Leticia Bufoni is a well-known figure on social media and a professional skateboarder from Brazil. She is most known for having won a female Street Stake Championship in the World Cup four times and five gold medals at the X Games.
Letícia Bufoni Biography and Net Worth
|Birth Date||13th April 1993|
|Full Name||Leticia Bufoni e Silva|
Leticia Bufoni Early Life
Brazil’s So Paulo is where Bufoni was born. At the age of nine, she started skating, and at the age of eleven, her grandma bought her first skateboard.
She spent childhood playing sports constantly in the street. Computers and smartphones were not available to her at that time. She started skating after all the kids did.
Her father broke her skateboard so that she would quit skateboarding. He was upset with her because she was the only lady in a group of 10 males when she first started skating at the age of 9 with all the neighbor boys. Her father crushed her skateboard in front of her and told her that, she is never skateboarding again. Her father finally gave up.
Bufoni immigrated to the country with older friends when she was 14 years old. She went to Hollywood High School but left after she missed so many classes that she was at the risk of being expelled.
Leticia Bufoni Career
At the age of 14, Bufoni participated in her first X Games in Los Angeles in 2007. In the X Games, she has won five gold medals. With her victory at XG Shanghai 2019, she equaled Elissa Steamer’s ten-year record for the most gold in Women’s SKB Street. Overall, she won the championship at Shanghai 2019 and six consecutive medals in the women’s SKB Street event at the X Games (2010-2014). She has grown to be one of the most well-known and significant action sports competitors in the world. In The Guinness Book of World Records (2017) for “Most Wins Of The World Cup of Skateboarding,” Bufoni was listed as the top female street skateboarder for four consecutive years, from 2010 to 2013.
In year 2013, she saw a nomination for ESPY Award Best Female Action Sports Athlete. She won the inaugural Women’s SLS Super Crown World Championship for Street League Skateboarding in Chicago, Illinois, in 2015. Additionally, in 2015, she was the first female skater to deal with Nike SB. Bufoni was on Sports Pro Media’s list of The World’s Most Marketable Athletes for 2018 at number 41 and was included by Forbes as one of The Most Powerful Women In International Sports for 2018 at number 25.
Leticia Bufoni Net Worth
Leticia Bufoni is a well-known celebrity. She is included in the group of well-known individuals who were born on April 13, 1993. The majority of her money comes from her accomplishment as a skateboarder. Leticia Bufoni’s annual salary ranges from $200K to $800K and the net worth is estimated between $2 Million – $5 Million.
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