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Julia Marino is at the Center of the Rise of Women's Snowboarding

Marino once split her time between soccer and snowboarding, but once she started doing bigger tricks she switched full time and hasn't looked back since.
Mary T. Walsh

Austrian Snowboarder Markus Schairer Breaks Neck, Still Finishes Race

Schairer took a vicious fall, landing directly on his back and sustained a break to his fifth cervical vertebra.
Liam Daniel Pierce
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Shaun White doesn't want to talk about "gossip," like that sexual harassment lawsuit against him

“Honestly, here to talk about the Olympics, not, you know, gossip,” he said.
Carter Sherman
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This Teen Overslept After a Late Night of Netflix and Still Won Olympic Gold

And then he yelled "fuck" on live TV to celebrate.
River Donaghey
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Friends of the Mountain

Far from home, Mark Carter, Bryan Iguchi, and Nathaniel Murphy take on the tallest peaks of the Teton Mountain Range
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The US Banned This Canadian Gold Medalist for Smoking Pot

Ross Rebagliati is now allowed back stateside after years of being barred.
Allison Tierney
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Watch a Pair of Snowboarders Recreate 'Tron' at a Mountaintop EDM Festival

It's lit, literally.
Corinne Przybyslawski
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Olympian Mark McMorris Badly Injured in Backcountry Snowboarding Accident

McMorris, who suffered a ruptured spleen and multiple fractures, underwent two surgeries over the weekend and is recovering in a Vancouver hospital.
Kyle Cantlon

VICE Sports Q&A: Snowboarding Legend Travis Rice Talks About His New Movie 'The Fourth Phase'

Travis Rice, who's been called the Paul Revere of big mountain freestyle, discusses how he's actually more like Thomas Edison, among other things.
Jeff Pearlman
Shaun White

This Shaun White Lawsuit Sounds In-Fucking-Sane

Shaun White is being sued by his former bandmate for sexual harassment.
Sean Newell

Snowboarding’s Rebellious Teenage Years Are Over

There’s no question about it: the snowboard industry is struggling. We talked to Shaun White, Todd Richards, and others about where the sport goes from here.
Liam Gallagher
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VICE Sports Q&A: X Games Legend Mark McMorris

We talked to Mark McMorris about the X Games, his Olympic bronze medal-winning performance at Sochi and the rise of snowboarding in Canada.
Chris Toman