Professional wakeboarder and wakeskater who is known for having earned sponsorship from WakeTech and Hyperlite. He is often referred to as the godfather of style because of his 1994 World Wakeboarding Championship run. He is also the owner of Byerly Boards.
When he was younger, he began by surfing and skateboarding. He transitioned to wakeboarding and brought the street and style elements from both sports to wakeboarding. He is known for being one of the first people to do dock slides and incorporate rails into the sport.
He was known for holding the title of most Wakeboarding Magazine Covers with seven total appearances.
He was born and raised in Windermere, Florida.
Aaron Rathy is a sponsored wakeboarder who rides for his company Byerly Boards.