Rob Mendez is an American football coach. Rob Mendez is mainly famous as an especially abled person. The football coach was born without arms and legs due to tetra-amelia syndrome. He has also got Jimmy V Perseverance Award in the year 2019 ESPY Awards. He is also a motivational speaker and an artist.
Rob Mendez was born on 9th May 1988, in Gilroy, California, United States of America. This makes him 43 years old as of 2021. And, his real birth name is Robert Mendez Jr. His father’s name is Robert Mendez Sr, and his mother’s name is Josie Mendez. He was born with a condition called tetra-amelia syndrome. This results in no limbs in the person.
Further, he has two siblings named; Maddy Mendez, and Jackie Mendez. Further, he has American nationality and belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity. Similarly, he follows Christianity. According to astrology, he has Taurus as his zodiac sign.
Talking about his academic background, he completed his schooling at Gilroy High School. And, he also went on to San Jose City College in pursuit of higher education.
Today, Rob Mendez lives his life as a football coach. It is really interesting to see a person without the limbs to be coaching the game that needs it the most. However, he has really astonished the world with his ability. He started developing a passion for football with Madden Video games after her sister Jackie encouraged him.
During his initial days, it was quite difficult. He had to control the play-station controller with his chin and collarbone. He used to plan the game strategies on Madden and implement them in practice. Rob became team manager as early as his freshman year of high school.
During his senior years, he became the quarterback’s coach. Further, during this journey, he has been working as an assistant coach for 12 years in various high schools. However, he became head coach of the junior varsity football team in Prospect high school in Saratoga, California.
Net worth and Achievement
Rob Mendez lives a luxurious life. Thanks to the reputation he has earned during the course of the time and the works he did. His total net worth is about $1.2 million US dollars.
Talking about his achievements, he has won different awards. He was honored with Jimmy V Perseverance Award at the 2019 ESPY Awards.
Moving on toward the private relationships, he is not married. Further, he is also single too. He is yet to announce a relationship with any woman. However, he is straight regarding gender choices. And, he does not have involvement in any kind of controversy too.
Rob Mendez enjoys health and an amazing personality despite having tetra-amelia syndrome. The American head coach has a height of 2 feet and 2 inches. While he weighs 20 kg. And, talking about the overall body measurement, the figure round to; 38 inches chest, 28 inches waist, and 35 inches hips. The color of his eyes is blue and he has black-colored hair.
Rob Mendez is also active in social media. He has an Instagram account under the name @coachrobmendez. The account has 21k followers. Further, his Twitter account @coachrobmendez also has more than 4.7k followers. And, he also has a Facebook account under the name Coach Rob Mendez with has 2.9k followers.