Snowboarder Scotty Lago (winner of an Olympic Bronze medal) reportedly “loaned” Keir Dillon $50,000 back in 2011 (the year Dillon and crew founded the Frends brand). Now he wants it back, according to a story on Sea Coast Online. Lago filed the suit in Rockingham Superior Court Aug. 9 against Keir Dillon, a resident of Carlsbad, California, […]
Australian snowboarder and Winter Olympics gold medal winner Torah Bright recently visited the Porsche Driving School. During her visit,... via JustLuxe.com
After Lena Zawaideh filed a lawsuit against professional snowboarder and Olympic gold medalist Shaun White in August, alleging he sexually harassed her and was controlling when she was on the payroll as his band’s drummer, Zawaideh was relatively quiet. Now, following the emergence of more details from the case, the ... More »
Action-sports ministries help wakeboarders, surfers, skaters, and snowboarders ground their passions in gospel truth. A ction sports have slowly made their way into the Olympics over the years, and the International Olympic Committee...Show More Summary
Shaun White, the two-time Olympic gold-medal-winning snowboarder whose aerial feats are enough to make you leap out of your skin, is finally comfortable in his own. “I’d never go back to my 20s,” White says during a recent interview in the downtown L.A. Arts District. “Well, maybe a few of the...
A former member of Shaun White's rock band is suing the Olympic snowboarding champion, claiming he sexually harassed and refused to pay her, the AP reports. Lena Zawaideh was the drummer in White's band, Bad Things, until 2014. In the lawsuit, she says White repeatedly sexually harassed her, forced her...
Remember when former Olympic/X-Games snowboarder Shaun White formed the quintet Bad Things in 2008? According to TMZ, the sole woman in the band, Lena Zawaideh, sued White for sexual harassment this past May. Today, she’s come forth with more details on how she was treated during her tenure with the band before she was fired […]
Pikachu is already pretty hard to catch, but imagine how much more difficult he'd be if he knew how to escape via snowboard. For his latest video, Olympic snowboarder Jamie Nicholls has filmed himself performing some tricks and jumps...Show More Summary
Malaysian tycoonLim Kok Thay is investing heavily in the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics through Squaw Valley partner Genting Secret Green Garden Resort. (ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images) An alliance with the host of the snowboarding and freestyle events at 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics is expected to boost business from China back at home [...]
To demonstrate the off-road and water fording capabilities of its Renegade Trailhawk compact SUV, Jeep sent Olympic snowboarder Aimee Fuller on a journey through an 820 foot-long white water rafting course. Now when can we see Aimee take it snowboarding?
Remember when Shaun White won an Olympic Gold and a bunch of X-Games titles before he could buy himself a beer? Well, it looks a lot like American snowboarding has found his successor; Chloe Kim, who’s 15, and has already won a bunch of halfpipe events. Show More Summary
This is Chloe Kim, a 15-year-old snowboarder from the USA who had a history-making gold medal win on February 14 at the Youth Olympics Games. Her hobbies include “candy and shopping.” She became the first boarder under the age of 16 to win two medals at the 2015 X Games. What did you do with your one wild and precious life today? Read more...
This 14-month-old named Sloan might just be your new favorite athlete. In this incredibly cute video, Sloan makes riding down a hill on her (...)
Snowboarding isn’t new to yoga (neither is snow for that matter!), and X Games champ Jamie Anderson certainly isn’t new to yoga, either. After winning gold in the first ever Olympic slopestyle event at the 2014 Sochi Games, Anderson spoke about her affinity for yoga. Show More Summary
Jamie Anderson is nothing if not a trailblazer: After becoming a Winter X Games medalist at the tender age of 15, she won gold in the inaugural women’s Olympic slopestyle event at the 2014 Sochi Games, and last year, became the first woman to land a 1080, a.k.a. not wiping out... More »
"The Flying Tomato" has gone from carving the slopes to owning them. Olympic gold medal snowboarder Shaun White has taken a minority stake in the company that runs Mammoth Mountain and recently spent $38 million to buy Snow Summit and Bear Mountain, the Southern California resorts where he perfected...
By Ivan Boyanov, IOC Young Reporter, Bulgaria The first stop on a long longed-for journey for one of Bulgaria’s biggest talents in snowboarding, Valentin Miladinov, is the Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer. Born and raised in a small mountain city near Bulgaria’s capital Sofia, Samokov, the 16 year-old has been dreaming big for the last four years. Show More Summary
American snowboarder Jamie Anderson won the first ever slopstyle gold medal while competing in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. It earned her instant fame, a first-class seat upgrade, (probably) a few more endorsement deals and — most...Show More Summary
Gretchen Bleiler, U.S. Olympic Snowboarder, has had an extraordinarily long career in a sport dominated by today’s youth. She credits her success and longevity to her dedication to fitness training. Place an exercise ball between your ankles and then raise the ball into the air roughly 12-18 inches high.