Samuel Tzikoucossamuel tzikoucos hippo profile picture


Samuel won National and Regional Junior Championships at a young age and has rose through the ranks to become the 2015 NZ Street Champion. He competed at Unicon 16 (world championships) and placed 3rd in Junior Street, which was held in Brixen, Italy. Samuel is the youngest rider in New Zealand to land a 720unispin and 5th overall. With already a lot under his belt, his unicycling career is looking good!

Hometown:
Kaikohe

DOB:

7/1/1999

Sponsor:
Hippo

Riding since:
2010

Style:
Street, flat

Favorite trick(s):
Quadflip

Favorite riders:
Eli Brill, Christian Huriwai

Favorite videos:
PG 1-7

Favorite riding environment/obstacles:
Skate park


Your story:
Started learning to ride at a after school program and carried on from there

Other interests:
Drumming, cod

Favourite types of shoes to ride in:
Nike 

Favourite post ride food: 
Sushi

Biggest motivation for riding:
Becoming a legend

Competitive success:

2015 2nd Flatland NZUni Weekend NZ
2015 2ndStreet NZUni Weekend NZ
2014 1st Street NZUni Weekend NZ
2013 2nd Flatland NZUni Weekend NZ
2012 3rd Junior Street UNICON XVI(World Championships) ITALY
2012 3rd Street NZUni Weekend NZ
2012 3rd Flatland NZUni Weekend NZ