Date of Birth:
December 31, 1984
Born in: Tarzana
Education back ground
Went to Birmingham High in LA
Dropped out of high school.
Would skip school to go skate.
Got his first sponsor at age 14, and was a pro
skater at 16.
List of Accomplishments
2nd Place – Tampa Pro, Street - 2009
1st Place – AST Dew Tour, Cleveland, Park - 2008
1st Place – Maloof money tour, Street - 2008
2nd Place - AST Dew Tour, Baltimore, Park - 2008
1st Place – X Games, Street – 2004-05 -09
2nd place - Battle At The Berrics 2- 2009
Was named Rookie of the year.
Became first pro skater sponsored by Nike.
Sponsors of P Rod: Plan B, Nike SB,
Silver, FKD Bearings and Grip, Active,
Nixon, Mountain Dew, Diamond, incase
"My goal, my dream has
already come true. Every kid's
dream is to become a pro
skater, you know? Not only
have I become a pro skater,
but to me personally, I ride for
the best sponsors there are.
That's even more than I ever
expected... I didn't skate to
please everyone else. I started
skating because I love to
skate. you gotta watch out
because there will come a
point where you'll forget that."
Reasons why I admire this person.
I admire this person because I like to skate
and he is one of the best skaters in the
Another reason is because he proves you
don’t have to be smart to be successful.
Born: 21 March
1980 ) (age 29)
Location of birth:
Porte Alegre Brazil
very smart student. university of brazil with
the money he earned as a soccer player
and won a scholarship.
WINS THE 2009 GOLDEN FOOT AWARD
FIFA World Player of the Year: 2004, 2005
World Soccer Player of the Year: 2004,
“God gives gifts to everyone, ... Some can write,
some can dance. He gave me the skill to play
football and I am making the most of it.”
“The most important thing for us is to realize
that last season is over and this one is
completely different. And that if we don't run or
battle until the end we won't win anything,”