Totsuka takes third in World Cup event

More Sports / Winter Sports Jan 14, 2018

Totsuka takes third in World Cup event

Yuto Totsuka finished third in men's halfpipe Saturday at a snowboard World Cup event in the United States. The 16-year-old Totsuka scored 94.50 points in the event won by American superstar Shaun White, who nailed a perfect 100 to secure his place at the Pyeongchang ...

Parrot leaps out to lead in Olympic debut of slopestyle

Snowboarding Feb 7, 2014

Parrot leaps out to lead in Olympic debut of slopestyle

And to think, Shaun White chose not to ride down this course. Snowboarders kicked off competition at the Olympics on Thursday by making the slopestyle layout that White deemed "intimidating" feel anything but that. Sunny skies. No wind. Decent snow. All in all, slopestyle's debut on ...

White takes third in Sochi qualifier

More Sports / Winter Sports Dec 23, 2013

White takes third in Sochi qualifier

Shaun White is used to winning everything. On Sunday, he was ecstatic with third place. Strange as it sounds, the world's best snowboarder insisted that was the case after he finished in the bronze-medal position at the U.S. Grand Prix slopestyle contest, a key Olympic ...

Injury forces White out of qualifier

Snowboarding Dec 16, 2013

Injury forces White out of qualifier

Shaun White found himself on the "Road to Couchi" on Sunday — not exactly where he wanted to be with a key Olympic qualifying event going on outside. The world's most decorated snowboarder pulled out of the slopestyle final at the Dew Tour so he ...