Jaryd Lazar professionally known as “Summit1g” is a live video streamer who has got more than 20,000 Twitch subscribers. He is also a semiprofessional player and streams in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. He has more than 2 million followers on Twitch. In 2013, he finished 7th in the Qualifier Tier of ESEA Invite Season 15 – North America. Lazar’s first professional team was ‘Exertus eSports’ which he joined in December 2012. He also has more than 350,000 followers on YouTube and another 300,000 followers on Twitter. His channel has been viewed more than 69 million times as of March 2016. The estimated net worth of Summit1g is $1.3 million US dollars.
Jaryd Lazar was born on April 23, 1987, in California. He is half Hungarian and he started to stream videos from a very young age. One of his earliest streaming tasks was Counter-Strike. He then went on to release ‘Infestation: Survivor Stories’ also known as ‘WarZ’. Following this, he became popular and his channel started to grow. Lazar then became a professional Counter-Strike player who used to invite players on ESEA. He also used to play against other players like US CS: GO Pros on FPL.
In April 2013, Jaryd Lazar got married to Desirae. She was his girlfriend for a long time and is also a Twitch player herself. Lazar usually visits Subway and is afraid of getting buried alive. He also has got arachnophobia. He streams six days a week.
Jaryd Lazar first started his career by getting employed in the Time Warner Cable. He is popular for playing various games like Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, The Culling, Arma 3, Arma 2, Rust, Infestation: Survivor Stories, DayZ, H1Z1, and Tom Clancy’s The Division. At the night, Lazar plays various other solo player games. In February 2015, he competed in the ‘Clutch Con’ tournament he played for team ‘Torqued’.
In March 2015, he represented team Area 51 (Quantic Gaming) in the Alienware Cup. The team placed 4th at the CEVO Season 7 – Professional Placement in April 2015. Lazar then represented team Potato Streamers at the IEM Season X WC – North American tournament in February 2016. At the CEVO Season 9 Professional North America – Qualifier in April 2016, he represented team ‘Ze Pug Godz’. A month later, he represented ‘Splyce’ at the DreamHack Austin 2016.
He then became a part of team Mythic and placed at 3 – 4th at the ECS Season 3 – NA Development League in February 2017. In April 2017, Lazar competed professionally in the ESEA Season 24: Main Division – North America and ESL One: Cologne 2017 – NA Open. He June 2017, he placed 1st – 4th at the DreamHack Valencia 2017 – NA Open Qualifier by defeating eSport team Ghost Gaming with a score of 16 – 8.
Jaryd Lazar was placed 2nd at the MLG Americas Minor Championship/ CS: GO Championship in April 2016. He was also placed at fourth in the ESEA Invite Season 9 Playoffs (Counter-Strike) in November 2011. At the ESL Pro league Season Six (North American Division) in September 2017, he represented Misfits and had a score of 16-9 against Splyce.
How much is Summit1g Net Worth in 2017
Summit1g started streaming videos from a very early age. With over 2 million Twitch followers, he has gone on accumulate good money for himself. Summit1g’s net worth is an estimated $1.3 million US dollars as of 2017. He is a competitive Go player for ESA and EPL. He has represented various teams in various eSport tournaments. Jaryd “Summit1g” Lazar has won $2,761.14 from six tournaments in his career.
He recently bought himself the Nissan GT-R Nismo worth over $100 thousand. Prior to being a professional streamer, Lazar was a representative in a call center. His follower on YouTube is over 300,000. Part of his wealth also comes by participating in different tournaments. His videos have been watched more than 69 million times on Twitch.
When in high school, Jaryd Lazar used to make Counter-Strike dust map on paper. He used to make strats for himself where his friends used to be in the game. His total prize money earned from games is $29,000. He is a passionate video gaming personality who has utilized his skill to increase his income.