The latest episode of The Rollback Podcast has arrived. This time around Kyle Carlson circled back around to catch up with Ryan Mills to talk about his new job helping fight the drug epidemic, all the riding he has been getting into, traveling and more. As always, Ryan brings a completely different perspective that many of us have never been in the position to have, so it’s always interesting hearing what he has to say! Hit play and take a listen!
Ryan Mills sits down for The Rollback Podcast where he discusses his battle with drug addiction, riding and more!
The latest episode of “The Rollback” has arrived. This time around Kyle Carlson sits down with Ryan Mills to talk about his life as he got sober and off heroine, riding, working, traveling and much, much more. Ryan has been through a lot of shit, and his story is one that you will want to hear!
“A BMX injury led pro rider Ryan Mills to pain pills and pain pills eventually led to a full-blown drug addiction. Ryan lost everything, spent a substantial amount of time in jail, and had to work his ass off to defeat his demons.” – Kyle Carlson
Ryan Mills went from Pro to a heroin addict. Now he’s getting his life back together and crushing it on his bike again!
As some of you may have heard last year, Ryan Mills is a recovering heroine addict (TJ Lavin interview with Ryan) after an injury that lead to pain medication that spiraled out of control and took his life over. In this video, Ryan talks about his drug addiction, how it all started, how much he was spending and what got him to turn his life back around. It’s a pretty wild story, but we’re beyond stoked to see Ryan back on the bike and using BMX as a way to stay busy and keep himself off drugs. It turns out, he still crushes it on a bike, too! Hit play to hear his story, with a bunch of dialed riding clips!
“Former pro rider Ryan Mills shares his story of how a BMX injury lead him to ten years of drug addiction and what it took to finally get back on his bike.” – Vital BMX
It’s pretty wild how peoples lives can take some serious twists and turns. Ryan Mills was a Pro rider that basically disappeared a few years ago and didn’t really hear anything about him. It turns out he ended up taking a trip down a road with drug addiction that basically destroyed his life. Ryan has been working his ass off to get his life back and has been sober for close to a year now, and he’s been willing to tell his story to hopefully help others that might be caught up in a bad situation. Ryan has been getting back into BMX to help him stay sober, which has been really beneficial for him. TJ Lavin had Ryan stop by to sit down and tell his story for the latest “Hangin’ with Lavs” interview. This is definitely an interview you’ll want to check out.
“Ryan Mills is one of the most talented street riders from Vegas. He’s been through the ringer due to a lot of bad decisions but he’s pulling himself out. Watch, listen, and learn… Honored to have this guy in the chair!“