Date of Birth:
16th April 1998.

Sponsors-

Colony, Monster Army, Emmittbmx, LegitCrown, RCSS Supplements.

How long have you been riding?

5 Years.

What got you interested in BMX?

Watching the Xgames on TV really made me want a bmx bike very badly and every since getting one it’s been nothing but great times.

Biggest influences in BMX:

Brock Horneman, Logan Martin, and Kyle Baldock,

Where are you living at the moment? And where did you grow up?
I grew up in and am currently living in Cocoa Beach, FL.

What does a regular Saturday out on the bike usually consist of?

Usually a typical Saturday consists of riding my favorite skatepark in Orlando, FL. If the weather’s good, then load the truck up and drive down to Miami to ride some good skateparks.

What are you doing for work these days?

These days for work I’ve been doing BMX shows around Florida, riding contests, and washing dogs for my neighbor… Haha

Top 3 places you’ve ridden over the years:

-Clairmont Skatepark, Woodward West, and a really small/ sketchy park in Sarajevo, Bosnia.

What are your interests outside of Riding?

Exercising and bmx are just about it… Haha.

Car you own/drive:

2014 Toyota Tacoma TRD.

Tell us something about your local scene:

Florida’s got a huge/ strong scene. In my area, it’s only really myself and a few buddies that really ride all the time.

What motivates you to go out and ride all the time?

Hoping everytime I go out and have I session, I end it learned a new trick. Progressing has always been a motivator for me.

Favourite place you’ve travelled to and why?

Either Montpellier, France or Sarajevo, Bosnia. Both places have extremely diverse cultures and some awesome looking landscapes.

Good meals to eat:

Chicken bowl from Chipotle Mexican Grill… Haha

Give us some bands/musicians you are into these days:

My taste in music is odd. One week I’ll be stuck on August Burns Red or Parkway Drive. The next i’ll be on Bones or Suicide Boys.

Favourite Colony product?

Sweettooth frame.

What has BMX has taught you:

I’ve slowly realized BMX is something where you always get what you put into it. It’s defenitely taught me dedication as well.

The usual thanks…

Major shoutout to all the companies that support me. ColonyBMX, Monster Army, Legit Crown, EmmittBMX, and RCSS supplements. I wouldn’t be able to do it without these guys…

Instagram account:
@jackie_straiton