BOISE, ID – March 15, 2023 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – FLY Racing, an off-road apparel brand built for riders by riders, announced a two-year KTM Canada Red Bull Race Team sponsorship ahead of the 2023 Triple Crown Series, Canada’s premier motocross racing series.
FLY Racing will be the exclusive helmet and apparel provider to the dynamic three-rider team consisting of two-time 250 pro class champion Jess Pettis, who will be racing the premier 450 class, defending 250 Pro class champion Ryder McNabb, and returning sports veteran after a five-year hiatus, Kaven Benoit.
“I am very excited about this new multi-year partnership with FLY Racing. KTM and FLY share the same vision of growing the sport of motocross from amateur through pro racing. With our new motorcycle models, a fresh look and great athletes, 2023 is set to be a successful season.” said KTM Canada Red Bull Race Team Manager Mathieu Deroy.
The team will compete in the 12-round Triple Crown Series beginning Sunday, June 3, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Look for the FLY Racing-backed KTM Canada Red Bull Race Team repping FLY Racing’s premier Formula Carbon helmet and latest Evolution and Lite racewear lines.
“I’m really stoked to be working with FLY. The gear is awesome, and we’ll look fresh all season. I’m feeling really healthy and can’t wait to go racing,” said KTM Canada Red Bull Race Team 450 Rider Jess Pettis.
“This partnership supports FLY Racing’s strategy to support athletes of all levels worldwide with state-of-the-art motorcycle riding apparel and industry-leading safety equipment,” said Dalton Braun, sports marketing manager at Western Power Sports.
About FLY Racing
Established in 1998, FLY Racing is one of the fastest-growing off-road motorcycle riding apparel and safety equipment brands in the powersports industry. Currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, FLY Racing is committed to bringing the best gear to the market for whatever sport you love. Inspired by racing, driven by adventure and crafted for performance, FLY Racing develops quality products for the competitive North American market and is distributed worldwide in 40+ countries. Western Power Sports (WPS) is the exclusive distributor of FLY Racing products in the United States.
About Western Power Sports
Based in Boise, Idaho, Western Power Sports (WPS) was incorporated in 1960 and distributes over 150,000 products that include offroad and street motorcycle, ATV, snowmobile, and watercraft parts and accessories to thousands of dealers nationwide. WPS joined Arrowhead Engineered Products in January 2022. WPS is currently the fastest growing nationwide delivery system of powersports industry products and delivers these products through its regional warehouse network, with locations in Idaho, California, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Indiana, and Texas. WPS strives to bring powersports dealers the best in service, product, and delivery—a formula that’s proven very successful over the last 62 years.
About Arrowhead Engineered Products
Based in Blaine, MN, Arrowhead Engineered Products is a leading global engineer and omnichannel distributor of non-discretionary, proprietary branded, aftermarket replacement parts. The Company leverages data and digital capabilities to provide mission-critical parts for outdoor power equipment, powersports, golf cars, specialty vehicles, agriculture, and other diverse markets. With distribution and sourcing locations in North America, Europe and Asia, Arrowhead Engineered Products employees service over 100,000 customers globally. Visit www.arrowheadepinc.com for more information.
Source: FLY Racing