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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image (Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been converted to black and white.) X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Travis Pastrana

Extreme sports athlete Travis Pastrana

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold
(Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold
(Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold
(Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold
(Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold
(Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image
(Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been converted to black and white.) X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image
(Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been converted to black and white.) X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image
(Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been converted to black and white.) X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image
(Credit: Getty Bryn Lennon)

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been converted to black and white.) X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana poses for a photo prior to the Nitro Circus Live Show at the MEN Arena on November 26, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

FILE - This July 21, 2012 file photo
(Credit: AP)

FILE - This July 21, 2012 file photo shows Travis Pastrana smiling as he speaks at a news conference at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill. Travis Pastrana is leaving NASCAR after this weekend's season finale Nationwide Series race at Homestead. Pastrana announced his decision Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 on his Facebook page. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

Travis Pastrana gives autographs to fans before the
(Credit: AP)

Travis Pastrana gives autographs to fans before the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway. (July 21, 2013)

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