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Men’s Snowboarding

Shaun White
Shaun White makes his first run in the finals of the Men’s Halfpipe Snowboard competition. (Mark Duncan / Associated Press)
The Flying Red Tomato
U.S. snowboarder Shaun White soars through the air enroute to winning the gold medal in the Men’s Snowboard Halfpipe competition. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Andy Finch
The United States’ Andy Finch crashes on his first run in the finals of the Men’s Halfpipe Snowboard competition. (Mark Duncan / Associated Press)
Vinzenz Lueps
Vinzenz Lueps of Germany sails through the afternoon sun to take a ninth place at the Men’s Halfpipe Snowboard competition. (Peter Dejong / Associated Press)
Finland’s Markku Koski
Finland’s Markku Koski makes his first run in the finals of the Men’s Halfpipe Snowboard competition. (Mark Duncan / AP)
Final Half Pipe - Risto Mattila
Risto Mattila of Finland competes in the Mens Snowboard Half Pipe Final. (Adam Pretty / Getty Images)
Mason Aguirre
The U.S.'s Mason Aguirre makes his second run in the finals of the Men’s Halfpipe Snowboard competition. (Mark Duncan / AP)
Final Half Pipe - Mens Snowboard
Daniel Kass of the United States goes airborn on his way to winning the silver medal in the Mens Snowboard Half Pipe Finals. (Adam Pretty / Getty Images)
Japan’s Takaharu Nakai
Japan’s Takaharu Nakai sails down the course during his second qualifying run for the Men’s Halfpipe Snowboard competition in Turin. (Lionel Cironneau / Associated Press)
Brad Martin
Canada’s Brad Martin sails over the crowd during his first qualifying run for the Men’s Halfpipe Snowboard competition. (Lionel Cironneau / AP)
Shaun White
The United States’ Shaun White reacts after seeing his score on the first run of the Men’s Halfpipe Snowboard competition. (Lionel Cironneau / Associated Press)
Final Half Pipe - Podium
Shaun White of the United States (C) celebrates after winning the Gold Medal with teammate Daniel Kass (L) and Markku Koski of Finland in the Mens Snowboard Half Pipe Final. (Adam Pretty / Getty Images)
White flag
Snowboarder Shaun White took home the gold medal in the Men’s Snowboard Halfpipe competition at the 2006 Winter Olympic Games. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Shaun hug
Snowboarder Shaun White gets a hug from his father Roger after winning the gold medal in the Men’s Snowboard Halfpipe competition. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
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