Andy Macdonald is one of skateboarding’s best ambassadors and most skilled professionals, known to millions of skateboarders all over the world as AndyMac. Andy’s versatile style and tremendous experience allow him to excel in street skating, skateparks, vert, pools, and mini-ramps, making him popular with many different groups of skaters. He was crowned as skateboarding’s World Champion 8 years in a row in the World Cup Skateboard Series. Andy has competed in every X Games since its inception and owns 16 medals—more than any other skater. He is also a featured athlete in two museum exhibits: one at the San Diego Hall of Champions and the other at the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum. Positiv skateboards is Andy’s brain child, and brings to focus the many positive aspects of skateboarding and it’s top skaters. Known for his clean image, Andy has made many high profile TV appearances in recent years, promoting a positive drug-free lifestyle and of course, skateboarding. Andy even performed on the Jay Leno Show, surprising everyone by ollieing onto Jay’s desk during the show. The culmination of Andy’s work with the Partnership for a Drug Free America was a speech at the White House to introduce President Bill Clinton. As far as we know, Andy Mac is the only one who has ever skated inside the White House.
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Sandro Dias is one of Brazil’s top skaters to come to America and win big. When this smiling Brazilian hits the ramp, he raises energy levels and goes higher than almost anyone. As a result, Sandro is often on the winner’s podium for his consistently spectacular tricks, and is the master of Best Trick contests. Sandro skates around 2-3 hours a day but says, “It’s not practice for contests, it’s because I like it. It’s really fun. I can hang out with my friends on the ramp. It’s the best time of the day.”
Rodney Jones was groomed on the streets of Baltimore to become one of skateboardings true professionals. Rodneck will skate anything, anytime. He kills in in the street, tranny and even dabbled in vert. Throughout his career, he has worked with sponsors to increase the presence of skateboarding and the quality of skate parks on the east coast. He has been featured in every major skateboarding magazine in print and has had multiple pro series boards.