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‘The Challenge’ Host & BMX Legend Dave Mirra Kills Himself

Legendary BMX biker Dave Mirra has died of an apparent suicide.

The 41-year-old was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

Mirra once held the record for the most X Games medals and had his own series of video games titled: Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX.

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He also hosted MTV’s The Challenge from 2004 to 2005.

A picture of Mirra and his wife was posted on his Instagram on Thursday with the caption: “My Rock! Thank god.”

My rock! Thank god

A photo posted by Dave Mirra (@davemirra) on

Mirra left behind his wife and two children.

Authorities say they are investigating his death.

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