Jakob Jewett is a professional mountain biker, filmer, and editor from New Zealand who has been making waves in the world of downhill mountain biking. Born and raised in Rotorua, a town on the North Island of New Zealand known for its world-class mountain biking trails, Jewett has been riding bikes since he was a young boy.
Jewett’s love for mountain biking grew as he explored the local trails and competed in regional races. His talent quickly became evident, and he began competing at the national level in his teens. In 2017, Jewett won the New Zealand National Downhill Mountain Biking Championships in the Under-19 category.
Since then, Jewett has been steadily climbing the ranks in the world of downhill mountain biking. In 2019, he competed in his first World Cup race in Les Gets, France, where he finished in an impressive 32nd place. He continued to compete in the World Cup circuit throughout the season, finishing in the top 40 in multiple races.
Jewett’s success on the World Cup circuit has made him a rising star in the sport. He has been featured in multiple mountain biking magazines and websites, and his social media following continues to grow as fans around the world follow his progress.
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