Snowboarding's Next GenerationThese riders all have high hopes of becoming the next snowboarding king
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Hometown: Murakami, Japan
Claim to Fame: Won the half pipe at the Burton High Fives competition last year, despite being half the size of his rivals.
Experts Say: "He's a badass," says McMorris. "He goes big, and he's, like, two feet tall. In two years, he'll be the cat's meow."