Brian Deegan

Brian Deegan
Ranking: 9
Hometown: Omaha, NE
Age: 42
Height: 5' 9''
Weight: 170
Sports:
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Profile:

Brian Deegan began motocross riding when a neighbor introduced him to racing at the age of eight and he began competing at age 10. Deegan has the most Medals in ESPN X Games History. He added one more gold to his resume this summer where he became the first rider to land a Backflip 360 dubbed the �Mulisha Twist�. Brian is one of the only Freestylers to win a Supercross event (L.A. 1997, 125cc) and ghost rode his bike across the finish line.


History:
  • 2009 X Games 15, Los Angeles, CA - Step Up: 6th
  • 2008 X Games 14, Los Angeles, CA - Step Up: 4th
  • 2008 Navy Moto X World Championships, San Diego, CA - Step Up: 4th
  • 2008 Navy Moto X World Championships, San Diego, CA - Best trick: 10th
  • 2007 X-Games Mexico, Mexico City - Step up: 3rd
  • 2007 X Games, Los Angeles, CA - Step Up: 2nd
  • 2007 X Fighters, Mexico City, Mexico: 6th
  • 2006 X Games, Los Angeles, CA - Best Trick: 8th, Step Up: 2nd
  • 2003 WFA Series Ranking (Big Air & Freestyle): 7th
  • 2003 X Games - Big Air: Gold Medalist, Freestyle: Bronze Medalist
  • 2003 Bring It Hard, San Bernardino, CA - Freestyle: 2nd
  • 2002 WFA Series Ranking (Big Air): 2nd, (Freestyle): 5th
  • 2002 X Games - Big Air & Step Up: Bronze Medalist
  • 2002 Winter X Games - Big Air: Gold Medalist

Notable:

Riding Since: 1983
Favorite Sport: Ultimate Fighting
Hobbies: Making movies
Career Highlight: In 2004, nominated for an ESPY for Best Male Action Sports Athlete; first 360 on a dirt bike
Hero: My dad

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