Nikko Landeros

Disciplines: SkiFrom: Berthoud, CO USA USABorn: 04/28/89

About Nikko

Making his rookie appearance at X Games Aspen 2016 is 26-year-old Nikko Landeros. As a member of the USA National Sled Hockey team since 2008, Nikko is no stranger to aggressive, close-contact sports. The double amputee from Berthoud, CO, hopes his experience on a hockey skate, arm strength, balancing abilities and overall confidence will result in a successful first competition. "In my eyes, I feel like I can win. I think there needs to be a new champion in this event. The world needs to see something crazy happen."

  • X Games rookie
  • Bilateral above the knee amputee
  • Two
  • time Paralympic sled hockey gold medalist (also called sledge hockey)
  • X Games 2016 will be his first time competing on a monoski

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X Games Competition History