Pedro Barros

Where were you born / Where do you live now?
I was born in Florianopolis, Brazil.  Also known as RTMF in Brazil. Live my life around my family and friends. Skate is my soul, part of my life!!!

When did you start skating?
I started skating before I learned to walk.

Who were your greatest influences as kid?
My friends were and still the same today. My Father, Leo kakinho, Vi Kakinho, Marcelo Kosake, Rodolfo Ramos, Wagner Ramos, Oscar Mad, Markin, all the RTMF crew!!!!

Who do you look up to now?
Since I came to this world I I live in a community as know as RTMF.  I have a lot of real friends, hard to say names. I have like 30 of them that I deal day by day in my life. Skating, surfing, play on the street and doing all the good stuff we do here in Florianopolis at the RTMF. I have more freinds that live in US. Jimy Virgilio, Ueda, Bob, Jordan Price, Skye, Sergie, Chicken, Mancha, Alex, Remy Straton, many others.

Favorite places to skate?
RTMF is my home where I have session all my life. I love to skate any place where we can do a real session

What’s been your favorite WCS contest? Why?
The Bondi Bowl a Rama in Australia. Protec Pool Party. There is something on these two contest that gets the vibe so high! Australia is a paradise and Pro Tec is the ultimate contest of all.

What’s your setup and sponsors?
My sponsors are Volcom, Red Bull, Vans, Evoke, Indy, Type S, G Shock, Drop Dead, Pocket Pistol. I use Drop Dead or PPS decks, Indy 49 or 39s. For sure  54 or 55 and some times 58 type S weels. I Like the Omar Hasan Pro Model. I also like Khiros bush.

Anyone you would like to Thank?
My Family, I am what they gave to me.