Name: Erin Jackson
Sport: Long Track Speedskating
Discipline(s): Long Track Speedskating
Height: 5-4
DOB: 9/19/1992
Hometown: Ocala, Fla.
College: University of Florida
Olympic Experience
  • 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games - 500m 24th
  • Qualified for the 2018 U.S. Olympic Team - finished third in the 500m
World Championship Experience
  • 2020 World Single Distance Championships - 500m, 7th
  • 2020 Four Continents Championship - 500m, 4th
  • 2019 World Single Distance Championships: 500m 15th
  • 11x inline World Championship medalist
Other Career Highlights
  • 2020-21 Long Track National Team
  • 2019-20 Long Track World Cup Team
  • 2019-20 Long Track National Team
  • 2018-19 World Cup Finals - Salt Lake City: 500m 14th overall, 1000m 44th overall
  • 2018-19 World Cup 5 - Hamar: 500m 16th, 500m 19th
  • 2018-19 World Cup 4 - Heerenveen: 500m 9th
  • 2018-19 World Cup 3 - Poland: Team Sprint 9th, 500m 12th, 500m 14th
  • 2018-19 World Cup 2 - Tomakomai: 500m 10th, 500m (B) 18th, 1000m (B) 13th
  • 2018-19 World Cup 1 - Obihiro: 500m 18th, 1000m (B) 15th
  • 2018 Fall Long Track World Cup Team - 500m
  • 2018-19 Long Track National Team
  • 47x inline National Champion
  • 3x United States Olympic Committee Female of the Year for Roller Sports (2012, 2013, 2015)
  • 2015 Pan American Games - silver
Personal: Started skating on ice when she was 25 years old in 2017 (tried ice for the first time from Feb.-March, 2017 and returned full time in Sept. 2017)...Started inline when she was 10 years old in 2002...Is a member of the ISU Transition Program at the Utah Olympic Oval...Other teams she is a part of: Team Florida (inline), Ocala Speed (inline), Jacksonville Roller Derby, Team USA Roller Derby, Bont Skates (sponsor team)...Is inspired by the inliners who have come before her and made the transition to the ice...Studied Materials Science & Engineering at the University of Florida...Participated in track & field in high school...Works at DICK'S Sporting Goods as part of the Contenders Program...Wants to pursue Biomedical Engineering - prosthetics and/or dental materials...Is motivated by the desire to keep improving and reaching higher levels, both physically and mentally...Hobbies outside the rink include traveling with friends, watching movies/Netflix and bowling...If she could have any superpower, it would be invisibility...Has the ability to sleep anytime, anywhere...Favorite place skating has taken her: Belgium; a beautiful country with delicious food and great people...Favorite quote: Perfect practice makes perfect...Favorite food: Eggs...Favorite music: Alternative Rock & Pop...Favorite movie: 3-way tie between Step Brothers, Titanic and The Presige