BBC Sport - Sochi 2014: Meet snowboarding superstar Shaun White

Meet Shaun White: Snowboard superstar

BBC Sport speaks to the unquestionable superstar of snowboarding, two-time Olympic gold medallist, USA's Shaun White.

White will compete for his third gold medal when the the half-pipe competition begins at 09:55 GMT on Tuesday, White is due to ride fifth in the second qualifying heat at 12:00 GMT.

He is the athlete that made competitiveness acceptable in the sport of snowboarding, being unashamedly "out to win" and admits the Winter Olympics "give everything purpose".

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