Best of 2001 - Best Skier (Not Old Enough to Buy Cigarettes)

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Somewhere between biology class and phys ed, Squaw's

C.R. Johnson

, 16, learned to throw a 1440. That's four helicopters. Which was sick enough to land him in the snowboard flick, TB8: Infinity. "We rarely put skiers in our films," says Waide Hoyt of Standard Films. "But I know of no snowboarders who do 1440's." Since the filming, C.R. has competed in the X Games and the Gravity Games...and finished the 11th grade.