DC ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP OF DNA SHRED STIX/ STAR RACING /YAMAHA 2010 TEAM
November 30, 2009—(VISTA, CA)— DC is proud to announce its sponsorship of the DNA Shred Stix/ Star Racing/ Yamaha team for the 2010 AMA Supercross and Motocross season. The 2010 team boasts promising riders Broc Tickle, who returns from the 2009 team, as well as Nico Izzi, Martin Davalos, and Max Anstile.
"The DNA Shred Stix/ Star Racing/ Yamaha team has some of the brightest stars in motocross," said DC's Vice President of Marketing Kelly Magrath. "We're proud that they will be wearing DC products for the upcoming season and can't wait to see what they'll be doing out on the track."
"This new relationship with DC is nothing short of fantastic," said Donovan Mitchell, the DNA Shred Stix/ Star Racing/ Yahama Team Coordinator. "Getting an opportunity to be in involved with a company of this status is so awesome and knowing that DC only works with the best like the DNA Shred Stix/ Star Racing/ Yamaha squad makes this relationship that much better."
The riders echo the same excitement about the new partnership. "I'm stoked to be backed by DC, who is making the coolest looking shoes by far, said Nico Izzi. " I plan on being a leader this season and making a run for the title, so watch out."
The DNA Shred Stix/ Star Racing/ Yamaha team will all be competing for the 2010 Lites title. For more information on DC, its products and the motocross program please visit http://www.dcshoes.com/moto.
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