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
Marijuana got Canadian snowboarder Ross Rebagliati into trouble at the 1988 Nagano Olympics.
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…
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
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
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 […]
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
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 ›
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
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
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
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
Former Olympic ski racer Tiger Shaw will assume the role of CEO of the US Ski and Snowboard Association beginning March 13, 2014. He is replacing Bill Marolt in the USSA calls a “long-planned leadership transition.” Marolt will reportedly stay on in an advisory position with USSA as well as on all the big deal […]
The Olympics have come and gone, and they were crazy. The snowboarding events were more dramatic than any in recent history. There was controversy about the snowboarding courses, some huge upsets, new events, amazing competition, and...Show More Summary
Will we ever get tired of winter sport athletes and their stoner ways? No, but we will generally forget them until the next Olympics. So why not enjoy gold medal snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg in this skit from last night's Conan? Read more...
Silver Surfer snowboarding on a Galactus-shaped ramp sure would make things more exciting at any Winter Olympics event. The real games might be over, but here's concept artist Francesco Francavilla pairing superheroes with the winter sports that suit them the best. Read more...
Sponsored Post Like small business, the Olympics don’t always work out the way they are planned. One of the poster athlete’s for the Sochi Games is Shaun White who basically put half-pipe snowboarding on the map. He won the gold medal at the last two Olympics. Show More Summary
The NYT enthuses about the Olympic athletes patronizing a shop called OnePiece in Krasnaya Polyana, near Sochi:Swiss hockey players have bought onesies. Gregory Bretz, an American snowboarder, tweeted a picture of himself wearing a onesie printed with an American flag. Show More Summary
Julia Dujmovits of Austria (L) and Corinna Boccacini of Italy compete during the women's snowboard parallel slalom event semifinals at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park. Dujmovits ultimately finished first Image: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Sport Heel, toe, heel, toe. Show More Summary
The Winter Olympics' penultimate day of medal action in Sochi saw Team USA miss out on the men's hockey bronze medal, while host country Russia enjoyed one of its most successful collective outings of the games In addition to hockey, medals were awarded in snowboarding, skiing, biathlon and speed skating. Show More Summary