Tag Archives: Dave Mirra

  • Neuropathologists Conclude BMX Legend Dave Mirra Suffered from CTE

    Neuropathologists Conclude BMX Legend Dave Mirra Suffered from CTE

    BMX legend Dave Mirra, who died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in February, was suffering from CTE. Mirra’s family had noted that he had been subject to violent mood swings in the months before his death, so they decided to have his brain tested for CTE, the neurodegenerative disease found in an increasing number of […]

  • BMX Legend Dave Mirra Dead of Apparent Suicide at Age 41

    BMX Legend Dave Mirra Dead of Apparent Suicide at Age 41

    BMX and X Games legend Dave Mirra died on Thursday at the age of 41 of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Police in Greenville, North Carolina, were responding to a call about a possible suicide when they found his body in a truck. Just a few hours earlier Mirra had been visiting friends in the […]

  • Anthony Napolitan Lands The First BMX Double Front-Flip At 2009 X Games

    Anthony Napolitan Lands The First BMX Double Front-Flip At 2009 X Games

    Total Pro Sports – If you have never been to the X-Games then we recommend you try and catch this great event, you wont be disappointed.¬† The opportunity to see the likes of X-Games greats; Travis Pastrana (Moto-Cross), Matt Hoffman (BMX) and Dave Mirra (BMX), is definitely worth every penny. Yesterday at the Staples Center […]