Rodney Mullen Net Worth 2019, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Achievement
Rodney Mullen Net Worth– The Godfather of Street Skateboarding, Rodney Mullen became famous for his street skateboarding skills and for the creation of well-known tricks like the kickflip, heelflip, and so on.
Early Life, Family, and Education
He was born in Gainesville, Florida on August 17, 1966, and at the age of six, Mullen was diagnosed with pigeon toe.
In order to correct this condition he was required to wear leg braces, he started skateboarding at the age of 10 on January 1, 1977, against his father’s wishes.
Mullen has also created several skateboarding videos and has authored an autobiography entitled The Mutt: How to Skateboard and Not Kill Yourself.
The Godfather of Street skateboarding, Rodney Mullen started dating Lori Guidroz in 2014. The couple dated till 2016 but as of 2019, it is hard to say anything about their relationship due to the lack of information. But he did marry once before which did not go as he planned.
Rodney exchanged vows with his ex-wife Traci Mullen in April of 2000. The former lovers tied the knot in an intimate ceremony with only their loved ones attending their wedding.
The former couple led a blissful married life in the beginning, but, like all good things come to an end, so did the good times. After thirteen years of marriage, the prior partners decided to separate in 2013. The past lover remained free from any extramarital affairs throughout their long wedded life.
The previous lovey-dovey couple signed a prenup before their big day so Rodney didn’t need to pay spousal support. Rodney and his former bride were married for over a decade, though they never welcomed any child in their marriage.
Rodney Mullen is widely considered one of the most influential skaters in the history of skateboarding. Mullen is also considered the greatest street skater, he has invented several of his own moves like the flat ground ollie, the kickflip (originally called the “magic flip”) in 1983, the heelflip, the impossible and a long list of other original tricks.
He was born in Gainesville, Florida on August 17, 1966, and at the age of six, Mullen was diagnosed with pigeon toe. In order to correct this condition he was required to wear leg braces, he started skateboarding at the age of 10 on January 1, 1977, against his father’s wishes.
Mullen has also created several skateboarding videos and has authored an autobiography entitled The Mutt: How to Skateboard and Not Kill Yourself. In 1980 Mullen joined the Powell-Peralta Bones Brigade, later he joined the high-profile skateboarding team Plan B, in 1991.
Plan B released a video in 1993, where Mullen showcases the newly-mastered Darkside titled Virtual Reality. Mullen’s participation in Plan B ended shortly after the unexpected death of Mike Ternasky in 1994. Mullen started another company, A-Team in 1997.
Mullen intended to form a super team with the defection of Plan B from the World Industries Empire. Rodney and his friend and fellow pro-skater Daewon Song produced a video called Rodney vs. Daewon, which featured each skater competing in segments from trick to trick.
He has appeared in many console video games of the Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater series. Such video games as Tony Hawk Underground, Tony Hawk Underground 2, Tony Hawk American Wasteland, Tony Hawks Proving Ground, and the last game he was in was Tony Hawk: Ride.
The legendary skateboarder, Rodney Mullen holds an estimated net worth of $35 million as of 2019. He earns most of his money through his career as a professional skater.
But, he also gains income through appearing in TV, YouTube channels and his skateboard company.