Richest Professional Skateboarders | Top 10
Wondering who are the richest professional skateboarders in the world? You’re in the right place!
Like many other sports, skateboarding also fills excitement. For some skateboarders, this isn’t a hobby anymore. It is an actual job!
And these 10 men took their passion to another level.
Thanks in large part to endorsements and sponsorships, these wealthy professional skateboarders have large fortunes. And you’re about to find out who they are!
Without no further talking, let’s get straight to business!
10Eric Koston – Net worth – $15 million
We begin our top list with Eric Koston, born on April 29, 1975. Born in Bangkok, Thailand, the professional skateboarder has a net worth of $15 million.
He began skateboarding while in elementary school, receiving sponsorship in the early 90’s. And in 1993, Eric Koston became a professional.
Among sponsors are included Girl Skateboards, Spitfire Wheels, Nike SB Shoes, Skullcandy Headphones, Independent Trucks, Jessup Griptape and Oakley.
The millionaire has won several championships, including 1st place at the 2000 X Games, the 2000 and 2003 Gravity Games, the 2002 Gravity Games Street and the 2003 X Games Street Competition.
Eric Koston has appeared in multiple video games, videos and TV shows, such as Lick, Ultimate X: The Movie, Maloof Money Cup and Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater.
Also, he is the co-founder of 2 popular skateparks, The Philo-Thai Centre and The Berrics.