• Godfather of FMX: ESPN Drops In on Mike Metzger’s “Behind the Bars” Tour


    Posted over 3 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    If you’re down with Freestyle Motocross, get pumped. Mike Metzger is back in the spotlight. The Godfather of FMX, a long-time member of the Oakley family, is getting back to his roots: straight freeriding new locations. All for the love of it all. Peep this video from ESPN as they dropped in on his “Life Behind Bars” Tour – a trip where Mike sets out on the road to find new places to ride…and new riders to strut their stuff. From the snow to the dirt: no schedules, just riding. Check it.

  • ESPN Interviews The Godfather of FMX, Oakley's Mike Metzger


    Posted over 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Mike Metzger talks to ESPN about everything from his new MOB clothing line, to his Metzger unlimited website, to giving Blake “Bilko” Williams a run for his money in the X Games, to helping other riders achieve their goals.

  • Vote For Oakley Athletes Nominated For FMX Rider Of The Decade


    Posted over 4 years ago by

    Oakley’s Mike Metzger, Ronnie Renner, Blake Williams and Petr Pilat are among 23 of the world’s best riders nominated for the FMX Rider of the Decade award. On November 26th, Mpora, the main action sports hub in Europe, will be naming the Fans Favorite at the FMX Rider of the Decade Awards, as voted for by you. Vote for the Rider that you think has pushed the limit and inspired others above anybody else.

Mike Metzger

Date of Birth:
November 19, 1975

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