Ricardo Paterno (Skate)
supported by: GoPro
Birth Date: 23/04/1988
Home Town: Rotterdam
Home Spot: Mainly Maritiem Museum and Museum Park..
Any new tricks/projects you are working on?
Not in particular. Especially now I own a GoPro I try to film stuff myself. I just finished a clip with GoPro taped to the bottom of my board. It looks great!
Who is the most influential person in your life and why?
In terms of skateboarding I would say skaters like Eric Koston, Paul Rodriguez, Kenny Anderson, Stefan Janoski and the list goes on and on..
What is your greatest prized possession in life?
I think the biggest prize I won, was the € 5.000,- first place at the Volcom AmsterdamnAm..
What is your biggest accomplishment so far?
I would say filming my videoparts and interviews over the years. There is nothing like finishing what you have been working so hard for. Even a contest can’t top that..
5 things you can’t live without?
Friends, family, skateboarding, playing guitar and work.
What does your ideal day consist of?
A day with all the above.
What does your ideal night consist of?
Sippin on gin and juice?
I could not tell you.. Let’s go with recent skatevideos. Supreme – Cherry and ‘ The Eleventh Hour’.
I don’t really read..
What interests do you have other then skateboarding?
I really enjoy playing and writing music.
Quote you live by?
Make it happen..