Brian Deegan

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Himself on Viva la Bam

Born:

5/9/1975, Omaha, Nebraska

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  • Biography
  • Deegan was the first ever to do a 360 (some say an off-axis backflip because it isn't as flat) in competition naming the trick the "Mulisha Twist". Brian is the most decorated Freestyle Motocross rider in X Games history with 10 total medals(3 Golds and 7 Bronzes)and is the only rider to compete in at least 1 event in every X Games. Brian is the Leader and Founder the Metal Mulisha.

    Birth Name:

    Brian Deegan

    Gender:

    Male

    Birth Place:

    Omaha, Nebraska

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (4)

    • Brian: I just find it obnoxious, repulsive. I always thought life was more valuable than that but it appears that it's not.

    • Brian: (When) the X Games happened, it was on.

    • Brian (on how is his motorcross fitness is): I think my biggest problem at first was with arm pump. The major thing was when I was training for freestyle, I was using a lot of weights. I have to kind of re-train my muscles for motocross. My speed is there, though.

    • Brian: I’ve been practicing freestyle motocross. I’ve also been riding motocross. I’ve put a lot of laps in at the track lately. I’m interested in racing some local races for fun. When I ride on a motocross track now, I feel good. I have this urge to ride motocross now. I feel pretty fast and think I can battle some of the local Southern California pro guys. I have this urge to be competitive again.

    Trivia (18)

    • Brian's favorite band is Guns N' Roses.

    • Brian won a supercross on January 18, 1997 in the Los Angeles Coliseum.

    • Brian has been featured in all of the Crusty Demons of Dirt Vol. 1-4.

    • Brian had a son on January 10th 2006, at 1:03 PM. Haiden Brian weighed in at 7.8 pounds and was 20 1/2 inches long.

    • Brian has had many injuries consisting of a broken wrist (both), broken femur, his was severely cut, broken arm, broken ankle, compressed back and a metal plate in his body, a rod in his arm and screws in his ankle, along with a plate in his hip.

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