What was perhaps Kelly Clark’s most memorable trip down a halfpipe had nothing to do with winning.

It was the Winter X Games in 2011. Clark had already secured the title. With one lap left — a victory lap, as they call it in snowboarding — she decided to try something no woman had ever done. She became the first to land a 1080 — that’s twisting three revolutions above the halfpipe — in competition.

The move

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