Brett Banasiewicz

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Brett Banasiewicz
Personal information
Full name Brett Banasiewicz
Nickname(s) Mad Dog
Born (1994-09-26) September 26, 1994 (age 19)
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight 142 lb (64 kg)
Country  United States
Sport BMX

Brett Banasiewicz (born 26 September 1994), nicknamed "Mad Dog", is an American professional BMX rider living in South Bend, Indiana. He became a professional BMX rider at the age of 13. In the 2010, 2011, and 2012 Brett competed in the BMX park discipline at the X Games finishing 4th,[1] 7th[2] and 4th[3] respectively. On 23 August 2012 he crashed in a practice session at the Vans LXVI BMX Invitational at Virginia Beach, Virginia suffering a head injury. He spent 15 days in a medically induced coma whilst being treated at Sentara Princess Anne Hospital (Virginia Beach, VA).[4]


  1. ^ "X Games 2010 BMX Freestyle Park Results". ESPN. 31 July 2010. Retrieved 11 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "ESPN Brett Banasiewicz Profile". ESPN. Retrieved 11 September 2012. 
  3. ^ "X Games 2012 BMX Freestyle Park Results". ESPN. Retrieved 11 September 2012. 
  4. ^ "BMX Pro Brett Banasiewicz regains consciousness". ESPN. 7 September 2012. Retrieved 11 September 2012. 

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