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Chloe Kim, Shaun White Absolutely Slay the Olympic Halfpipe

Yesterday was nothing short of pure domination by the American snowboarding team in the Olympic Halfpipe.

On her Olympic debut in the women's snowboard halfpipe final, Chloe Kim set the standard early by dropping an impressive 93.75 score on her first run. A score so solid, that none of the other competitors could match it by her final run. 

Having already won gold, Kim let loose with a victory lap for the ages, one-upping herself, by landing a frontside 1080 into a cab 1080 back-to-back to claim a nearly perfect score of 98.25. 

Meanwhile, Shaun White reminded us why he's a two-time gold medalist in the pipe, throwing an insane 98.50 for his final run in the qualifiers. Usually qualifiers are pretty tame, but as Todd Richards so eloquently put it on Instagram, the "Men’s pipe qualifier just turned into a final/ego/let’s whip em out, throw em on the table and compare, contest!" as White, Scotty James and Ayumu Hirano all recorded scores above 95 in qualifying, with White landing back-to-back 1260s.

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Watch King and Queens of Corbet’s 2019
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Come on, no one wants to be one asking what went down at this year’s King and Queens of Corbet’s. Instead, grab some popcorn, hunker down, and tune in here for the live stream of all the action. The big mountain freeride competition in North America’s most infamous ski run, Corbet’s Couloir, is sure to be jaw-dropping with this year’s line up: Travis Rice, Caite Zeliff, Karl Fostevedt, Teton Brown, and many more. RELATED: Who Will Be at Kings and Queens of Corbet’s This Year? Tune in to

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Snowpocalypse Hits Hawaii – Rare Snowfall on Maui
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Continuing the trend of ridiculous amounts of snowfall across the American West, Hawaii got in on the action with a snowstorm that hit the Pacific island chain. Snow covered the summits of Polipolo Sate Park on Maui, prompting closures due to “impassable snow drifts and ice on the roads.” RELATED: Snowstorm Traps Guests At CA Resort  The storm left several inches of snow on Haleakala, a volcano on Maui, and produced snowfall at the lowest recorded elevation (6,200 feet) in the island’s

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Adventure Athletes Scrutinized for Damaging Precious Lands
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The outdoors are not always a blank canvas. As much as we'd like to creatively paint lines or set routes on whatever we fancy, in some cases we simply shouldn't. A few different adventure athletes learned this the hard way after inappropriately using protected and sensitive areas of land for recreation and content creation.  The controversy begins in Hawaii, where a group of skiers and snowboarders—Victor De Le Rue, Markus Eder, and unnamed additonal skier—rode down the dry slopes of the