Shaun White scores perfect 100 at Snowmass World Cup

Shaun White. Photo credit: US Open

I’m not even sure how multiple judges see the same run and with no conferring with each other, score 100% for all elements of the same run. But today, it happened at the US Grand Prix in spectacular style.

USA snowboarder, Shaun White, blew his halfpipe run out of the park (no pun intended) to score a perfect 100 at the Snowmass World Cup (part of the US Grand Prix).

What the, even? White included a Double McTwist 1260 and a frontside double cork 1440 in the winning run.

THIS is how he did it and secured a place in the US Olympic Team for PyeongChang in the process.

Meanwhile, Aussie Scotty James took silver and Japanese snowboarder Yuto Totsuka scored bronze.

Did Shaun White just diss 'our' Scotty James?

Rachael Oakes-Ash is the name behind @misssnowitall and the founder of A long time travel and lifestyle journalist and ski writer, she's been published in ESPN, TIME, Wallpaper*, Action Asia, Inside Sport, Australian Financial Review, Emirates Open Skies, Conde Nast Traveler and more. She was the Fairfax snow blogger from 2007 to 2017 and the Southern Hemisphere editor for OnTheSnow. Rachael is also a documentary producer, author, radio announcer and humorist.


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