Shane Cross

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Birthday
22, 1986
Birthplace
Gold Coast, Australia
Death Date
Mar 7, 2007 (20)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
22, 1986
Birthplace
Gold Coast, Australia
Death Date
Mar 7, 2007 (20)

About

Australian skateboarder who was killed in a motorcycle accident in 2007. when he was 20 years old. He was widely considered one of the most talented Australian skaters ever, appearing on the cover of magazines like Transworld Skateboarding and Thrasher.

Before Fame

He was born in Queensland and began gaining prominence in the skateboarding world in the early 2000's.

Trivia

He was voted Slam Magazine’s Skateboarder of the Year by his skating peers in 2005.

Family Life

He has siblings named Erin, Sarah, Michael and Megan.

Associated With

Friend and fellow Flip skater Arto Saari was so devastated by his death that he quit the company, despite having skated for Flip his entire pro career.