65. Terje Haaakonsen Breaks Snowboard Quarterpipe Record
Key Players: Snowboarder Terje Haakonsen
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Ask any pro snowboarder who their influences are, and they'll have Terje in their top three. As in, he inspired them when they were small children. And then the man comes through in 2007, eighteen years after emerging on the pro scene, to break the world record QP air and show everyone they need to step it up. King.
YOU AUGHTA KNOW:
There are two snowboard videos dedicated to the legend: Subjekt Haakonsen by Volcom (1996) and The Haakonsen Factor (1999).