Interviews with professional and famous skateboarders
Top 10 Pro Skater Interviews
Pro Skater Interviews - Pro skaters often have very interesting lives - the path to becoming a pro skaters is unique to each professional skateboarder! Check out these interviews with pro skaters, and see what they have to say!
Rob Dyrdek Interview
Rob Dyrdek is a pro skater, reality TV star, actor, businessman, and much more. In this interview with Rob Dyrdek, I talk with him about his start in skateboarding, how he got into making reality TV shows, and his advice to skaters. Read this interview with Rob Dyrdek!
Interview with William Spencer
Interview with William Spencer - William Spencer is an internationally renowned skateboarder, stunt actor and director. He worked on skate stunts and stunt-doubling for movies such as The Amazing Spider-Man, Project X, Jonah Hex, CSI: NY and The Kids Are All Right. William Spencer has traveled all over the world and carved out a niche in...
Rodney Mullen Interview - Talking with The King of Skateboarding
Rodney Mullen Interview - Rodney Mullen talks about what drives him as a pro skateboarder, what it's like for him, and what he's been up to in and out of skateboarding. Rodney Mullen (also called the King of Skateboarding, or the Mutt), is easily one of the best top pro skateboarders on the planet. Read this interview with Rodney Mullen to get a better idea of who Rodney Mullen is, and what makes him tick.
Ryan Sheckler Mini Interview
Ryan Sheckler, teenage skateboarding sensation, took a couple of minuets to talk to me while filming a compercial for this summer's Dew Action Sports Tour. Ryan Sheckler exploded the skateboarding scene in 2003 when he took the Street skating category in the Summer X Games, Gravity Games, and Van's Triple Crown. Only in his mid-teens, Ryan Scheckler has become a raging skateboarding sensation, and is already pre-qualified for this summer’s new Dew Action Sports Tour. Read what he had to say.
Jamie Thomas Pro Skateboarder Interview
Interview with Jamie Thomas - Jamie Thomas is one of the most recognizable pro skateboarders on the scene. An outspoken Christian with a quiet, and yet powerful personality, Jamie Thomas has grown slowly from his simple beginnings in skateboarding to now owning several major skateboarding brands, such as Zero, Mystery and Fallen skateboarding shoes. I was able to talk to Jamie Thomas at Slam City Jam. Read this interview with Jamie Thomas.
Colin McKay Professional Skateboarder Interview
Colin McKay has been a pro for a while now (since 1992), taken his fair share of battle scars, and has a lot of love for skateboarding. I was fortunate enough to have a few minuets to talk to Colin McKay. Colin McKay says, ""I was 10 years old, bought a board, every kid in the neighborhood was doing it. I moved to a place called... (read more in the Colin McKay interview)
Pierre-Luc Gagnon Interview
Read an interview with pro skateboarder Pierre-Luc Gagnon (PLG). Pierre-Luc Gagnon talks about life as a pro skateboarder, and shares his throughts on skateboarding. Pierre-Luc Gagnon is now one of the top X Games medalists in the world, and has been blasting the vert skateboarding scene for the last several years. Read this interview with Pierre-Luc Gagnon.
Bucky Lasek Interview
"In preparation for the Boom Boom Huck Jam tour this year, I got a chance to talk to pro skater Bucky Lasek a little about skating, family, what's important to him, and what it's like to be pro."
Bob Burnquist Interview
Read an interview with Bob Burnquist - Bob Burnquist has been a pro skater for over 10 years. Bob Burnquist has competed in every X Games, he's famous for pulling off the natural loop, and he's held in general esteem as one of the planets best skateboarders. I was able to talk with Bob Burnquist about his start in skateboarding, some great moments, and where he sees himself going from here - read this interview with Bob Burnquist for more.
Andy Macdonald Interview
I interview Andy Macdonald, and talk with the professional skateboarder about life, skateboarding, motivation, the Fly Bar, and the his future in skateboarding. Andy Macdonald (Andy Mac) turned out to be more than a simple pro skateboarder - in this interview, Andy Macdonald had plenty to say about variety, injury, everything. Read all about pro skater Andy Macdonald (Andy Mac) in this exclusive interview. This is Page 1 of the Andy Macdonald interview.
Paul Rodriguez Interview
Paul Rodriguez (P-Rod) took a few minuets to talk to me after filming for the upcoming Dew Action Sports Tour commercials. Paul Rodriguez talked a little about what it's like to be a pro skateboarder, and what it takes to stay in the game. Paul Rodriguez blew away the X Games last summer, winning gold in the street competition. Read this short interview with Paul Rodriguez to find out more.
Interview with Elissa Steamer
An interview with Elissa Steamer, the female pro skateboarder voted the best woman skater in the world! Elissa Steamer talks about her life as a girl skateboarder, what she's proud of and more. Read this interview with Elissa Steamer and find out more about this amazing female professional skateboarder.
Jean Postec - Interview with Professional Skateboarder Jean Postec
Jean Postec is a vert skater who came into his own in 2006, improving dramatically from 2005. Jean Postec is originally from French Geneva, but moved to San Diego around the beginning of 2006. He’s been skating for over 11 years now, since he was 10 years old. Read this interview with pro vert skater Jean Postec for more.
Jereme Rogers - Interview with professional skateboarder Jereme Rogers
Jereme Rogers is a street skater who attacked the 2006 skateboarding tour with a vengeance, kicking off the year by winning the All American Streetstyle event - the first big money skateboarding event of the year. Jereme Rogers went on to rock the Dew Actions Sports Tour, which is where I was able to meet him and ask him a few questions about his skateboarding, and his life. Check out this interview with Jereme Rogers for more.
Tristan and Nic Puehse Skateboarding Twins Professional Skateboarder Interview
Tristan and Nic Puehse are fraternal twins blessed with a fearless attitude, and a tough athleticism. This led naturally to them taking up skateboarding right after their 6th birthday. Nic and Tristan Puehse have been skateboarding competitively since, and sport sponsors such as Nike 6.0, Powell Skateboards, Bones Swiss, Sambazon, Utopia Optics, Autobahn Wheels, Sk8nuts and many many more. The Puehse twins have even been featured on the Ellen Degeneres show. Read this interview for more!
Wil Waldon Pro Skater Interview
Wil Waldon is a newer pro skater with a bright future in skateboarding. In this pro skateboarder interview, Wil Waldon talks about what it's like to become a pro skater, what it takes to get there, and gives a little advice to anyone wanting to follow him. Take a look at this Wil Waldon pro skater interview!