A professional skateboarder, Nyjah Huson has won the SLS competition a number of times throughout his career. Hailed as “One of the Most Influential Skateboarders of All-Time”, he regularly represents the United States at the Summer X Games. Below, you can learn more about him.
Nyjah Huston– 2017 Facts
Nyjah Imani Huston
Occupation and Job
One of the most influential skateboarders of all time, Nyjah Huston rose to fame after winning the Street League Skateboarding competition in 2010 at the age of sixteen.
Age – How Old is He?
He is 22 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
His birthday is on November 30, 1994
Place of Birth/Hometown
Nyjah Huston was born in Davis, California. Growing up, however, was raised by his parents in San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico, a place where he calls home.
He is African African, Japanese, and Caucasian
Nyjah Huston Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
He is 5’7″ tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
He is 175cm tall
Weight in Pounds
He currently weighs 145 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
He currently weighs 65.7 kg
At this time, Nyjah Huston’s body measurements are unavailable
His waist size has not been disclosed
He wears a size 9 (US) shoe
Is Nyjah Huston in a Relationship?
As far as we know, the professional skateboarder is currently single. Not much is available in his dating life at this point in time.
Nyjah Huston’s Girlfriends
In the past, Nyjah Huston has been spotted with his alleged girlfriend at the time at Kimberley Diamond Cup.
Adeyemi Huston (Growing up, he imposed a strict Rastafarian upbringing on Huston)
He has four siblings, one of which includes his sister named Isha Huston
He has three brothers named Kid, Jahmai, and Ahbi Huston
Nyjah Huston does not have any children.
Raised in Puerto Rico, Nyjah Huston presumably went to high school in the municipality of San Lorenzo, where he grew up with his siblings.
As far as we know, the skateboarder has not gone to college- he has had his eyes set on a skating career since his teen years.
One of the highest paid skateboarders in the world, Nyjah Huston is said to bring home an estimated $800,000 a year. In 2011, he became the first to surpass $1 million in contest earnings.
As of 2017, Nyjah Huston has an estimated net worth of $6 Million.
He enjoys skateboarding, even as a hobby
Sushi is among one of his favorite foods
Favorite TV Show
Favorite Music Artists
Though he hasn’t identified his favorite artists, he has stated that hip-hop is his favorite genre
Born on November 30, he is a Sagittarius
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Nyjah Huston’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
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Nyjah Huston’s Youtube Channel
Nyjah Huston’s Snapchat Username
Nyjah Huston’s Snapchat username is @nyjah_huston
Other Interesting Facts:
- In 2014, FoxWeekly ranked the 22-year-old as being one of the “Top 15 Most Influential Skateboarders of All Time”
- In 2009, he launched I&I- his own skateboard deck company, though it was ultimately short-lived
- In 2011, he released a video called Rise & Shine, which later won “Best Video Part” from Transworld Skateboarding Magazine
- As of 2016, his sponsors include Nike, Monster Energy, Diamond Supply Co., Doritos, Mountain Dew, and CCS, among others
- He has been featured in many video games over the past years such as Tony Hawk’s Proving Ground, Tony Hawk’s Project 8, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD
- Growing up, his father raised him on a strict vegan diet; it wasn’t until 2012 that he tried dairy and meat for the first time
- Also as part of his Rastafarian upbringing, he was only allowed to listen to reggae music
- He purchased a home valued at $2.7 million in San Juan Capistrano in 2013
- At the Summer X Games, he has won seven gold medals, three silver medals, and one bronze
Nyjah Huston Bio – 2018 Update
Hailing from Davis, California, Nyjah Huston started to skate at the age of four. Quickly mastering the sport, he went on to participate in a number of contests as a teen; for instance, he won both “Best Trick Small Rail” and “Best Trick Big Rail” at the Volcom Damn Am in 2004. Continuing to compete over the next years, he took part in the West 49 Canadian Open, Global Assault, Dew Action Sports Tour, Vans Downtown Showdown, and more. By 2011, the teen was representing the US at the Summer X Games. After winning a handful of times at the venue, he became known as the skateboarder who has won the most prize money in history.
Continuing to awe audiences, Huston placed first a few times last year at the X Games, Red Bull Hard Lines Contest, and at the SLS competition. As for this year, he has already participated in half a dozen contests, including the Red Bull Hart Lines Contest, Street League Pro Open, and SLS competition, all of which saw him taking first place at the podium. What else has the 22-year-old been up to recently? Looking at his IMDb page, it appears that he’s also made a couple of appearances on television in Beyond the Athlete, and Motivation 3: The Next Generation. At one point, he also made a cameo in the film, xXx: Return of Xander Cage.
Don’t want to miss out on what he’s up to? Be sure to follow Nyjah Huston on social media- we’ve listed his accounts above.