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Fit for the Slopes

Before you click into your bindings, heed the advice of Bill Fabrocini, the director of the Sports Performance Center at The Aspen Club & Spa, who has trained Olympic skiers and snowboarders for full-body fitness. He recommends three sets of exercises to whip the core, hips, and legs into shape for your most peak performance yet.  

Marijuana's Surprising Effects On Athletic Performance

When Olympic snowboarder Ross Rebagliati tested as having a small amount of marijuana in his blood at the 1998 Japan games, his first-place finish was temporarily called into question. But THC, the main mind-altering chemical in marijuana,...Show More Summary

'Celebrity Apprentice': Jamie Anderson fired for staying classy amidst 'trashy' Housewives

It was really a bad week to be a professional athlete on "The Celebrity Apprentice."The two challenges of the night, one fitness-based and the other selling wedding dresses, ended up being the downfalls for both Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson and former NFL player Terrell Owens. Show More Summary

Silje Norendal Plugs Into Skullcandy

Silje Norendal has one more really good reason to ignore you on the lift: Skullcandy headphones. The Norwegian Olympic snowboarder has just signed on with the Utah based purveyor of electronica. “It’s amazing to get to partner with a brand I love so much,” said Silje. “I’m looking forward to being part of the Skullcandy […]

Watch the Official Trailer for ‘Far From Home’ featuring Africa’s First Olympic Snowboarder

Far From Home: Uganda to the Tetons follows Brolin Mawejje on his quest to become Uganda’s – and Africa’s – first Olympic snowboarder. Born in Kampala, Uganda, Brolin endured a tumultuous journey of rejection and acceptance before… The post Watch the Official Trailer for ‘Far From Home’ featuring Africa’s First Olympic Snowboarder appeared first on Highsnobiety.

Brolin Mawejje Travels Far From Home

Two years in the making, Far From Home Movie tells the story of Brolin Mawejje and his bout to become Africa’s first Olympic snowboarder. Born in Kampala, Uganda, Brolin’s life has been a tumultuous journey of highs and lows, rejection and acceptance. With the support of his community, Brolin is realizing his potential as an […]

Go 'Virtual Snowboarding' With Olympic Skier Torah Bright: The Perfect Antidote To The Summer Heat

Rapid VR is a new Australian-based film technology that could change the face of visual entertainment as we know it. It essentially allows filmmakers to make 360-degree movies that the viewer controls by looking in any direction they like. Show More Summary

Watch | Jamie Anderson: Snowboarder, Gold Medalist + Badass Yogi

3 months agoFitness / Yoga : Yoganonymous

Jamie Anderson, Olympic Gold Medalist in snowboarding, loves yoga. Like, a lot. She uses yoga as a cross training tool, for day-to-day balance, and it helps her evolve into her true self, while connecting her to a source of never-ending … The post Watch | Jamie Anderson: Snowboarder, Gold Medalist + Badass Yogi appeared first on YOGANONYMOUS.

Summer fun in Lake Tahoe

It was the 1960 Winter Olympics at Squaw Valley that introduced the world to Lake Tahoe. Snow is big here. The more of it the better. From skiing to snowboarding to tubing; if it requires snow, there?s a stretch of mountainside here where you can do it on. Show More Summary

Canadian snowboarder seeks to cash in on Olympic marijuana controversy

6 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Marijuana got Canadian snowboarder Ross Rebagliati into trouble at the 1988 Nagano Olympics.

Olympic Snowboarder Jamie Anderson -- BIKINI WORKOUT ... At Vegas Pool Party

9 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Snowboarding season is OVER... it's time for BIKINI season -- at least according to Team USA gold medalist Jamie Anderson... who flaunted her world-champion physique in Vegas this week. Anderson -- who won gold in the slope-style event in…

Shaun White Surprises Teen As Her Prom Date After Twitter Invite

A Flourtown, Pennsylvania teen hatched a scheme to use social media to ask Olympic snowboarder Shaun White to be her prom date. He actually showed up, to her surprise, on the big night. The teen, Mount Saint Joseph Academy senior Carly...Show More Summary

Shaun White Shows Up At Prom Unannounced After Fan Made A Video Asking Him To The Dance

Two-time Olympic snowboarding gold medalist Shaun White went to a suburban-Philadelphia prom Friday after hatching a secret plan to shock a teen who adores the extreme sports superstar, a ccording to Fox Sports. Carly Monzo of Mount St. Show More Summary

Olympic snowboarder Shaun White should get a gold medal for prom-crashing

9 months agoSports : The Early Lead

May isn’t for snowboarding — it’s for prom. Which might be why superstar Olympic snowboarder Shaun White, who never went to his own prom, crashed one on Friday at the Whitemarsh Valley Country Club in Lafayette Hill, Penn. He posted a photo of himself looking pretty dapper on Instagram before he arrived to surprise fan […]

Dancing With the Stars: Amy Purdy Delivers Most Emotional Routine Ever

Amy Purdy, the Olympic snowboarding champion with two prosthetic legs, already came to Season 18 of Dancing with the Stars with quite a back story. Wait until you hear her tell it through dance. On a night where were no real DancingShow More Summary

Cubed Snowboarding Is All Kinds Of 8-Bit Gnarly [Review]

There was a time when practically every new console or games computer you bought came with a game called something like Winter Olympic Games. Cubed Snowboarding by Jared Bailey Category: iOS Games Works With: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Price: $0.99 … Read more ›

Highsnobiety Q&A | Shaun White Talks His Relationship with Oakley, Designing, His Band Bad Things and More

11 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : HighSnobiety

Shaun White has had an unrivaled career as a professional snowboarder and skateboarder. He’s a two-time Olympic gold medalist and the current record holder for most gold medals and highest overall medal count at the X-Games – he’s also...Show More Summary

Men's snowboard: Thrills, skills and style on the slopes of Rosa Khutor

8 FEBRUARY 2014: SLOPESTYLE: KOTSENBURG TURNS ON THE SLOPESTYLE Sage Kotsenburg (USA) claimed the first gold medal of Sochi 2014, as snowboard slopestyle took its Olympic bow. Blue skies and sunshine provided a beautiful backdrop atShow More Summary

Sochi 2014: Faster, higher, younger, older…

1 In finishing third in the women’s snowboard slopestyle, Jenny Jones became the first British athlete to win a medal on snow in the 90-year history of the Olympic Winter Games. 2 The number of Olympic records that were broken in the...Show More Summary

Women's snowboard: Girl power rules at Rosa Khutor

9 February 2014: Anderson seals American slopestyle double Jamie Anderson (USA) became the first female snowboarder to win an Olympic slopestyle gold. Putting down a majestic display, the 23-year-old recorded an incredible score of 95.25...Show More Summary

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