Snowboarding: A Cold Shoulder On The Slopes

Why so many snowboarders are steamed at the Olympics

If you want to see the raddest dude on a snowboard, check out a 23-year-old Norwegian named Terje Haakonsen. He was World Champion for the past two years and is undefeated so far this season in the half-pipe, an event that consists of looping back and forth between two steep snow banks, with a double back-flip or some other heart-stopping trick thrown in. You can catch him on ESPN's X-treme Games or watch the video Subjekt: Haakonsen--Life and Times of a Sprocking Cat.

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