The awards, presented by ESPN, applaud yearly excellence in a variety of sports and categories, and performances from the Olympics, X Games Austin and X Games Aspen were all celebrated.
Multiple X Games gold medallist Nyjah Huston, won Best Male Action Sports Athlete, while Olympic Snowboard Slopestyle champion Jamie Anderson won the women’s award.
Huston has dominated street skateboarding for years and, despite being just 19, won his sixth gold at X Games Austin in June, while also dominating the Street League Skateboarding World Tour.
The American saw off competition from nominees including Big Wave World Tour champion Grant Baker, Snowmobile SnoCross legend Tucker Hibbert, Motocross rider Ryan Villopoto and halfpipe skier David Wise.
Slopestyle joined the Olympic program for the first time at Sochi 2014 and Anderson took home the first-ever Olympic gold in the discipline. She also bagged silver at X Games Aspen 2014, adding to her medal total which includes four golds.
The snowboarder from California was also one of a host of action sports personalities to appear in the famous ESPN The Magazine's The Body Issue last week.
Freestyle skier Maddie Bowman, halfpipe snowboarding’s Kelly Clark, Motocross rider Vicki Golden and ASP World Tour Champion surfer Carissa Moore were also nominated.
There were also wins for action sports stars in other categories including Best Male US Olympic Athlete, which was won by Sage Kostenburg, while Anderson doubled up by taking the women’s equivalent.
For a full list of the nominees and winners from extreme and action sports categories see below!
Best Male Action Sports Athlete:
Grant Baker, Surfing
Tucker Hibbert, Snowmobile
Nyjah Huston, Skateboarding - Winner
Ryan Villopoto, Motocross/Supercross
David Wise, Halfpipe Skiing
Best Female Action Sports Athlete:
Jamie Anderson, Snowboard Slopestyle - Winner
Maddie Bowman, Freestyle Skiing
Kelly Clark, Snowboard Superpipe & Halfpipe
Vicki Golden, Moto Racing
Carissa Moore, Surfing
Best Male Athlete With a Disability:
Mark Bathum, Alpine Skiing
Declan Farmer, Sled Hockey - Winner
Raymond Martin, Wheelchair Racing
Mike Shea, Snowboarding
Evan Strong, Snowboarding
Best Female Athlete With a Disability:
Minda Dentler, Handcyclist
Oksana Masters, Sitting Skier
Tatyana McFadden, Sitting Skier/Track & Field
Laurie Stephens, Alpine Monoskier
Jamie Whitmore, Para-cycling - Winner
Best Male U.S. Olympic Athlete:
Joss Christensen, Slopestyle Skiing
Sage Kotsenburg, Snowboard Slopestyle
Ted Ligety, Alpine Skier
Charlie White, Ice Dancing
David Wise, Halfpipe Skiing
Best Female U.S. Olympic Athlete:
Jamie Anderson, Snowboard Slopestyle
Maddie Bowman, Halfpipe Skiing
Meryl Davis, Ice Dancing
Kaitlyn Farrington, Snowboard Halfpipe
Mikaela Shiffrin, Alpine Skier