Five-time X Games Big Air medalist and 16-year old skateboard prodigy Tom Schaar started competing at X Games in 2012, and he's already in the record books. He was the first to land a 1080 on a skateboard (March 2012), and the first to land it in a contest. At XG Austin 2014, he became the youngest Big Air gold medalist (14). He's also competitive in vert, where he has landed a 900; and park, including a win at the prestigious 2015 Vans Pool Party. Added bronze in X Games 2015 Big Air Doubles. The teen attends traditional high school as a sophomore and has to return after XG to take finals.
- 5 X Games medals in two disciplines: Big Air gold, silver and 2 bronze, plus 2015 Big Air Doubles bronze.
- Just 16, Tom has competed at XG since 2012 (age 12), and in 4 disciplines: Big Air, Vert, Park and Big Air Doubles.
- 3rd at Bowl
- Rama in Bondi, AUS (Feb. 2016). Won the prestigious Vans Pool Party (May 2015).
- Gained 3 inches and 20 lbs since XG 2015.
- youngest SKB gold medalist in XG history (behind Ryan Sheckler). 5th
- youngest XG gold medalist overall (14 yrs., 8 mos.).
- Landed the first 1080 on a skateboard in March 2012. Also landed the first 1080 in competition.
X Games Competition History
|X Games Austin 2015|| SKB Big Air||3rd|
|X Games Austin 2015|| SKB Park||8th|
|X Games Austin 2015|| DBL Big Air Doubles||3rd|
|X Games Austin 2014|| SKB Vert||9th|
|X Games Austin 2014|| SKB Big Air||1st|
|X Games Los Angeles 2013|| SKB Vert||10th|
|X Games Los Angeles 2013|| SKB Big Air||2nd|
|X Games Munich 2013|| SKB Big Air||3rd|
|X Games Munich 2013|| SKB Vert||6th|
|X Games Barcelona 2013|| SKB Park||9th|
|X Games Barcelona 2013|| SKB Big Air||4th|
|X Games Foz do Iguaçu 2013|| SKB Big Air||4th|
|X Games Foz do Iguaçu 2013|| SKB Vert||6th|
|X Games Los Angeles 2012|| SKB Big Air||6th|
|X Games Los Angeles 2012|| SKB Vert||7th|