Flip is one of American Ninja Warrior’s Elite athletes. He is known for his lightning speed and the iconic mask he wore during competition. Over the years he has gained a huge following which ….. After reading thousands of inspiring letters from fans he decided it was time to reveal the meaning behind the mask. Flip disclosed that he was sexually abused as a child. The mask was a way to protect him from people’s judgment, or seeing any kind of emotions. Using the platform of National Television he wanted to show the real him, scares, pain and past. Wanting to inspire others to speak out and put a stop to abuse, he is an ambassador for PAVE. Flip is currently living in LA as a Hollywood Stuntman and mentors kids in the art of Parkour.