My Wish: Travis Pastrana

In conjunction with the Make-A-Wish foundation, ESPN’s “My Wish” series continues with the story of Brett Lisikatos who was diagnosed with stage 1 cancer. Five months of chemotherapy later, his cancer is in remission. Brett’s hero is motocross racer Travis Pastrana and for his wish all he asked was to meet the former X-Games gold medalist. What he got was more than even he could have expected.


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