Shaun White closes out Olympic career without another trip to the podium

Shaun White closes out Olympic career without another trip to the podium

Snowboarder Shaun White, the face of modern winter sports, closed out his Olympic career Friday in Beijing without adding another medal to his collection. the 35-year-old Carlsbad, Californianative finished off the podium at the men’s halfpipe final Friday morning at Genting Snow Park. White, in fourth place in the third run, landed a 1440 but … Read more

U.S. snowboarders Chloe Kim, Shaun White advance to halfpipe finals

U.S. snowboarders Chloe Kim, Shaun White advance to halfpipe finals

Team USA’s defending snowboard Olympic champions Shaun White and Chloe Kim will advance to the halfpipe finals at the 2022 Beijing Games. White, the 35-year-old face of Olympic snowboarding who plans to retire after these Games, qualified to advance with a confident second run in Beijing on Wednesday. Chloe Kim, who took home gold in … Read more

U.S. snowboarding champion Shaun White announces retirement

U.S. snowboarding champion Shaun White announces retirement

Snowboarder Shaun White, who became the face of the sport by winning three gold medals, said on Saturday the 2022 Winter Olympics would be his last snowboarding competition and that he would retire from all contests. “I think this will be my, well this will be my last competition too, which is pretty special,” White, … Read more

Shaun White says Beijing Winter Olympics will be his final competition

Shaun White says Beijing Winter Olympics will be his final competition

ZHANGJIAKOU, China – American snowboarder Shaun White, who became the face of the sport by winning three gold medals, said on Saturday the Beijing Olympics would be his last snowboarding competition and that he would retire from all contests. “I think this will be my, well this will be my last competition too, which is … Read more