Born July 12, 1968, is anAmerican formeralpine skier who competed in the1992 Winter Olympics. After 10 years as a member of the US Ski Team, Crist helped pioneer the sport of Ski Cross which is now an Olympic Sport. Crist became the first Ski Cross athlete to win X Games twice (2002 and 2005), marking his 5th consecutive podium finish. Crist has also been a regularly featured skier in Warren Miller ski films. Crist currently works as a heli-ski guide in Haines,Alaska.