Carlsbad resident and Olympian Shaun White will compete in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Check out the photos for a glimpse at his career.
SOCHI, RUSSIA: Snowboarder Shaun White (L) enters the stadium with the United States Olympic team during the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Fisht Olympic Stadium on Feb. 7, 2014. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
ASPEN, CO: Shaun White does a backside air during practice as he went on to win the gold medal in the Men's Snowboard Superpipe Final at Winter X Games Aspen 2013 at Buttermilk Mountain on Jan. 27, 2013. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, BC: Shaun White reacts after winning the gold medal in the Snowboard Men's Halfpipe final on day six of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Cypress Snowboard & Ski-Cross Stadium on Feb. 17, 2010. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
ASPEN, CO: Shaun White practices before going on to win the gold medal in the Men's Snowboard Superpipe Final at Winter X Games 13 on Buttermilk Mountain on Jan. 25, 2009 in Aspen. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
BARDONECCHIA, ITALY: Shaun White celebrates after winning the Gold Medal with Daniel Kass and Markku Koski of Finland in the Mens Snowboard Half Pipe Final of the 2006 Turin Winter Olympics on Feb. 12, 2006. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)