Ask any skateboarder on the planet who Ryan Sheckler is and you're sure to get an out-of-this-world answer. A child prodigy turned professional skateboarder, world-renowned athlete, teenage heartthrob, business owner, charity founder and TV star has made his name synonymous with skateboarding. What this 19-year-old has already accomplished as a teenager, most could only dream of accomplishing in a lifetime.
Ryans amazing skills in the park and on the street have won the respect of pros old enough to be his father, while his big green eyes have attracted the adulation of girls too young to get a drivers license. Hes a phenom in every sense of the word. Yet, the SoCal teen is focused like a laser beam on his future. Shecks wants to go down in the record books as one of the greatest skaters who ever livedand hes traveling the globe to make it happen.