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Jaryd Lazar
Status Alive
Born (1987-04-23) April 23, 1987 (age 31)
Nationality American


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Jaryd Lazar (born April 23, 1987),[1] more commonly known by his online alias, summit1g, is an American Twitch streamer and retired competitive Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player who played for the recreational teams A51 and Team Mythic.[2] Lazar switched to streaming PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds after the game's pre-release in March 2017. He regularly streams a variety of games, including Escape from Tarkov, Fortnite, GTA V, and DayZ.[3]

Lazar has been streaming since 2012 and regularly garners approximately 20,000 viewers. Lazar's viewership peaked at 90,000 when he streamed Mythic's run at ECS qualifiers in CS:GO.[4] Lazar has over three million followers, becoming the top followed streamer on Twitch from January 2018 to March 2018.[5]

Lazar streamed the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor pre-fight conference which caused a boost in viewership for the IRL section of Twitch that day.[6]


  1. ^ "summit1g Stats, News, Biography". Dot Esports. Retrieved 2018-03-19. 
  2. ^ Cropley, Steven (2017-01-23). "summit1g Joins CSGO Team Mythic". Esports. Retrieved 2017-09-02. 
  3. ^ Duwe, Scott (2017-09-01). "PUBG was watched more than League of Legends on Twitch in August". Retrieved 2017-09-02. 
  4. ^ Hempstead, Matt (2017-02-27). "Summit1G Sets New Personal Best in Viewership". SportsGrid. Retrieved 2017-09-02. 
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  6. ^ Ashton, Graham (2017-08-30). "Most Watched Twitch Content of the Week, August 21–27". The Esports Observer. Retrieved 2017-09-02. 

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