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Travis Pastrana

Travis Pastrana is a multiple X Games champion, former AMA Motocross and Supercross champion, North American Rally Car champion and current competitor. Pastrana is also a TV star with Nitro Circus and capable winner at any freestyle FMX contest. The long-standing Red Bull athlete never fails to surprise his fans, making Pastrana one of the most popular motorcycle celebrities in the United States.


Travis Pastrana
Rider: Travis Pastrana
Nickname: TP, Wonderboy, Gimp
Born: October 8, 1983 in Annapolis,
Maryland
Nationality: American
Machine: Suzuki (#199)
Travis Pastrana’s multi-faceted motorcycle career began in the Motocross and Supercross series, with championships claimed in the 125 MX and SX classes during the 2000 and 2001 seasons. Though TP’s racing career sputtered after moving on to the premier 250 class, his position as the most recognized off-road rider in the US was just beginning.

Pastrana made his real name in Freestyle Motocross competitions, including the X Games. Pastrana has nine X-Game gold medals and is regarded as an innovator and pioneer of FMX, constantly pushing the envelope with tricks including popularizing the backflip as an FMX staple. One of the most iconic moments in Pastrana’s X Games career was in 2006, when he pulled off the first double back flip.

While Pastrana continues to compete at select FMX competitions, including the occasional X Games appearance, his new sport is rally car racing. To date, Pastrana has four Rally America titles to his credit, racing for Subaru. His rally car exploits include multiple appearances in the yearly Race of Champions, as well as X Games
Travis Pastrana performs the first double backflip in competition.
Travis Pastrana performs the first double backflip in motox competition at the 2007 X-Games.
rally car races. Pastrana also dabbles with his own sponsored monster truck.

Though not currently active in any motorcycle racing series, Pastrana remains one of the most marketable athletes in motorcycling – with widespread crossover appeal. His popularity has only soared higher with the success of his hit MTV show, Nitro Circus.

Pastrana latest feat saw him break the world record for distance jumping a rally car. The jump took place on New Year’s Eve as part of Pastrana sponsor Red Bull’s New Year No Limits event, which was televised live on ESPN.
 

Travis Pastrana Career History
2011 - 4th X-Games Rally
2011 - DNF X-Games Best Trick (Injured)
2010 - 3rd Rally America Championship
2010 - DNF X-Games Rally
2010 - X-Games Moto X Speed & Style Gold
2010 - X-Games MotoX Freestyle Gold
2009 - 1st Rally America Championship
2009 - X-Games Rally Silver
2009 - 4th X-Games MotoX Best Trick
2009 - X-Games Rally Silver
2008 - 1st Rally America Championship
2008 - 6th X-Games Speed & Style
2008 - X-Games Rally Gold
2007 - 1st Red Bull X-Fighters
2007 - 1st Rally America Championship
2007 - 9th X-Games Super X
2007 - X-Games Rally Bronze
2006 - 1st Red Bull X-Fighters
2006 - 1st Rally America Championship
2006 - 9th X-Games Supermoto
2006 - X-Games Rally Gold
2006 - X-Games MotoX Best Trick Gold
2006 - X-Games MotoX Freestyle Gold
2005 - X-Games MotoX Best Trick Silver
2005 - X-Games MotoX Freestyle Gold
2004 - 17th X-Games Supermoto
2004 - X-Games MotoX Best Trick Bronze
2004 - X-Games MotoX Freestyle Silver
2004 - 1st Red Bull X-Fighters
2003 - Gravity Games Freestyle Gold
2003 - X-Games MotoX Freestyle Gold
2002 - Gravity Games Freestyle Challange Gold
2002 - Gravity Games Freestyle Gold
2002 - 16th Supercross - Suzuki
2001 - X-Games MotoX Step Up Silver
2001 - X-Games MotoX Freestyle Gold
2001 - Gravity Games Freestyle Gold
2001 - 1st Supercross Lites East - Suzuki
2000 - 8th X-Games Step Up
2000 - X-Games MotoX Freestyle Gold
2000 - 3rd 125 Supercross - Suzuki
2000 - 1st 125 Motocross - Suzuki
2000 - AMA Rookie of the Year
1999 - X-Games MotoX Freestyle Gold
1999 - Gravity Games Doubles Gold
1999 - Gravity Games Freestyle Gold
1999 - Horizon Award Best Amateur Motocross Rider
1998 - 1st World Freestyle Championship

