Originally from Columbus Ohio, formally signed with Wings Model Mgt in Cincinatti, Ivan Pierre White ventured to New York City in 2006 to pursue modeling and has stayed there ever since. He is superbly talented and accomplished in an impressively wide range of areas including Modeling, Dancing, Freestyle Frisbee, Acting, Comedy, Snowboarding, Diving, Ice Skating,and Rollerblading. Now most remarkabley his claim to fame is Freeline Skating.
Ivan accidentally discovered Freeline Skates online while doing research on new patents. He immediately ordered a pair and soon mastered them. After sending Freeline videos of himself skating they quickly offered to sponsor him, making him the first sponsored Freeline Skater in New York. He suggested Freeline begin selling skates at Paragon Sports near Union Sq, making him responsible for Freeline's first arrival in New York City. He is seen skating all over Manhattan, ripping through the streets. He rides on skates that he redesigned himself by adding lights, creating the appearance of floating through the air while riding. He is featured skating in the opening segment of the Jimmy Fallon Show.
Ivan is truly unique in his style of riding. Combining his history of popping and roller dancing he rides with a style unmatched by anyone else.
Ivan has recently become an official member of the US Freeline Team.