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‘Eat churros!’ advises teenage snowboarder Chloe Kim

posted by Ed Diokno
ESPN Magazine recently featured Chloe Kim on its cover.


Views from the Edge

Chloe Kim actually qualified for the Olympic team in 2014, but at age 13, she was too young for the competition.

Now, at the ripe old age of 17, she is the heavy gold medal favorite in snowboard half-pipe;  nabbed Visa as

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Bad Ass Asians

Dec 16, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Chloe Kim to Compete in First Olympics

Chloe Kim to Compete in First Olympics

posted by Randall

Chloe KimSnowboarding superstar Chloe Kim will represent Team USA for the first time at the upcoming Winter Olympics in February, reports TeamUSA.org
 
Kim has been a big name in snowboarding since 2014 when she earned a silver medal at the Winter X Games, but was too young to compete in the Olympics.
 
Kim qualified … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Feb 9, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Chloe Kim Poised and Ready for the Seoul Olympics

Chloe Kim Poised and Ready for the Seoul Olympics

posted by Randall

Chloe KimSnowboarding sensation Chloe Kim has never appeared in the Olympics, but in her world on the slopes, she’s a household name.

She would have qualified for the 2014 Sochi Olympics, but at age 13 was too young to be eligible.

Now one year away from the Seoul Olympics, she’s looking forward to competing on the … Read more

Asian Americans

Korean American Snowboarder Becomes Youngest Gold Medalist at Winter X Games

posted by Mandy Day

Chloe KimFourteen-year-old Chloe Kim of La Palma, California became the youngest competitor to win X Games gold on Saturday when she dominated the Women’s SuperPipe in Aspen, Colorado, reports US Snowboarding.com. The Orange County teenager, who trains at Mammoth Mountain, beat snowboarding legends Kelly Clark of Vermont and Australia’s Torah Bright.

Visibly banged up from … Read more

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