Travis Pastrana is a talented American stunt performer as well as a motorsport competitor. Travis Pastrana recently joined America’s Got Talent Extreme as a judge alongside Simon Cowell, Nikki Bella and Terry Crews.
Travis Pastrana was born on October 8, 1983 and he is currently 38 years old. He hails from Annapolis, Maryland and his zodiac sign is Libra. Likewise, his full name is Travis Alan Pastrana. Speaking of family, his father is Robert Pastrana and his mother is Debby Pastrana. Likewise, he is of Colombian descent from his paternal grandparents’ side.
In addition, his uncle – Alan Pastrana – played from 1965 to 1968 as quarterback for the University of Maryland. Travis himself also attended the University of Maryland. On June 11, 2003, at the young age of 19, this personality was seriously injured when his Corvette crashed into a tree in Davidsonville, Maryland.
career and working life
Professionally, Travis Pastrana is both a motorsport competitor and a stunt performer. This personality has won championships and gold medals at the X Games in multiple disciplines. These disciplines include supercross, motocross, freestyle motocross and rally racing. Also, this competitor runs a show called nitrocircus and Nitro Rallycross – a rallycross racing series.
In addition, this personality also has drive in NASCAR. Most recently, he started part-time in the “Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series”. For this he drove the No. 40 and No. 45 for Niece Motorsports. This personality also drove 2 years in today’s NASCAR Xfinity Series. As such, he ran a part-time season in 2012 and a full season in 2013.
In addition, this competitor is a 4-time Rally America Champion. People also recognize him as someone who has competed in the Global RallyCross Championship, Monster Jam and Race of Champions. Speaking about the beginning of his career, he started competing and winning at the young age of 14.
He won the World Freestyle Motocross Championship in Las Vegas, Nevada. He started his career with a winning streak that lasted until 2003. Following this competitor’s gold medal performance at the 1999 X Games, this competitor took the gold medal at the inaugural Gravity Games in Rhode Island.
Also, his father was born and raised in Puerto Rico despite being of Colombian descent. As such, this competitor was directly eligible to represent Puerto Rico in international competition. The Puerto Rico Motorcycle Association licensed Pastrana to represent the territory. This was also accepted by the Unión Latinoamericana de Motociclismo – the competent sanctions authority in Latin America.
Pastrana then made his debut with the Puerto Rican team on March 15, 2008. He defeated Erick Vallejo from Mexico and thus qualified for the final. In the final, this competitor then took 3rd place – behind local Costa Rican racers Roberto Castro and Vallejo.
Fast forward to 2018, this competitor competed in the Motocross of Nations event. This was as part of the Puerto Rico team. He competed with teammates Kevin Windham and Ryan Sipes. They all participated in efforts to raise money and raise awareness following Hurricane Maria in 2017.
Travis Pastrana is a happily married man and his wife is Lyn Z Adams Hawkins. His wife is a talented professional skateboarder. This competitor proposed to his beloved on June 4, 2011 during a live performance by Nitro Circus.
The couple then married on October 29, 2011. Their ceremony took place in Southern California near his wife’s home. Then, on February 26, 2013, the couple announced their pregnancy across all of their social media profiles on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
The couple then welcomed their 1st child – daughter Addy Ruth – on Labor Day i.e. September 2nd 2013. Then on August 5th 2014 his wife announced her 2nd pregnancy via her personal page. The family then welcomed their second child, named Bristol Murphy, on February 9, 2015. Currently, the beautiful family resides in Davidsonville, Maryland.
Travis Pastrana stands about tall Height of 6 feet 1 inch or 1.88 meters and his weight is about 89 kg or 195 lbs. In addition, this motorsport driver has brown hair and eyes of the same color.
Social Media and Wealth
Travis Pastrana joined Twitter in October 2009 and to date has more than 795.9K followers on his @travispastrana account. Likewise his username Instagram is @travispastrana and has more than 4.3 million followers so far. This competitor also has more than 6.7 million followers on its Facebook profile. As mentioned on his Facebook profile, we can contact this racer by email at [email protected] Moving on, this stunt performer has a net worth of around 25 million US dollars.