1 / 15

Shaun White, a San Diego native, started snowboarding at age six. He is slated to compete in the halfpipe and slopestyle events in Sochi. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Shaun White, a San Diego native, started snowboarding at age six. He is slated to compete in the halfpipe and slopestyle events in Sochi.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Olympic stars when they were kids - Window to the Winter Games

Yahoo Sports

Everyone loves Throwback Thursday photos, including elite athletes. Check out what some top Olympians looked like before they were winning medals.