|Coby Cotton Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||July 17, 1987|
Coby Cotton is an American YouTuber who is well distinguished for being a founding member of the most popular sports entertainment YouTube channel Dude Perfect since 2009. He is also known as the “Twin #1” by the group. Coby is distinguished for the many Guinness World Records he shares with his mate Coby Jones and brother Cory Cotton, which include the record for the “Most basketball free throws in one minute by a pair” and the “Most basketball three-pointers made by a pair in one minute”. Over time, he has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram and more than 100k followers on Twitter.
The Woodlands, Texas, United States
Austin, Texas, United States
Coby graduated with a distinction in Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Psychology from Texas A&M University in 2010.
- Father – Larry Cotton
- Mother – Diann Cotton
- Siblings – Cory Cotton (Identical Twin Brother) (YouTuber), Catherine Cotton (Sister)
Coby is managed by Tyler Toney’s father Jeff Toney.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
70 kg or 154.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Coby has dated –
- Aubrey Ellett (2017) – Coby got engaged to his longtime girlfriend Aubrey in August 2017 and later, that year the couple got married to one another in December.
Race / Ethnicity
- Keeps his hair combed to the right side.
- When he smiles, his teeth are mostly kept together.
- The left side of his lip is much thinner than the right side of his upper lip.
Coby has done endorsement work for several brands such as –
- Garmin Ltd.
- Callaway Golf Company
Best Known For
- Winning several Guinness World Records such as for the “Most basketball free throws in one minute by a pair” (35 counts) and for the “Most basketball three-pointers made by a pair in one minute” (19 counts)
- Being a founding member YouTube’s 9th most sports entertainment channel Dude Perfect alongside Garrett Hilbert, Cody Jones, Cory Cotton, and Tyler Toney
- Collaborating with well-perceived sports stars such as NFL coach Pete Carroll, Russell Wilson, and Drew Brees
First TV Show
Coby made his debut TV show appearance as ‘himself’ on Somebody’s Gotta Do It in 2015.
Coby has not spoken about his fitness regime yet, however, it is safe to say that he does go to the gym as he possesses a well-developed athletic physique. He also leads an active lifestyle which includes playing several sports such as basketball and dodgeball.
Coby Cotton Favorite Things
- Sport – Basketball, Dodgeball
- Part About Dude Perfect – The battles they have amongst one another.
Coby Cotton Facts
- He grew up in Texas alongside his identical twin brother Cory and sister Catherine Cotton.
- Coby is a strong believer in Jesus Christ. He believes in Psalm 86:11, “Teach me Your way Lord, that I may rely on Your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear Your name.” Both of his parents Larry and Diann, as well as his siblings, Cory and Catherine are also very religious.
- Growing up, Coby and his twin Cory would often compete against and with one another in several sports including ping pong, basketball, and dodgeball.
- He enjoys going big game hunting and playing golf when he’s not working on content for Dude Perfect.
- Coby is the man responsible for the making of the “Dude Perfect 1” and “Dude Perfect 2” games. He has also been designing the groups website.
- He and his brother Cory shared a home with the other members of Dude Perfect while they studied together at Texas A&M University.
- Coby worked as a MAC specialist at the Apple retail store in The Woodlands, Texas from 2005 to 2008. After that, he co-founded the 9th most popular YouTube channel, Dude Perfect in 2009.
- The first video they uploaded to their YouTube channel was of them betting on sandwiches while making basketball shots.
- Coby loves binging on chocolate milk.
- Visit Dude Perfect’s official site @ www.dudeperfect.com.
- Follow him on Instagram and Twitter.
- Follow Dude Perfect on YouTube, Google+, Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
Featured Image by Coby Cotton / Instagram