Skate / Sergie Ventura
- Sport: Skateboarding
- City, State you reside in: Vista, CA
- Birthday: August 8th
- Age when first started skating: 11 years old
- Favorite place to skate: Lately, anywhere new. Mostly, Bucky's and Hawk's.
- Sponsors: Rockstar Energy Drink, Osiris, Hurley, Type-S urethane, Ace Trucks, 187 Pads, Costal Edge
- Inspiration: My family
- What’s on your IPOD playlist? Nothing new lately.
- When I’m not skating I like to: : Spend as much time with my family since I’m always gone, graphic designs, work at Osiris
- Official/Favorite Website: www.rockstarenergy.com www.sergieventura.com , www.type-s.com, www.osirisshoes.com , www.apple.com
- Something that most people don’t know about you: Danced for Madonna during the Re-Invention tour 2004. Was hired to skate during a song but then ended up dancing to “Holiday” in the show. Broke Guinness book of World Records in 1996 for highest air on a skateboard. I studied under a student of Yip man for Martial Arts. He was Bruce Lee’s teacher for Wing Chun and then several years in a southern style of Shoulin kung fu.
- Quote: “True Mastery transcends any particular art. It stems from Mastery of Oneself - the ability , developed through self discipline, to be calm, fully aware and completely in tune with one-self. Then, and only then, can a person really know himself.” Bruce Lee
- Career History. How did you start skating? I grew up surfing in Va. Beach. One year there wasn’t any waves and my friend showed me a mini-ramp and I loved how it was a continuous wave and the tricks were easier to learn.
- Career Honors, Awards, and Highlights: Broke Guinness book of World Records in 1996 for highest air on a skateboard | Danced & Skated for Madonna during the Re-Invention tour 2004 | First guy to transfer from the Square bowl to the Round bowl at the Vans Combi pool | First year in Masters division won the overall points title | I am the announcer for ALL the Bowl-a-rama competitions
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