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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 28 June 1974Kettering, Ohio, USA
Birth NameRobert Stanley Dyrdek
Height 5' 7" (1.7 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Born in Kettering, Ohio, in 1974, Rob started skating at age 12, and in less than a year was the youngest member of the popular G&S (Gordon & Smith) skateboard team. At 16, he turned pro for Alien Workshop.

Rob's most recent endeavor has been to create legal street skateboarding spots for the roughly 10-million street skateboarders in the US. To that end, he spearheaded the creation of the Rob Dyrdek/DC Shoes Skate Plaza Foundation, which actively seeks to build Skate Plazas throughout the US and beyond. In the process, Rob taught himself how to draft and designed to the inch the world's first Skate Plaza, set to open June 2005 in Kettering, Ohio.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Killing Loneliness

Trivia (3)

He was the first pro skateboarder to build a private indoor skate park when the TF, or Training Facility, was completed in San Diego in 1998.
Has 1 sister, Denise.
His middle name is Stanley.

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