Shaun White targets fourth Olympic gold medal in halfpipe snowboarding after being named to the USA snowboard team
Chloe Kim, Jamie Anderson, Red Gerard also named to the talented snowboard team ahead of 2021/22 Olympic season
The full roster of 36 pro-level riders across halfpipe, slopestyle, big air, and snowboard cross disciplines is jammed full of podium topping talent.
Chloe Kim, Jamie Anderson, Red Gerard are among the gold medallists hoping to add to their hauls at the Winter Olympics in 2022.
Shaun White back on snowboard halfpipe after 'tough decision'
White will be 35 when the Winter Olympic Games start in Beijing in 2022.
He was hoping to represent the US at Tokyo 2020 in skateboarding but decided to concentrate on snowboarding.
“I thought, ’I don’t know if I want to bet fully on this, and snowboard was sitting there, so I decided I had to make some tough decisions and I’m going to focus on snowboard,” he said to the Associated Press in January.
Chloe Kim also named to the US snowboard team for Beijing 2022
In an exclusive interview with Olympic Channel, Kim was already focusing on executing her plan at the Games.
"I already know what I'm doing. I have a very clear picture what I need to do as an athlete and going into the Olympics. I'm very well prepared."
Olympic champion Red Gerard looking to defend Olympic title
Gerard was just 17 when he became Olympic champion.