Dave Mirra is a vert ramp and park rider who holds the record for most X-Games medals and standings. He is also known for winning a medal in every X-Games since they started in 1995. As of August 2007, his X-Games medal count is 32.
As a child, Mirra developed a love for riding his bike, imitating the tricks of his hero, Dennis McCoy. By the age of 16, he was inventing new tricks on his own, allowing him to eventually become a professional BMX athlete.
Some of Mirra’s prestigious awards include Freestyler of the Year by BMX Magazine and the 2000 ESPN Action Sports and Music Award for BMX Rider of the Year.
**Dave Mirra Speaker**
In addition to his brilliant talent in extreme sports, another perfect Dave Mirra speaker topic is his role as ambassador for the youth. He created scholarships through Woodward Camp and hosting The Dave Mirra Charity Golf Tournament to benefit the American Cancer Society. This Dave Mirra speaker appearance is his way of giving back to the community and donating much of his time to charitable organizations.
**Dave Mirra Appearance**
Mirra’s success has brought him to numerous outlets besides riding his bike. There has been a Dave Mirra appearance in Las Vegas, on The New Torn Green Show, The Orlando Jones Show, Good Morning America, The Today Show, The Late Show with David Letterman, Nickelodeon’s Kid’s Choice Awards, and The Today Show. He was also the host of MTV’s Real World vs. Roadrules: The Inferno for two seasons, was Punk’d by Ashton Kutcher for IRS fraud, and was once one of People Magazine’s “50 Hottest Bachelors.” There was also a Dave Mirra appearance in ESPN the Magazine, Sports Illustrated for Kids, TV Guide, and The Rolling Stone.
**Dave Mirra Endorsement**
Considered the best BMX rider of his time, Dave Mirra remains one of the most respected names in action sports. His popularity, however, goes well beyond the world of action sports. This makes a Dave Mirra endorsement a valuable addition to your product or service, as the BMX legend is listed as one of the top ten most recognizable names in sports today.
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