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Shaun White Fails To Medal At Sochi Halfpipe Final [Photos]

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After the much talked about appearance of American snowboarder Shaun White in the halfpipe finals at the Sochi Olympics, the two-time gold medalist failed to win a medal, of any color. White’s participation in these Winter Games had been surrounded by controversy when he unexpectedly withdrew from the slopestyle event — making its debut at… Read more »

Shaun White Looks To Become Three Time Olympic Champion In Halfpipe

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Shaun White pulled out of the slopestyle — the newest Olympic snowboarding event — to focus on the halfpipe; the event in which he won gold medals at Vancouver in 2010 and Turin in 2006. Now he has something to prove. Many criticized “The Flying Tomato” for withdrawing his name from an event for which… Read more »

Shaun White Absent From Slopestyle At Sochi Due To Safety Concerns

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Flamboyant American snowboarder, Shaun White, will be absent from slopestyle competition at Sochi due to safety concerns. If slopestyle sounds unfamiliar to you it is because it is a new event at the Sochi Winter Games and unfortunately it is garnering more coverage because of White’s withdrawal. A day before the debut of the newest… Read more »

GoPro Cameras Make EVERYTHING A Spectator Sport: Watch 10 Amazing POV Videos

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GoPro cameras have revolutionized the way we memorialize and re-experience life. GoPro are the cameras you wear or mount pretty much anywhere, offering users the chance to see things over again, shot-for-shot, in all of life’s shaky glory. Gone are the days of uncles getting passed video cameras at every child’s birthday party; GoPro cameras… Read more »

Shaun White Donates Hair To Locks of Love Charity [Video]

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Shaun White’s long red locks of hair are gone. The championship snowboarder cut off his hair this week and donated his signature locks to the charity Locks of Love, a non-profit organization that provides hairpieces to children suffering from long-term medical hair loss. White said: “I’ve been thinking about this one for a while, but… Read more »

Shaun White Will Not Compete At 2012 X Games Los Angeles

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2011′s Skateboard Vert gold medal winner Shaun White has decided to skip the 2012 X Games Los Angeles. White would have competed against Pierre-Luc Gagnon in this years competition, the very same competitor he sent to the silver medal platform during last years Vert competition. In 2011 Shaun White landed his final run of the… Read more »