Travis Pastrana Articles
Travis Pastrana Welcomes New Baby
Wednesday, September 04, 2013
Travis Pastrana and his wife Lyn-z Adams Hawkins Pastrana welcomed a new daughter to the world September 2, 2013.
AGV Intros Pastrana TP199 AX-8 Helmet
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Travis Pastrana unleashes a motocross helmet that represents 199 and his Nitro Circus crew in the AGV TP199 AX-8 helmet.
2011 Pastrana NASCAR Launch Event
Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Travis Pastrana presents Pastrana-Waltrip Racing and his entry into the 2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series during his NASCAR Launch event in downtown Los Angeles at LA Live.
Travis Pastrana to Race NASCAR
Thursday, November 11, 2010
X Games icon Travis Pastrana announces he will compete in the 2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series.
Pastrana Dominates Moto X Freestyle
Thursday, July 29, 2010
Mr. X Games himself returned to show the youngn's how its done in Moto X Freestyle, with Travis Pastrana taking his first gold of X Games 16.
X-Games 16: Pastrana Drops Out of Best Trick
Thursday, July 29, 2010
X-Games icon Travis Pastrana drops out of the Best Trick competition at X-Games 16 and James Stewart confirms he will not be able to compete this year.
Pastrana Lands New Year No Limits Jump
Thursday, December 31, 2009
Travis Pastrana rings in the New Year with a new world record, successfully jumping his rally car at the Red Bull New Year No Limits event in Long Beach, California.
Travis Pastrana Readies for New Years Jump
Wednesday, December 30, 2009
Travis Pastrana prepares to break the world record for rally car jump distance, launching off the Long Beach peir for Red Bull's New Year No Limits.
Travis Pastrana Supports Magoo Van Fund
Thursday, December 17, 2009
MX Champ, ESPN X-Games Gold Medalist, daredevil and rally car driver Travis Pastrana is on board and contributing $5,000 towards Lackey's on-going efforts to get former MX hero Danny "Magoo" Chandler a new special needs van.
Pastrana Attempts World Record Jump Dec 31st
Friday, October 16, 2009
Travis Pastrana will ring in the New Year attempting to shatter the World Record for Longest Distance Jump in a Rally Car at Long Beach, California.
Pastrana Captures Fourth Rally America Title
Thursday, September 03, 2009
Subaru Rally Team USA’s Travis Pastrana and co-driver Christian Edstrom dominated the Ojibwe Forest Rally held in Bemidji, Minnesota taking home their fifth win of the season and ultimately securing the Rally America National Championship title.
Pastrana Discuss Toilet Paper Roll Attempt
Friday, August 07, 2009
Travis Pastrana attempted to continue the progression of freestyle motocross when he became the first person to try and combine flipping and spinning on a dirt bike in a single trick called the Toilet Paper Roll.
Red Bull No Limits New Year with Pastrana
Monday, August 03, 2009
Travis Pastrana will attempt to shatter the world record for distance jumping in a car, at a location in Los Angeles this New Year's in the Red Bull New Year
Travis Pastrana Honored at Red Bull Toasted
Wednesday, July 29, 2009
A full house of fans, athletes and celebrities gathered at the Avalon Hollywood to pay tribute to (and to poke a little fun at) Travis Pastrana during Red Bull Toasted.
Red Bull Toasted Honors Pastrana at X Games
Wednesday, July 08, 2009
Red Bull Toasted will honor nine-time X Game gold medalist Travis Pastrana with a celebration hosted by Arj Barker, star of HBO’s Flight of the Conchords, at the Avalon in Hollywood on Tuesday, July 28.
Travis Pastrana Interview
Thursday, July 02, 2009
Despite being retired from Motocross competition, Nitro Circus star, Travis Pastrana, remains one of the biggest names in the sport.
Travis Pastrana Wins the Oregon Trail Rally
Tuesday, May 19, 2009
Subaru Rally Team USA’s Travis Pastrana and co-driver Christian Edstrom dominated the Oregon Trail Rally held in Hillsboro, Oregon this past weekend taking home the win and moving the duo into the championship lead.
Nitro Circus Live Arena Show Coming 2010
Thursday, May 14, 2009
Nitro Circus and Global Action Sports announced the formation of Nitro Circus Live, an arena show headlined by X Games gold-medalist Travis Pastrana that will tour worldwide beginning in 2010.
Travis Pastrana Breaking Records on MTV
Thursday, March 19, 2009
Record breaking stunts can be watched on MTV' Nitro Circus when X-Games legend Travis Pastrana and others freestyle at Miller Motorsports Park.
Pastrana to Compete in St. Louis Supercross
Tuesday, March 17, 2009
Former Eastern regional AMA Supercross Lites class champion and multi-time X-Games Gold Medal winner Travis Pastrana will race this weekend’s Supercross at St. Louis’ Edward Jones Dome.
Pastrana Wins 2009 Rally America Opener
Tuesday, February 03, 2009
Subraru Rally Team USA’s Travis Pastrana and co-driver Christian Edstrom took home the first win of the 2009 Rally America National Championship season at Sno-Drift this past Saturday in Atlanta, Michigan.
Pastranas Nitro Circus Gets MTV Series
Thursday, January 29, 2009
MTV thought that Travis Pastrana and his Nitro Circus crew were just crazy and entertaining enough to deserve their own TV show that will debut in February.
Travis Pastrana 199 Lives at EVS
Monday, November 24, 2008
Action sports hero Travis Pastrana is the title star of the bio pic, 199 Lives: The Travis Pastrana Story, available now from EVS Sports.
Thrillbillies Double Wide Now Available
Thursday, November 20, 2008
Travis Pastrana is back with Thrillbillies Double Wide.
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Travis Pastrana Statistics
Travis Pastrana
Travis Pastrana - Statistics:
Pastrana scored the highest ever run in MotoX Freestyle at the 1999 X-Games with 99.00 points.

At the 2003 X-Games, Travis Pastrana became the second MotoX rider to complete a 360 in competition.

In 2006 Pastrana became the third athlete to win 3 gold medals at one X-Games event.
Travis Pastrana is the youngest rider to represent Team USA at Motocross of Nations (16 years old)
Pastrana has invented several freestyle motocross tricks including the LazyBoy, Wilma, and Rodeo

Travis is the first motox rider to land a double backflip in competition.
Travis Pastrana at 2006 Dew Tour
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