Stu Brown is well known for being the father of skateboarder Sky Brown. Stu was also a skateboarder by profession.
He was born in the United Kingdom. He’s named Stuart, too.
Wife And Children
Stuart is married to Mieko. The couple is the parents of two children, a son and a daughter.
His daughter's name is Sky, and his son's name is Ocean Brown.
About Daughter Sky
Sky is a skateboarder and surfer born on July 12, 2008, in Miyazaki, Japan. She’s the world’s youngest professional skateboarder.
She’s been involved in skateboard competitions, like the Women’s Park event at the X Games, and became a bronze medalist.
Sky also appeared in the TV program “Dancing with the Stars: Juniors,” where she even won the show.
She participated in the 2020 Summer Olympics and became the youngest Olympian ever to participate in the competition.
Recently, she won the park event at the 2023 World Skateboarding Championship.
About Son Ocean Brown
Ocean is also a skateboarder born on September 12, 2011, in California, United States.
Besides skateboarding, he is fond of doing surf and photography.
His daughter Sky is 15 years old.
Stu's net worth is under review. Instead, his daughter Sky’s net worth is estimated to be $4 million.
She earns money as a skateboarder and recently signed a $4.8 million contract with Nike.
Besides, she has massive followers on her Instagram, named “Skybrown,” i.e. 1.3 million, and on YouTube, named Sky & Ocean, i.e. 331K, which she uses for advertisements too.
How Did Sky Learn Skateboarding?
Sky has been skating since the age of three. She had a skatepark at her preschool, and her father even built a mini ramp as he was also a skater.
Sky had no coach, as she learned to skate by watching YouTube videos.
She practices with Shaun White, a former professional skateboarder and skateboarder.
Sky’s Dream As A Skateboarder
As a skateboarder, Sky’s dream is to go to underprivileged places and teach kids how to skate because she feels that when they skate, they forget about what they’re struggling through and think about happiness, said Sky.
Sky has even created a board with Almost and Skateistan, so when anyone purchases the board, $10 from each goes to the kids in Skateistan, which is a charity located in different countries like Cambodia, Afghanistan, and South Africa.
This charity provides education and food to the children, like a school.
Who’s The Inspiration Of Sky?
Sky’s inspiration is Leticia Bufoni, a professional street skateboarder born on April 13, 1993, in Sau Paulo, Brazil.
Leticia started skating at the age of nine. Sky had spent a whole day with her. She had gone to Leticia’s house with her brother Ocean.
They even skated together in Leticia's backyard. She even taught some of her skills to them.
Besides skating, they even played Pool and Teqball. Sky even shared some Japanese food with her and taught Leticia how to make sushi.
Did Sky Have A Skyboard Accident?
Yes, in May 2020, while practicing skateboarding, she fell from nearly 15 feet off the side of a vert ramp to a flat concrete.
She was taken to the hospital by helicopter. She had broken a lot of bones around her eye socket and the top of her head.
Her two fingers got fractured. Currently, she’s fine and has started skating.
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