Mike Teixeira


Name: Miguel Regêncio Teixeira

Nick Name: Mike 

Country: Portugal 

Current Location: Lisbon 

Loving to skate since: I was 5 years old - 1992

Riding for Chaya/PS since: 2022

Current Skate Setup (boot, plate, wheels, bearings): 

Karma Pro all original, except the toe stops, they are from Bionic 

Why do you love to skate?

Because skating makes me happy. Its my passion. 

What keeps you pushing forward in skating?

Everyone, the more a see people doing tricks, especially difficult tricks, for me it’s  whats pushing me to skate

What was your greatest success?

Focusing more in what makes me happy .

What is your favorite place to skate?

In the streets.

What is your favorite trick?

Royal, unity’s , savanas, and toe stop tricks.

What advice would you like to give?

Don’t stop skating.  And we should all skate together, inline, aggressive, quads any type of roller skates, because we can learn a lot for each other.

Any hobbies outside of skating?

Like to draw, plant and cultivate staff. I love a good walk, anything that I can do with my hands, any type of sport, 

What is your favorite moment in skating?

End of 90´s - I think the big boom in aggressive inline.

Tell us about your personal philosophy, phrase, ethic, and/or value as a skater! Yes you can write a book…?

The fear of death follows from the fear of life.

A man who lives fully is prepared to die any time.