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Rodney Mullen


Important skateboarder who invented lots of the sport’s many well-known flip tricks. He’s also among the founding traders of the Globe Industries skate organization. He began skating at age group 10 after getting authorization from his dad. Because he analyzed Physics in university, he could invent several methods within the skateboard. He got wedded to Traci Mullen in 2000. They later on divorced and he started dating Lori Guidroz. He, like Tony Hawk, is among the most important titles in skateboarding background.

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Full Name Rodney Mullen
Date Of Birth August 17, 1966
Place Of Birth Gainesville, FL
Height 1.81 m
Profession Skateboarder
Education University of Florida
Nationality American
Spouse Traci Mullen
Parents John Mullen, Ann P. Mullen
Movies Almost: Round Three, Gleaming the Cube, The Search for Animal Chin
Star Sign Leo

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1Started his 3rd skate company called "Almost", including skaters Ryan Sheckler and Daewon Song.
2When Rodney invented the Kickflip it was originally named the "Magic Flip".
3Rodney Mullen is the soul creator of most of todays generation of skateboarding such as: The Kickflip, Heelflip, Impossible and many more.
4Founder of the "Tensor" trucks company and is the designer for "Tensor" trucks.
5Started skating 1 January, 1976. Won his first pro contest (and simultaneously turned pro) on 21 August, 1980. In eleven years of competitive skating, he lost only one contest.



United by Fate 52009TV Movie
John from Cincinnati2007TV SeriesSkateboarder
Almost: Round Three - The Almost Video2004Short



The Secret Life of Walter Mitty2013incredible skateboard tricks
Gleaming the Cube1989stunt skater



Motivation 2: The Chris Cole Story2015DocumentaryHimself
Waiting for Lightning2012DocumentaryHimself
Bones Brigade: An Autobiography2012DocumentaryHimself
United by Fate 62010TV MovieHimself
United by Fate 42008TV MovieHimself
United by Fate 32008TV MovieHimself
Fallen Idols Aka DOPE.2008DocumentaryHimself
United by Fate 22007TV MovieHimself
The Man Who Souled the World2007DocumentaryHimself
United by Fate 12007TV MovieHimself
Tony Hawk's Project 82006Video GameHimself (voice)
American Wasteland2005Video GameHimself (voice)
Cut Masters2005TV SeriesHimself
The Globe World Cup Skateboarding2005TV MovieHimself - Narrator
Round Three2004Video documentaryHimself
Hangin With... Rodney Mullen2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Tony Hawk's Underground 22004Video GameHimself / Skater (voice)
Tony Hawk's Underground2003Video GameHimself
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 42002Video GameHimself
Rodney Mullen: From the Ground Up2002Documentary short
Opinion: To Each His Own2001Video documentaryHimself
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 32001Video GameHimself
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 22000Video GameHimself
Rodney Mullen VS Daewon Song: Round 21999Video shortHimself
Canvas: The Skateboarding Documentary1998DocumentaryHimself
Rodney Mullen VS Daewon Song1997Video shortHimself
Virtual Reality1993/IIVideoHimself
Hot Splash1988Himself
The Search for Animal Chin1987VideoHimself
Thrashin'1986Himself (uncredited)

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1I like to study a lot of math, physics and the Bible, too. For me, they all show that there's a lot more to things than we see.

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