After an ongoing battle with cancer, it has been just been confirmed that legendary skateboarder and model Dylan Rieder has passed away at age 28.

According to Rieder's manager, it was earlier today that "surrounded by family and friends, Dylan Joseph Rieder passed away due to complications with Leukemia."

In lieu of sending flowers, Rieder's family has requested donations be made in Dylan Rieder's memory to Dr. Stephen Forman, an international expert in leukemia, lymphoma and bone marrow transplantation from the City of Hope Cancer Treatment Center.

City of Hope Attention: Philanthropy 1500 E. Duerte Road Duerte, CA 91010

For more on Dylan Rieder, be sure to check out his clip from Gravis's short film that dates back to 2010 (see below).

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