Who is Jagger Eaton from “Jagger Eaton’s Mega Life”?
Jagger Eaton was born on 21 February 2001, in Mesa, Arizona, USA, so his zodiac sign is Pisces. He is best known as a sponsored amateur skateboarder, and a Mega Ramp participant. Additionally, he competes in X Games in which he is the youngest participant.
Jagger Eaton Ethnicity and Net Worth
So just how rich is Jagger Eaton as of early 2018? According to authoritative sources, this skateboarder has net worth of $700,000 with his wealth being accumulated from his career in the mentioned field. Speaking about his ethnicity, this blonde-haired and brown-eyed skater is American and white. His is 1.65 meters tall and weighs approximately anywhere between 52 and 56 kilograms.
Rise to Fame and Career
Eaton rose to fame as a prominent young skateboarder competing in Mega Ramp and in X Games, and due to his notable performances, he earned several brand deals, and has several sponsors from the skating world. Jagger and his brother Tom Schaar are sponsored by DC Shoes, and since 2012 they have been a part of DC Youth Division. In addition, Jagger has deals with brand such as Red Bull and the Independent Truck Company. Besides that, his and Tom’s skills didn’t go unnoticed by “Blair Alley”, Transworld Skateboarding’s magazine, which described them as “the future of vert skating”. Jagger was featured in Esquire Magazine: Life of Man, the 80th Anniversary edition of the magazine, in late 2013. Nevertheless, despite his skills, he has been the subject of critics by skateboarding commentators, as he appeared in professional level events. Such a commentator is Burnquist, who stated that separate junior divisions ought to be established for competitions. David Daniels added that Jagger’s entry ruins the credibility of professional skating competitions, as he is way too young – the same Daniels is also critical of other skateboarders of that age.
Jagger in Competitions
In 2011, Eaton participated at Bob Burnquist’s Dreamland MegaRamp Invitational, and took third place in the amateur division. Aged 11, he competed at the X Games in Los Angeles in 2012, thus becoming the youngest competitor in the history of the championship, after Nyjah Houston held the record over the course of the previous six years. As of late 2014, he won Tamp Am based in Tampa Florina, aged 13 at that time, becoming one of the youngest skateboarders to win the mentioned competition. As of 2015 he provided a notable performance in winning the BoardrAm in Houston, Texas, and due to his victory received an invitation to the BoardrAm finals at the X Games, held in Austin, Texas in 2015.
Career on Television
Besides being an amateur skateboarder, Jagger is also active on television. In that field, the audience was able to see him in ‘’Ridiculousness’’, an American comedy clip show, and additionally he began working as the host of ‘’Jagger Eaton’s Mega Life’’, an American documentary series broadcast on Nickelodeon from 2016, airing 20 episodes so far, produced by Rob Dyrdek, Shane Nickerson and Erin Ryder. Besides that, he appeared in ‘’WWE Smackdown’’.
Relationship Status and Friendship With Alana Smith
Eaton is straight and he is close to Alana Smith, his fellow skateboarder. The duo can frequently be seen hanging out, as they are good friends. Additionally, the two of them attended Kids Choice Sports, broadcast on Nickelodeon. According to some sources, they are dating, however, none of the rumors were confirmed by either, and is seems as if they are just close friends and enjoy each other’s company. He is also friends with Leticia Bufoni.
— Jagger Eaton (@jaggereaton) October 19, 2016
Jagger Eaton on Social Media
Being active in the entertainment field, Jagger naturally shares information through his social media, which he additionally uses to gain more attention from the media. He is active on Twitter and Instagram and is followed by more than 9,000 people on the former and almost 200,000 on the latter. According to his Twitter page, Eaton has siblings and often posts photos of them. He has a sister named Hendryx, who was born on 4 April, and he wished her happy birthday with the following tweet:
“Happy birthday my little princess, I’m forever your loyal protector, Hendryx!”
Additionally, he posts videos of himself doing tricks on the skateboarding ramp, and he also posts that type of video to his Instagram page.