Elliot Sloan

USA

Skateboard, Skateboard
New York City, NY USA
07/29/88

Medal Count

1Gold

2Silver

2Bronze

Comp History

X Games Austin 2014 SKB Vert12th
X Games Austin 2014 SKB Big Air7th
X Games Los Angeles 2013 SKB Big Air1st
X Games Los Angeles 2013 SKB Vert15th
X Games Munich 2013 SKB Big Air2nd
X Games Barcelona 2013 SKB Big Air3rd
X Games Foz do Iguaçu 2013 SKB Big Air2nd
X Games Los Angeles 2012 SKB Big Air7th
X Games Los Angeles 2012 SKB Vert8th
X Games 2011 SKB Vert4th
X Games 2011 SKB Big Air7th
X Games 2010 SKB Big Air8th
X Games 2010 SKB Big Air Rail Jam3rd
X Games 2009 SKB Big Air8th

Other Competitions

Athlete Bio

Sloan, 25, medaled at all four 2013 X Games Big Air events, including gold -- his first -- in LA. He's landed a 900 on the quarterpipe as well as a beautiful heelflip 720, and he aspires to land a 1080 over the big air gap. He's a dedicated mega ramp and vert skater (he has his own vert ramp in his backyard), plays guitar and bass in his own recording studio and has a talent for writing music. The soft-hearted Sloan takes in strays and has a pack of 4 dogs living at his house in Vista, CA. Elliot dropped out of high school when he was 16 to work construction and as a paralegal to help support is family after his dad passed away.

You Don't Say?

  • Sloan owns five X Games medals overall, including a Big Air gold, two silver and one bronze from the 2013 X Games Big Air events. He also has a Big Air Rail Jam bronze from 2010. Sloan gained and lost about 14 lbs. after all the traveling during 2013, saying, "I was probably the heaviest I've ever been."