Kazu Kokubo on the 2013 Winter X Games

You wouldn’t have seen it unless you were in the crowd at the 2013 Winter X Games Superpipe elimination on Thursday night but after his second qualifying run a frustrated Kazu Kokubo unstrapped and then unleashed the finger, which appeared to aimed at the judges. Kazu sets the record straight here and shares his thoughts on X Games as a whole. Kazu qualified 13th with a score of 46.33 and didn’t make finals on Sunday.

Kazu is a badass. Photo: Joel Fraser

Click to the next page to see Kazu’s second qualifying run and read his Pro Spotlight interview here: snowboarding.transworld.net/1000173952/featuresobf/pro-spotlight-kazu-kokubo/

Kazu’s second qualifying run.