When legends collide? Mat Hoffman joins Mike "Rooftop" Escamilla on his new podcast, Keep Bleeding.

When legends collide? Mat Hoffman joins Mike “Rooftop” Escamilla on his new podcast, Keep Bleeding. The duo basically discuss how Mat is one of the toughest humans on the planet, but here’s a full breakdown courtesy of Rooftop:

When you hear anyone talk about the BMX scene, you’ll always find the name Mat Hoffman in the conversation. Mat is considered the greatest vert-ramp rider in the history of the sport. He has been injured many times, but that hasn’t stopped him from pursuing his passion for competing and riding his bike. His love for skydiving, BASE jumping, and paragliding. Today, hear Mat’s outrageous stories of his adventures on and off his bike.

 “Be selfish with your passion. Experience life just for you and nobody else.”

 – Mat Hoffman

In this episode:

  • Mat’s most traumatizing experience
  • How he drove himself to the hospital after crashing on his bike
  • Why Mat was kicked out of the X Games three times
  • The story behind Mat’s “creative” piercing
  • The risky operation he underwent to fix his torn ACL
  • How one routine with Dennis McCoy almost cost a life

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