A competitor at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin in the snowboarding halfpipe competition. I don’t know who it is, but they do some pretty cool moves. The Japanese commentary makes it sound even cooler.
Entries Tagged as '2006 Winter Olympics'
January 13th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Snowboarding
January 13th, 2010 · No Comments · Snowboarding
The complete race of the Women’s Snowboard Cross final at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin. There are a few stacks as expected in these races, though most spectacularly is Lindsey Jacobellis falling just at the end and giving up the gold.
January 13th, 2010 · No Comments · Skiing-Freestyle
Jennifer Heil, Canadian freestyle skier from Spruce Grove, Alberta, competing at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turino, in the Mogul Freestyle Skiing event.
January 13th, 2010 · No Comments · Skiing-Alpine
USA’s Ted Ligety’s slalom skier. Here he is winning gold at the 2006 Torino 2006 Winter Olympics.
January 12th, 2010 · No Comments · Curling
Video of some exceptional curling skill from the Turin Winter Olympics in 2006. Some people may joke about this sport, but there is no doubt that a high level of skill is involved at this level, and it can be exciting as any other sport.