1. TJ Lavin, the host for your favorite MTV show, the RW/RR Challenge, is so much more than meets the eye. When he's not hosting The Challenge, he's crushing the dirt on his BMX bike. TJ was born and raised in sunny Las Vegas, where dirt and mountains are in abundance. He's been riding professionally for 15 years, clenching the gold for several X Games and picking up another 7 winning medals on the ride. With these and many other accolades in tow, he's been dubbed 'The King of Dirt". Along with......  Read Full Bio »

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  1. TJ Lavin, the host for your favorite MTV show, the RW/RR Challenge, is so much more than meets the eye. When he's not hosting The Challenge, he's crushing the dirt on his BMX bike. TJ was born and raised in sunny Las Vegas, where dirt and mountains are in abundance. He's been riding professionally for 15 years, clenching the gold for several X Games and picking up another 7 winning medals on the ride. With these and many other accolades in tow, he's been dubbed 'The King of Dirt". Along with BMX racing, he spends his time cutting tracks on motorcycles and 4-wheelers. He also taps into his creative side by making music. He released an album in 2008, which includes the heart-felt song 'Soldier' (also the name of the album). Soldier is a personal tribute to his close friend and former BMX rider, Stephen Murray.

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