American snowboarder Shaun White won a spectacular men’s halfpipe final at the Pyeongchang Winter Games on Wednesday to collect his third Olympic gold medal.
Pushing the envelope is part of the DNA of athletes like Shaun White and Ayumu Hirano. But that pursuit can lead to devastating injuries, as many snowboarders have learned firsthand.
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Shaun White throws down thrilling first run and takes the win in final run.
After missing out on a medal in 2014, White returned to the top spot on the medals podium.
Shaun White creates snowboard history by winning a third Olympic halfpipe gold with the final run of the competition in Pyeongchang.
Shaun White put together an epic final run to claim his third gold medal in Olympic men's halfpipe
We see Shaun White and Chloe Kim land gravity-defying tricks. How did they do it? Justin Perry is the Freeride Program Head Coach at the New York Ski Education Foundation. He tells Fox News that winter sports athletes, especially ski and…