Shaun White tried to attempt the first ever 1080 in skateboarding, but never landed it.
Shaun's favorite colors are red and green.
Some of Shauns influences include his brother Jesse and the famous skateboarder Tony Hawk.
Shaun's favorite book is Lord of the Flies.
Shaun's favorite shows include Family Guy, Everybody Loves Raymond and Just Shoot Me.
Shaun's least favorite food is french food.
Shaun attempterd the 1080 in the 2005 and 2006 X-Games, making him the only skater to attempt the trick in competition,but has yet to land it.
Shaun is good friends with Skateboarding Legend Tony Hawk. Tony has been working with Shaun to improve his snowboarding and skateboarding skills from the age of 9.
Shaun won first place in the 2006 Dew Action Sports Tour's Right Guard Open in Skate Vert.
Shaun's first pro competition win was in 2005 at the Panasonic Open of the Dew Action Sports Tour.
Shaun remains the only skater to land the bodyvarial frontside 540.
Shaun earned a gold medal in the men's halfpipe for the United States at the 2006 Winter Olympics, scoring a 46.8 out of 50 on his first run.
Shaun took the Silver Medal for the Mens HalfPipe in 2002.
Shaun took the Silver Medal for the Mens Slopestyle in snowboarding in 2002.
Shaun took the Silver Medal for the Mens Vert skateboarding in 2005.
Shaun is the first male athlete to have afour-peat in one discipline, slopestyle.
Shaun took gold in the Halfpipe for the mens snowboarding 2003 and 2006.
Shaun took gold in the Slopestyle for the mens snowboarding 2003 through 2006.
Shaun's sponsors include Burton, Oakley, T-mobile, R.E.D., Volcom, Birdhouse Skateboards, Ricta, June Mountain, Target, Mountain Dew, Transworld Snowboarding, Adio, Sony PlayStation, and HP.
Shaun began snowboarding at the age of 6.
Shaun was born with a congenital heart defect known as tetralogy of Fallot.
Shaun rides regular stance, twelve and negative three degrees on his snowboard.
He has an older brother named Jesse and an older sister named Kari.
He started skateboarding professionally at 16.
He skiied originally, but switched to snowboarding because his big brother Jesse started, and Shaun, being the tag-along little brother, had to do the same.
Shaun White won the Gold Metal in the 2006 Winter Olympics for the men's halfpipe.
Shaun turned pro-snowboarder at the age of 13.
Shaun White: If I try to beat someone, then I can only get as good as they are. If I try to be as good as I can be, there's no telling where that might lead
Shaun White: I got a gold medal. I guess I'm an athlete now. I gotta start going to the gym.