Erik Ellington Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Oct 15, 2022 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on May 27, 2022
Edited by Aubree Mosby
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About Erik Ellington

Erik Ellington is a famous skateboarder, designer, and businessman.
Erik Ellington decided to pursue professional skateboarding when he was in school. He has collaborated with different companies to become a top-notch skateboarder and designer.
Erik Ellington has been affiliated with famous companies like Deathwish and Max Allure during his career.

Erik Ellington's Net Worth, Earnings, & Spending Habits

What is Erik Ellington’s net worth?

Erik Ellington is a famous skateboarder who has earned a lot of money throughout his career. His current net worth is approximately $3 million.

How much does Erik Ellington earn per year?

Erik Ellington is a skateboarder, designer, and famous entrepreneur. He has various sources of income. However, his annual income is unknown to the public.

Height, Age, & Physical Attributes

How tall is Erik Ellington?

Erik Ellington stands at the height of 6 ft 1 in (185 cm).

How old is Erik Ellington?

Erik Ellington was born on August 9, 1977. As of 2022, he is 44 years old.

Childhood And Education

Erik Ellington's birth took place in Anchorage, Alaska. He spent his early life in Alaska. His mother is Rose Ann Ellington, and his father is Charles Luther Ellington. His step-father, Johnson Quarles, was also involved in his upbringing.
When he became a teenager, he moved to Tempe, Arizona where he completed his schooling. After Erik Ellington graduated from high school, he relocated to San Diego and pursued his lifelong dream of becoming a professional skateboarder.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Erik Ellington’s partner?

Erik Ellington is married to Amy Gunther, with whom he has two children. His son's name is Julius. The family currently resides in Burbank, California.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Erik Ellington is best known for being a prolific skateboarder from Anchorage, Alaska.
In 1999, Erik Ellington became a professional skateboarder by riding for Zero Skateboards when 'Misled Youth', a video of them, became popular. In 2000, he and his friends created Baker Skateboards.
Erik Ellington has also designed several shows for Emerica, a brand affiliated with Sole Technology. In 2009, he collaborated with his friends Jim Greco and Andrew Reynolds to create a skateboarding brand called Bakerboys Distribution. This company provided skateboarding materials for other companies like Deathwish, Max Allure, Baker, Heroin, and more.
Erik Ellington then became the co-owner of a footwear brand named Supra in 2006. They released six different skate shoes that were Ellington's signature designs, and those designs were then sold to Eland Group.
Erik and his friend from Paris, Vaz Rajan, created a new brand called Human Recreational Services, which paved their way into the shoe business.

Charity Work

A charity organization known as Skatistan organized a skateboarding event where Erik Ellington took part, along with many other celebrity skateboarders, on Go Skateboarding Day.

Other Interesting Erik Ellington Facts And Trivia

Erik Ellington still skates for Bakerboys with his friends.
Erik Ellington is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
He is a Leo since he celebrates his birthday on August 9 every year.
Erik Ellington's only known interest is in shoes and skateboarding.

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Erik Ellington

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185 cm

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Skateboarder, Designer, Entrepreneur

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Amy Gunther


Charles Luther Ellington, Rose Ann Ellington
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