Shaun White 2022: Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements
Shaun White, born on September 3, 1986, is one of the most decorated American skateboarders. White has secured the Olympic gold medal three times in the half-pipe snowboarding event during his five-time appearance at the Winter Olympics. Shaun is currently dating the famous show 'The Vampire Diaries' fame, Nina Dobrev. While he has two siblings, Kari White and Jesse White.
Shaun White, born on September 3, 1986, is one of the most decorated American skateboarders. White has secured the Olympic gold medal three times in the half-pipe snowboarding event during his four-time appearance at the Winter Olympics. Shaun is currently dating the famous show 'The Vampire Diaries' fame, Nina Dobrev. While he has two siblings, Kari White and Jesse White.
Shaun White's Career
At a very early age, Shaun's talent was noticed by the legendary skateboarder Tony Hawk. Shaun started training under Tony at the age of 9, and by 16, he was a professional skateboarder. Interestingly, he had started his journey in skiing before switching to skateboarding at 6.
White started competing at the X Games, and notably, he has clinched every medal at the games since 2000. In 2006, he made his maiden Olympics appearance at the Winter Olympics and clinched the gold medal in the half-pipe event.
In 2008, White released his own video game named 'Shaun White Snowboarding', which became the 20th best-selling game in the USA in 2008. White had his second Olympic appearance in 2010, at the Vancouver Winter Olympics, and again clinched the gold medal.
In 2012, he created history by becoming the first-ever snowboarder to score a perfect 100 at the Winter X Games in the men's Snowboard SuperPipe event. However, in the 2014 Winter Olympics, he missed out on the podium finish by a whisker, finishing at the fourth position.
In the 2016 Winter Olympics, he again reclaimed his title by clinching the gold medal. Remarkably, he had faced a major injury leading to 62 stitches on his face, albeit he still outclassed everyone. His gold medal marked the 100th win for team USA at the Winter Olympics.
- Gold Medal- 2006 Winter Olympics
- First-ever athlete to compete and medal in both the Summer and Winter X Games.
- Gold Medal-2010 Winter Olympics
- Gold Medal- 2016 Winter Olympics
- World record in the most number of X games gold games, medals, and Olympic gold medals by any skateboarder
Shaun White's 2022 Net worth and Endorsements
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Shaun has a net worth of $65million. He earns a salary of $10 million per year. Whereas he also has a 10-year multi-million-dollar endorsement deal with Burton Snowboards.
He also has partnered with Target, Oakley, Hewlett-Packard, and Ubisoft.
Shaun White's Charity
Shaun started his own foundation 'Shaun White Foundation' which helps the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, a pediatric cancer research center. Shaun has also been involved with the Tony Hawk Foundation, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and others for charity work.
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|Height||5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
|Endorsements||Burton Snowboards, Target, Oakley, Hewlett-Packard, and|
|Olympic appearances||4-2006, 2010, 2014,2016|
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