Does travis pastrana have night terrors every night

Yes. Motorcross champ, Travis Pastrana, confessed stories of his frequent night terrors.

Contrary to common belief that Pastrana is not immune to fear, in fact, he wakes up almost every night screaming in the grip of his awful nightmares including falling down stairs, a busted tooth and going nuts on a plane. Watch the video here.

Night terrors, according to the experts at Mayo Clinic are episodes of screaming, intense fear and flailing while still asleep. Also known as sleep terrors, night terrors are paired with sleepwalking. Like sleepwalking, sleep terrors are considered a parasomnia — an undesired occurrence during sleep.

Over the years, the name Travis Pastrana has become synonymous with the X Games disciplines such as freestyle, rally and rallycross. In fact, Travis is so entrenched in the world of the X Games, he is credited for introducing rally to the series.

He has a raft of world records under his belt, competes in multiple disciplines, is renowned for pushing the envelope and is the man behind many a new trick, particularly in motocross freestyle where he performed the first Rodeo 720 in competition. Travis has also had a career of firsts, starting in 1999 when he won the first ever X Games in California.

Learn more about Travis Pastrana here.

Follow some steps you can take to cope with night terrors shared by the experts at WebMD.