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half-pipe

a structure with a U-shaped cross-section, used in performing stunts in skateboarding, snowboarding, rollerblading, etc.
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A snowy week had limited her time in the halfpipe leading into the contest.
Therefore, the purpose of this study was to quantitatively investigate the difference in the thigh skeletal muscles at rest between snowboarding halfpipe athletes and healthy volunteers via multiparametric MR imaging.
Acknowledging the existence of the burger, White actually dropped by the restaurant and ordered it before his halfpipe event took place.
Murray Buchan was 14th and Peter Speight 15th in the men's ski halfpipe event, missing out on a place in tomorrow's 12-skier final.
09:34 -- Canada's Cassie Sharpe stole all the headlines during Monday's women's ski halfpipe qualifiers.
White snatched the men's halfpipe gold medal out of Ayumu Hirano's hands at the Pyeongchang Winter Games after the young Japanese pretender had threatened to foil the American's bid for a third Olympic title after Turin and Vancouver.
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Snowboard legend Shaun White pulled off a spectacular final run of the day to grab his third Olympic halfpipe gold medal on Wednesday, claiming America's 100th Winter Games title in the process.
Kim is the favorite to win in the women's halfpipe competition.
Last month, double Olympic halfpipe champion White made headlines when he earned a perfect 100 score at the US Grand Prix, to qualify for a fourth Games in PyeongChang.
Drawn back when she missed the thrill of competition, she became a multiple-medallist at the X Games and won silver in the halfpipe at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.