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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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1 Started his 3rd skate company called "Almost", including skaters Ryan Sheckler and Daewon Song.
2 When Rodney invented the Kickflip it was originally named the "Magic Flip".
3 Rodney Mullen is the soul creator of most of todays generation of skateboarding such as: The Kickflip, Heelflip, Impossible and many more.
4 Founder of the "Tensor" trucks company and is the designer for "Tensor" trucks.
5 Started 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 5 2009 TV Movie
John from Cincinnati 2007 TV Series Skateboarder
Almost: Round Three - The Almost Video 2004 Short



The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 2013 incredible skateboard tricks
Gleaming the Cube 1989 stunt skater



Motivation 2: The Chris Cole Story 2015 Documentary Himself
Waiting for Lightning 2012 Documentary Himself
Bones Brigade: An Autobiography 2012 Documentary Himself
United by Fate 6 2010 TV Movie Himself
United by Fate 4 2008 TV Movie Himself
United by Fate 3 2008 TV Movie Himself
Fallen Idols Aka DOPE. 2008 Documentary Himself
United by Fate 2 2007 TV Movie Himself
The Man Who Souled the World 2007 Documentary Himself
United by Fate 1 2007 TV Movie Himself
Tony Hawk's Project 8 2006 Video Game Himself (voice)
American Wasteland 2005 Video Game Himself (voice)
Cut Masters 2005 TV Series Himself
The Globe World Cup Skateboarding 2005 TV Movie Himself - Narrator
Round Three 2004 Video documentary Himself
Hangin With... Rodney Mullen 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
Tony Hawk's Underground 2 2004 Video Game Himself / Skater (voice)
Tony Hawk's Underground 2003 Video Game Himself
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4 2002 Video Game Himself
Rodney Mullen: From the Ground Up 2002 Documentary short
Opinion: To Each His Own 2001 Video documentary Himself
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 2001 Video Game Himself
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 2000 Video Game Himself
Rodney Mullen VS Daewon Song: Round 2 1999 Video short Himself
Canvas: The Skateboarding Documentary 1998 Documentary Himself
Rodney Mullen VS Daewon Song 1997 Video short Himself
Virtual Reality 1993/II Video Himself
Hot Splash 1988 Himself
The Search for Animal Chin 1987 Video Himself
Thrashin' 1986 Himself (uncredited)

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1 I 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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