2014 Olympic Snowboarding: Preview and Predictions of Men's Halfpipe

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2014 Olympic Snowboarding: Preview and Predictions of Men's Halfpipe
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Though it is one of the newest additions to the Winter Games, snowboarding has rapidly become one of the most popular. Since snowboarding was first included in the Winter Olympics at Nagano in 1998, Team USA has been a force to be reckoned with in the halfpipe.

In the event, competitors navigate a semicircular course while performing high-flying tricks at each end. The athletes are judged subjectively on technical precision as well as the difficulty and execution of the feats performed.

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