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Shaun White NAILS his last run 🥶

He's headed to the men's snowboard halfpipe final!

(via @NBCOlympics)

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 9, 2022

In what is his last ever competitive event before retiring, Shaun White qualified for the halfpipe final at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics on Wednesday.

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White fell in his first run while attempting a Double McTwist leaving him just one chance to avoid a humiliating early end to his games. But with all the pressure on him, he threw down yet another masterpiece.

"The Olympics, I mean it doesn't get any bigger."@ShaunWhite reacts to qualifying for the men's snowboard halfpipe final Thursday night on @nbc and @peacockTV. #WinterOlympics

— NBC Olympics (@NBCOlympics) February 9, 2022

The three-time gold medalist and five-time Olympian joins Team USA teammates Taylor Gold and Chase Josey in Friday’s finals.

Shaun White falls in his first qualifying run

— Ryan Beaton (@ry_beaton) February 9, 2022