculously good looking.

Career Highlights

    • 15x X Games Gold Medalist (6 Consecutive Superpipe Gold Medals)
    • 2x Winter Olympics Gold Medalist
    • 8x Dew Tour Winner
    • 8x U.S. Open 1st Place Podiums
    • 10x ESPY Award Winner
    • 2x TWS Rider of the Year
    • 2x Most Outstanding Athlete of Winter X Games
    • First Athlete to win a Gold Medal at Summer and Winter X Games
    • First Athlete to Sweep Snowboard U.S. Grand Prix Halfpipe Season
    • First person to pull back-to-back double cork variations in competition
    • 2012: X Games – Scored First Winter X Snowboard Superpipe Perfect Score
    • 2009: Developed video game with Ubisoft: Shaun White Snowboarding: Road Trip (2008) and Shaun White Snowboarding: World Stage
    • 2001: 1st, Arctic Challenge (at Age 15)