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