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USA Olympic Legend Shaun White to Launch Skilled Snowboarding League

Timothy Rapp @@TRappaRT Featured Columnist IV June 17, 2024 Maddie Meyer/Getty Images Legendary snowboarder and skateboarder Shaun White is starting a professional snowboarding circuit, The Snow League, in March 2025. “We are building this league with the athletes in mind first,” he told Sportico’s Eric Jackson. “That means top quality venues with the best pipes

USA Olympic Legend Shaun White to Launch Skilled Snowboarding League

Timothy Rapp@@TRappaRTX.com LogoFeatured Columnist IVJune 17, 2024

ZHANGJIAKOU, CHINA - FEBRUARY 11: Shaun White of Team United States shows emotion speaking with the press after finishing fourth during the Men's Snowboard Halfpipe Final on day 7 of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics at Genting Snow Park on February 11, 2022 in Zhangjiakou, China. White competed in five Winter Olympic Games and had announced Beijing 2022 will be the last one of his career. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

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Legendary snowboarder and skateboarder Shaun White is beginning an expert snowboarding circuit, The Snow League, in March 2025.

“We’re constructing this league with the athletes in thoughts first,” he advised Sportico’s Eric Jackson. “Which means fine quality venues with one of the best pipes and programs, telling their tales to a wider viewers on greater platforms, drastically growing the prize purses that they are competing for, and usually bringing them into the method to information the game ahead for future generations.”

The Snow League will launch with an inaugural occasion in america, with 4 abroad occasions to observe.

It is an thrilling time for snowboard fanatics, with the X Video games launching a team-format snowboarding league in 2026, the X Video games League,

“I sensed that our sport was at a crossroads and actually wanted to be re-framed and offered in a method the place we may stand shoulder to shoulder with different globally celebrated sports activities,” White stated. “So, it was the proper time to comprehend a imaginative and prescient I’ve had for a very long time, to offer a much-deserved platform for the subsequent technology of superstars to rise and provides followers new methods to immerse themselves in our sport.”

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