- Date of Birth:
- December 30, 1989
- 5' 7"
- San Clemente
Ryan Sheckler (born December 30, 1989 in San Clemente, California) is an American professional skateboarder, entrepreneur and reality TV star.
Best Known For:
Ryan is best known for being a teen heartthrob and starring in his own reality show on MTV called Life of Ryan. He also recently starred in Justin Bieber’s lyric video for his single “What Do You Mean?”
Ryan became a sponsored skateboarder at the age of 7 with Etnies skate shoe company and Oakley were his first sponsors. The young athlete quickly rose to fame, participating in many business ventures. With professional skateboarders and entrepreneurs Rodney Mullen and Daewon Song, Ryan helped found the skateboard company Almost in 2003. Ryan’s MTV reality show premiered in August 2007 and ran until 2009.