Meet iPod - the 2014 Olympic Halfpipe Gold Medallist

So Iouri ‘iPod’ Podlatchikov has just stunned the world by beating pre-event favourites Shaun White, Ayumu Hirano and Danny Davis to the gold medal in Sochi. But who is this Russian-Swiss halfpipe hero? Watch our video intro and you will be none the wiser.

But hey, you can read iPod’s full rider profile here…



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