Mark Gonzales

Mark Gonzales

Professional Skateboarder
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Date of Birth June 01, 1968
Industries Streetwear
Headquarter South Gate, CA, United States
Mark Gonzales, also known as Gonz, is an American artist and professional street skateboarder; he is widely recognised as one of the skateboarding world’s most influential personalities. He was popularly known for appearing on Thrasher’s November cover, as well as skating for Real Skateboards and launching Krooked Skateboards in partnership with Deluxe. Gonz is also sponsored by prominent brands such as adidas, Spitfire, and Supreme.

1984

He was on the cover of Thrasher magazine.

1985

Won Oceanside street contest while being sponsored by Vision.

2011

Gonz was named by the Transworld Skateboarding magazine as the "Most Influential Skateboarder of all Time".

2013

Gonzales is sponsored by adidas, Krooked, Spitfire, Independent and Supreme.
adidas Skateboarding Debuts Mark Gonzales's New Signature Sneaker
Footwear

adidas Skateboarding Debuts Mark Gonzales's New Signature Sneaker

The Aloha Super is 20 years in the making.

Mark Gonzales & JanSport Team up on Limited Bag Capsule
Fashion

Mark Gonzales & JanSport Team up on Limited Bag Capsule

Gonz’s smiley ghost character adorns multiple backpacks and a shoulder bag.

Mark Gonzales & Tyshawn Jones Take New York in adidas Skateboarding's '20|50'
Sports

Mark Gonzales & Tyshawn Jones Take New York in adidas Skateboarding's '20|50'

The Gonz still has it.

Brockhampton, Lil Yachty and Bhad Bhabie Took to the Stage at the Agenda Festival
Events 

Brockhampton, Lil Yachty and Bhad Bhabie Took to the Stage at the Agenda Festival

Presented by Agenda
Including special performances by Lecrae, Denzel Curry and the Spaghetti Boys.

Agenda Announces Partnership With Mark Gonzales
Fashion

Agenda Announces Partnership With Mark Gonzales

A 10-piece capsule is in the works.

adidas Skateboarding & Mark Gonzales Head to Wakiki for "Hawaiian Holiday" Video
Sports

adidas Skateboarding & Mark Gonzales Head to Wakiki for "Hawaiian Holiday" Video

An exciting new skate video from adidas.

Celebrate GONZ's 50th Birthday With This Best of Video
Sports

Celebrate GONZ's 50th Birthday With This Best of Video

Some of Mark’s iconic moments on a board.

adidas Skateboarding Introduces Athlete-Designed "Skate Copa" Jersey Pack
Fashion

adidas Skateboarding Introduces Athlete-Designed "Skate Copa" Jersey Pack

Focusing on skating and soccer’s positive sides.

Mark Gonzales Teams With World Yo-Yo Champion for Collaborative Drop
Design

Mark Gonzales Teams With World Yo-Yo Champion for Collaborative Drop

Medicom Toy joins Hiroyuki Suzuki’s FRESHTHINGS for the yo-yo pair.

Look Inside Mark Gonzales and Blondey McCoy-Starring "426m2" Exhibition
Arts 

Look Inside Mark Gonzales and Blondey McCoy-Starring "426m2" Exhibition

Everyone from Shepard Fairey to D*Face also contributed.

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