Paul Rodriguez aka P-Rod

P-Rod

BIO

    • Born in Tarzana, California in 1984. His father, Paul Rodriguez Sr., is a popular Mexican-born American comedian.
    • Got the nickname P-rod in school when he began skating around the age of 11.
    • He became a sponsored skateboarder at the age of 16 for City Stars. In 2002 he turned professional for Girl skateboards. He cites his friend/filmer Nigel as the reason why he got sponsored in the first place.
    • He has acted in some independent movies, as well as Rob Dyrdek’s “Street Dreams”.
    • Paul has several top five finishes within the Dew Tour since its inception. In 2004-2005 he won back-to-back championships in the GvR contest. During that two-year span he also won back-to-back gold medals in the X-games.
    • P-rod can be found in many skateboarding video games, such as Tony Hawk’s Underground, Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland, Tony Hawk’s Project 8, Skate, and Skate 2.

SPONSORS

  • PlanB
  • NIXON
  • Markisa
  • Diamond
  • Nike SB
  • incase
  • Target
  • Andale
  • Venture
  • Grizzly
  • Primitive
  • Brigada
  • Mountain Dew

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Videos


http://skateboarding.transworld.net/1000126878/features/behind-the-cover-paul-rodriguez/ http://skateboarding.transworld.net/1000120167/features/a-closer-look-nike-sb-paul-rodriguez-iv/ http://skateboarding.transworld.net/1000119962/features/nike-sb-prod-demo-in-harlem/ http://skateboarding.transworld.net/1000111914/features/5-trick-fix-maloof-money-cup-nyc/ http://skateboarding.transworld.net/1000111815/features/maloof-nyc-qualifiers-video/ http://skateboarding.transworld.net/1000104230/features/tampa-pro-2010-finals-best-trick-video/ http://skateboarding.transworld.net/1000104158/features/tampa-pro-2010-day-one-video/

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