Adam Jones

USA

Moto X
Minden, NV USA
07/23/84

Medal Count

1Gold

4Silver

1Bronze

Comp History

X Games Los Angeles 2013 MTX Freestyle2nd
X Games Los Angeles 2012 MTX Freestyle6th
X Games 2011 MTX Freestyle2nd
X Games 2011 MTX Best Trick6th
X Games 2011 MTX Speed & Style7th
X Games 2010 MTX Freestyle7th
X Games 2009 MTX Freestyle5th
X Games 2007 MTX Freestyle1st
X Games 2007 MTX Best Trick2nd
X Games 2006 MTX Best Trick6th
X Games 2006 MTX Freestyle2nd
X Games 2005 MTX Freestyle5th
X Games 2004 MTX Freestyle3rd

Other Competitions

Oct, 2013 Dew Tour Triple ThreatMTX Freestyle1st
Jun, 2013 Red Bull X-FightersMTX Freestyle3rd
May, 2013 Red Bull X-FightersMTX Freestyle5th

Athlete Bio

A six-time X Games medalist, Hollywood stuntman and father, Adam is one of the most innovative MTX riders on the X Games roster. The inventor of the Cordova flip, stripper flip, Shaolin flip and corpse flip, Adams is also known for his big extensions and creative upright tricks. While the last big event Jones won was Red Bull X-Fighters Egypt is May of 2010, he is a contender and a podium favorite every time he gets on the bike. He gave Nate Adams a run for the money at X Games 2011, earning silver in Freestyle and then tied Taka Higashino for gold in 2013, but Higashino won with the tie-breaker.

You Don't Say?

  • Adam is a five X Games Freestyle medals in nine appearances: gold, silver, and bronze. His X Games LA 2007 Best Trick silver gives him six medals overall. He invented Cordova flip, stripper flip, Shaolin flip and corpse-flip, one of the few to throw the double grab flip regularly.