SNOWMASS, Colo. — Shaun White made the U.S. Olympic workforce in grand vogue — scoring an ideal 100 on the U.S. Grand Prix to set himself up as a favourite to win a 3rd gold medal in his fourth Olympics.
White’s successful run Saturday included two of the hardest methods on the halfpipe — the Double McTwist 1260 that he patented and the frontside double cork 1440.
Ben Ferguson completed fifth to safe his spot; he’ll be part of White and Jake Pates on the Olympic workforce. Danny Davis is amongst these competing for a attainable fourth spot.
Spain’s Queralt Castellet received the ladies’s occasions, adopted by Chloe Kim, Maddie Mastro and Kelly Clark. Kim has already certified, whereas Mastro and Clark have the sting for the opposite two spots heading into subsequent weekend’s closing qualifying occasion.