Big Bear: Birthplace of an Olympic Sport? - NBC Southern California

    Big Bear: Birthplace of an Olympic Sport?

    Snowboarding’s roots run deep in Big Bear, where the Olympic sport began to take shape more than 30 years ago and where big-name stars such as Sochi Olympian Shaun White first nurtured their talent. Lolita Lopez reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014. (Video courtesy: Snowboardermag.com.) (Published Friday, Jan 17, 2014) Snowboarding’s roots run deep in Big Bear, where the Olympic sport began to take shape more than 30 years ago and where big-name stars such as Sochi... See More