etnies Congratulates Team Rider Chad Reed

LAKE FOREST, CA. (May 9, 2011)- etnies congratulates team rider Chad Reed on winning the Supercross Main Event at Sam Boyd stadium last Saturday! This win put Reed in second place overall for the 2011 AMA Supercross Series. Reed launched his own TwoTwo Motorsports team in 2011, and his season was fully charged with consistent Supercross podium finishes race after race.

“I had a lot of fun during the 2011 season. Launching my own team, TwoTwo Motorsports, was a big deal to me, and I want to thank etnies, my fans and all my partners for their support,” said Chad Reed.

Following Saturday’s race Chad Reed was also presented with a $10,000 check for winning the Bret Michaels Rock Hard Ride Hard award.

Chad Reed’s TwoTwo Motorsports team was recognized on Sunday night at the 2011 Monster Energy AMA Supercross season ending awards ceremony at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. TwoTwo Motorsports won the Team of the Year award, and its team manager Dave Osterman took home the Team Manager of the Year award.

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Established in 1986, etnies is the first skateboarder-owned and operated global action sports footwear and apparel company. etnies not only pushed the envelope by creating the first pro model skate shoe, but it pioneered technological advances and changed the face of skateboard footwear forever. Today, etnies’ vision, led by owner and skateboarder Pierre-AndrĂ© Senizergues, is to remain the leading action sports company committed to creating innovative products that provide the most style, comfort and protection possible. etnies stays true to its roots by sponsoring world class skateboarding, surfing, snowboarding, moto-x, BMX and auto teams and continues its dedication by giving back to each of these communities. For additional information, visit