Shaun White Debuts New Snowboard Halfpipe Trick for 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi

By - December 26th, 2013

Shaun White Debuts New Snowboard Halfpipe Trick for 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi

Looking to secure his third Olympic Gold for http://sochi2014.com/en/snowboard/” target=”_blank”>Men’s Halfpipe in Snowboarding, http://shaunwhite.com” target=”_blank”>Shaun White just up the ante today with the debut of a new trick, the frontside double-cork 1440. With help from camera maker http://gopro.com” target=”_blank”>GoPro, which carved out a private halfpipe for White, the 27-year-old professional snowboarder was able to land after a series of twists and turns. Captured on a GoPro video simply titled “Shaun Flippin’ White”, White started off with a Double McTwist 1260 then added a 180 half twist with two head-over-heels flips. But the sequence goes by so fast, we suggest you play the video below in slow motion. Or you can watch White going for gold live in February at the http://sochi2014.com/en/” target=”_blank”>2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

Shaun White Debuts New Snowboard Halfpipe Trick for 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi