Alex Massotti is of Italian decent but grew up skateboarding in Balnerio Camboriu, Brazil. For the past 10 years Alex has been traveling the world visiting numerous cities on his skateboard. Alex lived 7 years in Barcelona, Spain and a year in Milan, Italy where he made tons of international friends and localized himself into the their skate scenes. Alex has a very simple outlook on life, be positive, skate a lot, and keep your loved ones close. You'll never not see Massotti, which his close friends call him, without a smile. Alex is now living half of the year in Long beach and the other half traveling the world to find the best spots you can ride on your skateboard. If you see him around, make sure you say Hi, He's truly a gentle giant!