Rob Dyrdek is a famous American reality TV personality, actor, producer, former professional skateboarder, and entrepreneur. He is best known for his appearances on TV shows such as Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory and Ridiculousness.
Rob is the creator of the popular animated series called “Wild Grinders” in which he played one of the main characters, Lil Rob. This guy is also considered one of the most influential skateboarders of all time. Read on as we guide you through his biography, family, fortune, and other facts…
Rob Dyrdek Biography (Age)
The amazing skateboarder was born as Rob Stanley Dyrdek on June 28, 1974, in the Kettering City of Ohio, United States of America. He developed his interest in skateboarding at the age of eleven and later received his first skateboard from the American professional skateboarder Neil Blender.
Almost nothing is known about Rob’s childhood experiences and his educational background. However, it is known that he is of white ethnic origin and a citizen of the United States of America.
When Rob Dyrdek was twelve years old, he signed a sponsorship contract with the same company that had sponsored Blender. After a few years, the duo had to leave the company to form theirs, which they called Alien Workshop. At sixteen, Rob dropped out of high school and moved to California to focus on his skateboarding career.
Upon his arrival in California, the star began riding for Droors Clothing, which later became DC Shoes. The company supported Dyrdek until his retirement in 2016, and he also received sponsorship agreements with other well-known brands such as Silver Trucks, Monster Energy, and EA Skate.
During his skating career, Rob Dyrdek set 21 different Guinness World Records. For example, in 2007 he achieved the highest skateboarder ramp jump of 10 feet 8 inches into the water, the longest board slide of 100 feet 5.75 inches, and the furthest backward ramp jump with a car (89 feet 3.25 inches) in the same year.
Besides his skateboarding career, Dyrdek is also a media personality and actor. From 2006 to 2008 he had his first television appearance in the MTV series called Rob & Big. The following year he founded Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory together with his cousin Pfaff. The series ran from 2009 to 2014, and he made his first film appearance in 2009 when he starred in the movie entitled Street Dreams. In 2010 he started another reality TV show called Ridiculousness on MTV. The show features Chanel West Coast and Sterling Brim. In 2012 Dyrdek appeared alongside Justin Bieber on the TV show entitled Punk’d.
His Net Worth
The former skateboarder set up up to twenty-one Guinness World Records during his career, and after his retirement, he started his own Street League skateboarding competition and other business ventures.
He currently lives a wasteful lifestyle, with his net worth estimated at $50 million. Rob earned his fortune through skateboarding, his television career, and other business ventures. He has also partnered with famous companies like NASCAR and Rogue Status.
Dyrdek’s Wife and Kids
Dyrdek has been successful since the beginning of his career and has won the hearts of many ladies. Finally, he fell into the arms of an American model and entrepreneur named Bryiana Noelle Flores. The duo met in 2013, and after two years of a successful relationship, they walked down the aisle in September 2016.
The wonderful couple soon welcomed their first bundle of joy, a son they named Kodah Dyrdek. In June 2017, the couple announced that they were expecting their second child. The baby arrived in December of the same year and they named him Nala Ryan Dyrdek. The amazing couple has enjoyed a wonderful married life, they currently live in Hollywood, California.
Height – How Tall Is He?
The reality TV star and former skateboarder is a very tall and handsome man with a remarkable personality. He stands at a height of 1.70 m (5 feet 7 inches) and has a bodyweight of 61 kg, which corresponds to 134 pounds.
His hair is light brown while he has light brown eyes. Rob’s breast-belly-biceps measurements are not currently available.