Snowboarding icon Shaun White made history today as he won his third career gold medal in the men’s halfpipe final at the Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, marking the 100th medal won by the United States in the Winter Games. With his big win, figures in Hollywood and fellow athletes took to Twitter congratulate him.
White racked up a score of 97.75 besting younger snowboarders Ayumu Hirano of Japan, who scored 95.
Shaun White's gold medal in men's snowboard halfpipe was the 100th gold America has captured at the Winter Games. A look at the full list.
Shaun White didn't just win the gold medal in the men's halfpipe on Wednesday at the Pyeongchang Olympics, he cemented himself as the "unquestioned greatest snowboarder ever," writes Adam Kilgore in the Washington Post. White threw ...
Snowboarding great Shaun White wins America's 100th Winter Olympics gold medal by throwing down a spectacular final run in the men's halfpipe
American snowboarder Shaun White has won Winter Olympics gold for a historic third time in the snowboarding halfpipe, besting the field in Pyeongchang with a phenomenal 97.75 score in his final run and becoming the first person to w...