Moto X God Travis Pastrana made his name on the edge -- then someone else paid the price.

Updated: September 16, 2003, 3:44 PM ET
By Chris Palmer | ESPN The Magazine
The freshly paved driveway curves 100 yards to the left and ends at Travis Pastrana's motocross laboratory: a 2,000-square-foot minihangar stuffed with motorcycles (15 of them), BMX bikes, four-wheelers and an indoor skatepark. The 20 wooded acres behind the garage in rural Maryland are cut with Supercross and motocross courses.

Chris Palmer

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