With 2017 being 10 years since Stephen Murray‘s crash that left him paralyzed and unable to ride. Ride UK have been busy putting together this Autobiography series with Stephen that’ll cover A LOT of ground. Here’s the first part of 10 that talks about Stephen being at a serious high point in his career before the accident, winning $100,000 in a month from contests. It leaves off right where things took a turn for the worst in Baltimore. Get ready for part 2 next week.
“Stephen Murray – ‘STAYING STRONG’ Autobiography
Ride UK presents 10 Weeks of Murray, leading up to the book launch on June 22nd 2017.
Week 1: From early contest highlights to the crash in 2007, Stephen talks us through it.
Full details at rideukbmx.com
Archive footage courtesy of Eurosport, Vans, Extreme, Team Soil.
Interviews filmed by Scott Connor and Robin Pearson.
Edited by Robin Pearson.”
“Stephen Murray, living legend and BMX icon, is releasing an autobiography.
Staying Strong is released on 22nd June, 10 years after his crash.
“Staying Strong details Stephen Murray’s life and rise to fame as a professional BMX athlete, moving to California to pursue and live the action sports dream until his life-changing accident in 2007 where he was paralysed from the neck down.”
At the peak of his career, Stephen was known for leading a rather colourful lifestyle. Expect some truly savage stories in the book – he didn’t hold anything back.”