Shayne On You

Big wins make for big waves in the snowboard world, which is surprising, considering Jersey's newest threat is a surfer.

Updated: April 28, 2009, 2:15 PM ET
By Colin Whyte

This February in New York City, 20,000 freezing fans watched as 23-year-old New Jersey native Shayne Pospisil silently moved from alternate list to winner's circle, besting the likes of Shaun White, Travis Rice and Terje Haakonsen at the inaugural Red Bull Snowscrapers event. Pospisil took home $50,000 for his efforts, in front of what was pretty much a hometown crowd, and with the help of a Highest Air win at the venerable Arctic Challenge later that month, the grin is still on his face. Coming ...

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