Connor Fields made history during the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro when he became the first American to win a gold medal in Olympic BMX racing. But do you know about his journey as a high-performance athlete before (or after) that historic BMX race? In this exclusive documentary interview from VEGAS ALL IN, Connor Fields recounts the inspiring chapters of his unforgettable BMX career... and reveals the next steps he's taking in his personal journey as a Las Vegas hometown hero!
Get the inside scoop from a certified BMX legend! Monster Energy is proud to welcome BMX racer Connor Fields from Las Vegas, Nevada, on Episode 40 of the sports and pop culture podcast UNLEASHED with The Dingo and Danny. Recorded inside Monster Energy headquarters in Corona, California, this 55-minute episode tells the moving story of the 29-year-old BMX icon who made history as the first American to win an Olympic BMX gold medal. Fields built a milestone-heavy career including several national championships before suffering a traumatic brain injury at the Tokyo Olympics and retiring from professional racing in the aftermath.
In his first official interview since announcing his retirement, Monster Energy’s Fields said on
Get ready for a heavy episode of the podcast! UNLEASHED is proud to welcome 29-year-old BMX icon Connor Fields from Las Vegas, Nevada. In conversation with The Dingo and Danny, the Olympic gold medalist, shares the background story behind his accomplished career, all the way to his traumatic injury and recent retirement.