Jacobellis four-peats in Snowboarder X

Reigning world champion never trails as the pack takes themselves out

Updated: January 30, 2011, 2:10 AM ET
By Devon O'Neil | ESPN Action Sports

It didn't take long for Lindsey Jacobellis to build an untouchable lead on her way to a Snowboarder X four-peat Saturday. Five seconds into a six-woman final, after Jacobellis grabbed the holeshot, Canadian Dominique Maltais wiped out, forcing the rest of the field to swerve around her.

And just like that, Jacobellis was gone. Her lead grew to nearly 100 yards a third of the way down the course; she even had time to scrub her speed in the name of caution. The field slowly narrowed ...

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