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Step Up champ raises autism awareness

Defending Step Up champ Matt Buyten uses X Games bike as part of efforts to raise autism awareness.

Updated: June 10, 2012, 7:57 PM ET
By Chris Elliott

In 2003, Matt Buyten rolled up to his first X Games Step Up competition with one goal in mind, gold. Nine years, with a hand full of gold medals, Buyten will roll up to that same line this year with a bigger goal in mind. Buyten will be "stepping up" for Autism.

Matt Buyten has joined forces with Jeremy Riesenberg and The Autism MX Project to raise awareness for autism. Together they have designed limited edition Matt-Buyten X Games T-shirts available now for purchase.

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