Dylan Rieder was a young American professional skateboarder and model. He was known and loved by many people around the world. On October 12, 2016, Dylan passed away due to complications with Leukemia at the age of 28.
Dylans’ sponsors were FA World Entertainment, Supreme, Huf, Spitfire, Thunder, MOB, Jack’s Garage, Swiss, and Roughneck Hardware. He has been skateboarding since age 9 and became pro at 18 for Alien Workshop.
In 2014, He signed with DNA Model Management, and Dylan became a professional model, staring alongside Cara Delevigne, A$AP Rocky, and Jourdan Dunn.
“Dylan Rieder. One of the most talented & brave men. I feel blessed to have known you. Rest In Peace Dylan. My love & condolences to his family.” – Ozzy Osbourne
“R.I.P Dylan Rieder.”- Lil Wayne
“One of the kindest, most down to down, incredible human beings I have ever encountered. You will be so missed by so many people. Ride and Rest in Peace Dylan Rieder.”- Cara Delevingne
“Got the worst phone call this morning rip Dylan Rieder”- Gary Rogers
Dylan had also opened his own store in New York with fellow skateboarders Jake Lamagno and Steven Ditchkus. The store was called “The Hunt” and sold furniture and other various oddities such as clothing, jewelry and knives.
“In Lieu of sending flowers, Rieder’s family has requested donations be made in Dylan Rieder’s memory to Dr. Stephen Forman, an international expert in leukemia, lymphoma and bone marrow transplantation from the City of Hope Cancer Treatment Center.”