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No Halfpipe Medal For Shaun White

Shaun White was the overwhelming favorite to win gold on the halfpipe snowboarding event Tuesday for his third consecutive Olympics Games. Instead, he came in...

10 Questions for Shaun White

You cut your hair just seven months before the next Olympics. Have you not read the story of Samson and Delilah? It got to the point where I couldn't sit on a...

Snowboarding May Have Reached Its Peak

Snowboarding is no longer new, no longer extreme, and—now that your mom knows how to ride—no longer quite as cool. No wonder snowboard sales and snowboarder...

Snowboarding: It's Halfpiping Hot

The halfpipe competition, with its music and its crowd interaction, could become the beach volleyball of the Winter Olympics. It's a TV-friendly contest, and the...

Snowboard: Olympics: Dazed And Confused

If you want Vivaldi or Wagner or Lloyd Webber, go figure skating. Snowboarding's sound tracks are different. Last week at the Olympic snowboard park, as riders...

Nagano 1998: Snowboarding: Rebel Revels

Under dark, wet snowfall deep in Washington State's North Cascades, Terje Haakonsen charges his snowboard across the finish line to victory at the Mount Baker...