As a street skateboarder with deep southern roots, Justin Brock is a professional skateboarder who is known for his powerful speed and ability to skate challenging obstacles that most other skateboarders would avoid. Sponsored by Real Skateboards, Nike SB, Thunder Trucks, Spitfire Wheels, Quiksilver and more Justin Brock has frequented magazines including the covers of Thrasher Magazine and Skateboarder Magazine as well as had some notable roles in skateboarding cinema and online videos.
Born in Corbin, Kentucky Justin Brock grew up in Mt. Airy, North Carolina, the inspiration for the town Mayberry in the Andy Griffith Show as well as hometown of Andy Griffith. As a kid Justin Brock got into skateboarding because of friends who were riding. Following a series of independent films such as “Carolina Love” and “Southern Comfort” as well as a short role in the Southeastern montage in Nike SB’s “Nothing but the Truth”, Justin Brock turned pro in 2009. The announcement for his transition to a professional was a series of documentary styled videos produced by sponsors and aired on the Berrics website. In the same year Justin Brock had a role in Nike SB’s “Debacle” where he earned the respect of many for his difficult tricks and mastery of extremely challenging skate spots. His most recent role was in 2011 in Real Skateboard’s “Since Day One”.
Justin Brock generally spends his time focusing on filming and traveling with sponsors Nike SB and Real Skateboards, but occasionally competes in competitions. In the 2010 X Games Justin Brock competed in the Street section and finished 13th. Recently Justin Brock was part of Real Skateboard’s “Pushing” campaign which features a series of videos of Real Skateboarders returning to push their hometowns. In Justin Brock’s part for Real Skateboard he returns to North Carolina to shred the streets.
Representing some of the most prestigious names in skateboarding like Real Skateboards, Nike SB, Thunder Trucks, Spitfire Wheels and more Justin Brock features his own signature line of Real skateboard decks and can be seen in a variety of notable roles such as Nike SB's "Debacle" or Real's "Since Day One". Bringing southern hospitality to street skateboarding Justin Brock is a pro skateboarder representing the south with a relaxed demeanor and a fearless style who can conquer just about anything in his path.