SHAUN WHITE

How to Win, Even When You Lose

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Two-time Olympic Gold medalist and the youngest to ever win the US Open Shaun White learned the value of putting in work at an early age. Named number two on Business Week’s list of the 100 most powerful athletes, this accomplished musician, philanthropist, and top-shelf entrepreneur describes how he used pressure to his advantage in this episode of Impact Theory with Tom Bilyeu.

 

“You just do what’s hard until it’s not hard anymore.” —Shaun White


SHOW NOTES

Shaun talks about opening your eyes to what’s around you and diving deeper into opportunities. [2:40]

Tom and Shaun discuss falling in love with working hard and pushing through. [6:20]

Shaun recalls a defining moment when he owned his personal narrative and overcame peer pressure. [9:14]

Tom and Shaun explore their definitions of competition. [12:37]

Shaun explains the importance of using visualization and setting balanced goals. [16:47]

Shaun talks about being thankful for pressure and spinning it to your advantage. [24:14]

Tom and Shaun talk over leveraging learning experiences and staying motivated. [30:56]

Shaun shares the importance of personal identity and separating what he does from who he is. [36:20]

Shaun defines the impact that he wants to have on the world. [43:09]

 

MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE

Shaun’s video documentary (attempting the first Triple Cork in Halfpipe starts at [6:38]) – http://bit.ly/1v5Eugl [27:05]

 

SHAUN’S VENTURES

Big Bear Snow Summit – http://bit.ly/2iQOJzM [34:19]

Mammoth Mountain – http://bit.ly/2lBCo4W [34:19]

Shaun’s men’s clothing line Wht Space – http://mcys.co/2gpTksn [34:31]

 

PEOPLE

Retired professional tennis player Andrew Agassi’s book titled Open – http://amzn.to/2c58Syq [35:32]

Bad Things guitarist Jared Palomar – http://bit.ly/2lFsZsP [37:49]

 

ARTISTS/BANDS

Thirty Seconds To Mars – http://bit.ly/1dTYOrR [36:50]

Shaun’s Big Air snowboard competition and Music Festival series Air + Style – http://bit.ly/2lEeftK [42:29]

Flume – http://bit.ly/1sO2Rgd [42:37]

Major Lazer – http://bit.ly/1AyaufC [42:38]

Vince Staples – http://bit.ly/1CLTi7k [42:39]

YG – http://bit.ly/2lEfTLL [42:39]

TV On The Radio – http://bit.ly/2fZuxOW [42:40]

 

FOLLOW SHAUN WHITE

TWITTER: http://bit.ly/2l0gWc7

INSTAGRAM: http://bit.ly/2lzGlGs

FACEBOOK: http://bit.ly/2kT7ULG

SNAPCHAT: @ ShaunWhiteSnap

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