Matt Buyten

United States of America flagMatt Buyten
United States of America
Ranking: 10
Hometown: Mound House, NV
DOB: 02/02/1980
Age: 37
Height: 5' 10''
Weight: 155
Sports:
Sponsors: Thor/Parts Unlimited, Smith, Hjc, DVS Shoes, Pro Circuit, Dunlop, Maxima Oils, Sano, Uni, Universal, Ogio

History:
  • 2010 X Games 16, Los Angeles, CA - Step Up: Gold
  • 2009 X Games 15, Los Angeles, CA - Step Up: 3rd
  • 2008 X-Games, Brasil: 7th
  • 2008 Navy Moto X World Championships, San Diego, CA - Step Up: 1st
  • 2007 Dew Tour, Salt Lake City, UT: 6th
  • 2007 X-Games Mexico, Mexico City - Step up: 1st
  • 2007 X Games, Los Angeles, CA - Step Up: 2nd
  • 2007 Dew Tour, Baltimore, MD: 10th
  • 2006 LG Action Sports FMX Championship, Pomona, CA: 8th
  • 2006 Dew Tour, Orlando, FL: 8th
  • 2006 X Games, Los Angeles, CA - Step Up: Gold Medalist
  • 2005 & 2004 X Games - Step Up: Silver Medalist
  • 2005 Gravity Games - Freestyle: 5th
  • 2004 WFA Season Ranking - Step Up: 2nd, Freestyle: 4th
  • 2004 IMFA Milwaukee, Greenville & Portland: 1st (one night in each city)
  • 2003 X Games - Step Up: Gold Medalist
  • 2003 Vans Triple Crown Series Season Ranking: 4th
  • 2003 Vans Triple Crown, Minneapolis, MN - Freestyle: 4th
  • 2003 IMFA Season Ranking: 3rd
  • 2003 IFMA Little Rock, AR & Spokane, WA: 1st
  • 2003 WFA Step Up Season Ranking: 1st
  • 2002 WFA Bakersfield, CA - Step Up: 2nd (both days)

Notable:

Riding Since: 1987
Favorite Trick: Stripper
Worst Injury: 3 shoulder surgeries in a years time
Activities other than riding: Golf, snowboarding, playing with my dogs
Career Highlight: 2x gold Step up
Life Highlight: Riding a dirt bike for a living.
Hero/Influence: MC, smoothest rider ever.

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