Rodney Mullen
Rodney Mullen
Real Name/Full Name John Rodney Mullen
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Rodney Mullen
Birth Place: Gainesville, Florida, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 17 August 1966
Age/How Old: 57 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 181 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11.5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 73 Kg
In Pounds – 161 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Dark brown
Parents Name: Father –   John Mullen
Mother –   Ann P. Mullen
Siblings: N/A
School: N/A
College: Inna Engineering college,  University of Florida
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: Lori Guidroz (2013–)
Wife/Spouse Name: Traci Mullen (m. 2000)
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Professional skateboarder, entrepreneur, inventor, and public speaker
Net Worth: $40 million
Last Updated: June 2024

John Rodney Mullen is a successful American skateboarder, public speaker, inventor, and entrepreneur who is mainly known for his highly professional street skateboarding and freestyle skateboarding effectively. Numerous skateboarding skills have been invented by this professional player of this game, such as heelflip, flat ground ollie, 360-flip, impossible, and kickflip effectively. It can be said that his name has been written as the best skateboarder in the history of this game, and hence, he has been called “Godfather of Street Skateboarding.”

Well, how well do you know about Rodney Mullen? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Rodney Mullen’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Rodney Mullen to date.

Biography and Early Life

Mullen was born in Gainesville, Florida, on August 17, 1966, with a sister in his family. Not much information can be gotten about his family and early childhood from reliable sources accordingly. However, it can be said that his father was strict like hell and he let not give this talented young star to practice skateboarding from the rear of getting hurt during playing.

The initial skateboarding has been started in his life with the help done by one of his neighborhood friends. To recover his pigeon toe condition, he began to sleep by wearing shoes at night also as till then, and he was addicted to this game effectively. He started practicing many hours of the day in playing with this despite having string restrictions of his father in not playing this game.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Rodney Mullen in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Rodney Mullen’s age is 57 years old as of today’s date 17th June 2024 having been born on 17 August 1966. Though, he is 5′ 11.5″ in feet and inches and 181 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 161 lbs in Pound and 73kg in Kilograms.


Not much information can be got of this player about his early childhood education properly, but it can be said that this talented inventor of various skills of skateboards has studied physics in his advanced studies. According to many sources, it also can be noted that in higher education, he has completed Inna engineering college effectively. As a physics student, he was to reveal many hidden scopes of this game as well as inventing various stunts and tricks that were easy for this sportsperson effectively.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

From the year 2013, this sportsperson started dating Lori Guidroz, and till now, they are continuing their relationship happily and peacefully. No records can be obtained about the private life of this renowned skateboarder accordingly. The news of their marriage still has not gotten from their official sites till now. In an interview, he mentioned some incidents of the practice period of his early life, such as he couldn’t feel comfortable practicing his skills in front of anyone else. Hence, he took the nighttime as his time of practicing his tricks accordingly.

Is Rodney Mullen Gay?

No, Mullen is not gay as he got engaged with his long-term girlfriend Lori Guidroz, with whom he was dating for a long time considerably.

Professional Career

In the US Open Championships at Kona Skatepark in Jacksonville, Florida, he has been placed as the gift rank holder effectively in the boy’s freestyle category. Mullen got Barry Zaritsky as his coach, which influenced him to flourish at the international gaming level afterward. In the late 1970s, he won more than 30 consecutive competitions effectively with his coach’s help.

At the age of 14he entered the Oasis Pro competition against Steve Rocco and won the competition positively. In 1989, he joined Mike Vallely’s professional skateboarder company and successfully began his career in the thaw profession. Aside from this gaming and competition, he successfully wrote books and content regarding this game.


  • Skater of the Year in Transworld Skateboarding Readers’ Choice Award on 2002
  • He got the title of “30 Most Influential Skaters of All Time” by Transworld in their report of last December.
  • He has been mentioned as the third successful skateboard player just after Tony Hawk (second) and Mark Gonzales in the same year.
  • He got the name of “face” of skateboarding by Caballero.
  • He was mentioned as “top ten” professional skateboarders in July 2013 by Paul Rodriguez.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Rodney Mullen in 2024

Rodney Mullen Net Worth
Rodney Mullen Net Worth

The net worth of this famous sportsperson in the current date of 2024 is approx $40 Million which mostly from his various shows and championship. From his books and video, he is earning additional benefits of wealth accordingly.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He has been enlisted in the 349 stakeholders list of the world.
  • Rodney never dated any girl in any public place to avoid controversy and gossip.

Despite being a successful and famous sportsperson of this contemporary society, he never wanted to disclose any of his personal information with others. He has appeared in more than 20 skateboarding videos to date with all his tricks and strategies effectively. Writer Sean Mortimer has co-authored an autobiography named The Mutt: How to Skateboard and Not Kill Yourself.


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