Ryan McClintic was born and raised in the Ocean Beach area of sunny San Diego. He has had passions for many sports throughout his life and started early with the Peninsula soccer leagues and Tecolote baseball. Outside of formal sports Ryan had a passion for action sports, starting with riding his scooter, then evolvinginto a love for BMX and eventually skateboarding and surfing. Once Ryan had grown up a bit more he realized his favorite team sport was the fast paced game of basketball. He started out at rec leagues for fun, playing year round, and ended up becoming captain of his high school varsity team. In college at UC Santa Cruz, Ryan continued to enjoy playing basketball and soccer, while advancing in skating and surfing as well.Having enjoyed so many sports and physical activities throughout his life, Ryan now hopes to share that passion with the younger generation.