Cole Johnson is a snowboarder out of Reno, NV who makes his home and his turns at Squaw Valley Resort. Johnson's competitive career began in earnest in 2012 when he was named to the U.S. Junior World Championships team. He has been climbing the ranks ever since and a handful of Nor-Am wins in 2016 landed him a spot on the snowboardcross development team.
What are your pre-competition rituals/superstitions?
I only wear mittens, gloves don't cut it.
Name your favorite music artist(s)?
The Beatles, Boston, Creedence Clearwater Revival
If you weren't an athlete, what would you be doing?
I would be drivin' nails. I enjoy working with my hands. Any type of building I thoroughly enjoy.