Nyjah Huston is a well-known professional skateboarder from America who has won several titles in his career and is the winner of five SLS (Street League Skateboarding) competition series. He has also won several awards and is also involved in philanthropy. Huston founded “Let It Flow”, which is a charitable organization. He began his career when he was just 10 years old. Let’s find out more about how much is Nyjah Huston’s net worth in 2018.
Nyjah Huston Early Life
Nyjah Imani Huston was born on November 30, 1994, in Davis, California to his parents Adeyemi Huston and Kelle Huston. He grew up in San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico.
He has been active in his career from a very young age. He gained attention by joining the skateboard team and signing a sponsorship deal with the company Element. He was brought up as a Rastafarian and has been a vegan.
It has not been known on who Nyjah Huston has previously dated. There are no details about his current relationship on the media. According to rumors, he has a girlfriend.
Nyjah Huston Career, Awards & Achievement
In 2004, he finished 4th at the Volcom Damn Am. A year later, he finished 1st at the Tampa Am and also at the K.R.3.A.M. AM. He finished second at various contests in 2006. He also finished 1st at the Street League Skateboarding 1st Series Overall in 2010.
Nyjah Huston started to appear in many video productions of Element. He also went on to compete in high profile contests like the Vans Downtown Showdown and Dew Tour. In 2008, he parted ways with the company. Following this, he became an amateur skateboarder.
He then became a part of the short-lived company called IGI. In 2011, he appeared in the music video of “Rise & Shine” by Element. Huston later decided to skate for DC Shoes. At the 2011 Summer X Games held in Los Angeles, he won gold. He also won Gold at the 2013 Summer X Games in Barcelona, Spain.
In 2014, Huston finished 1st at the X Games Austin 2014 Monster Energy, Street League Skateboarding, and Street League Skateboarding Pro Open. A year later, he won gold at the X Games Skateboard Street held in Austin. He also finished first place at the Kimberley Diamond Cup held in South Africa.
Huston won the X Games Skateboard Street held in Oslo. This was followed by winning the 2016 Street League Skateboarding. In 2017, he finished 1st in various contests like Red Bull Hart Lines Contest, Street League Pro Open, Street League Skateboarding, and Street League Skateboarding Super Crown World Championship.
Awards & Achievements
In 2006, Nyjah Huston won the “Kentucky Unbridled Spirit Award for Action Sports”. He is also the winner of three awards from Transworld. In 2013, he was nominated in “Skater Of The Year” by Thrasher magazine. In 2014, he appeared in the list of Most Influential Skateboarders of All-Time by FoxWeekly. He has won seven gold medals at the Summer X Games and has won five Street League Skateboarding series.
Net Worth of Nyjah Huston
Nyjah Huston has an estimated net worth of more than $6 million. He made this fortune by competing in several competitions and by winning many of them. He has also represented his country in several international championships and has won them. Part of his wealth comes by signing with several brands. He is won more prize money than any other skateboarder in the world. He is also the world’s highest-paid skateboarder.
Nyjah Huston is considered one of the most popular skateboarders in the world. He has also appeared in several music videos like “Thrasher”, “Silver in Barcelona”, “The Global Assault”, “Fade to Black”, and “Cameo Kid Ink”. He has won several accolades and his videos have also won an award. Huston has been active in his career from a very young age.