Missy Franklin has bid farewell to college swimming and is turning pro. The four-time Olympic gold medalist went out with a bang, winning three individual events and helping her California team win the NCAA championship last weekend.
Danny Davis made it look real easy. Shaun White — he made it look real hard. That summed up the gulf between first and fourth place on the halfpipe at the Winter X Games on Thursday night.
The Winter X deal was set to expire after the event this weekend, but ESPN and Aspen Skiing Company announced a five-year extension Wednesday.
Shaun White is used to winning everything. On Sunday, he was ecstatic with third place.
Shaun White found himself on the “Road to Couchi” on Sunday — not exactly where he wanted to be with a key Olympic qualifying event going on outside.
Shaun White finished first in qualifying at the Dew Tour on Thursday to begin his quest for a third straight Olympic gold medal on the halfpipe.
Shaun White ran his fingers through his short, red hair as he fidgeted in his seat. The snowboarding icon is still getting accustomed to his new look after recently trimming his signature flowing locks.
There’s a snowboarder working on a trick so difficult that if the feat is pulled off in a competition, it just may be game over for everyone else.
Shaun White earned his fifth consecutive superpipe gold Sunday night, earning a perfect 100 on his third and final run.
Vail Resorts Inc. has reached a multiyear partnership agreement with snowboarder and skateboarder Shaun White.