(December 31, 2008) Corona, CA. MSR and Kevin Windham announced today that the two parties have reached a three-year agreement for Kevin Windham to use and endorse MSR apparel starting in the 2009 racing season.
Windham, who is known as one of the most naturally talented riders of his era turned pro in 1994 and quickly scored a SX championship in 1996. He has become a fan favorite, and continues to be a podium threat in any race he competes in.
"I am really excited about starting this new relationship with MSR." Stated Kevin Windham. "They have a tremendous heritage, and the apparel is the perfect blend of style & functionality. It's going to be great to be involved with the MSR brand at both a personal & performance level".
MSR's Director David Casella is equally excited. "Signing a three-year deal with an icon like Kevin Windham is just awesome for MSR. The brand has really flourished the last few years and there is no doubt in my mind that having Kevin on board will really take it to the next level ".
MSR Marketing Manager Randy Valade adds, "Kevin has been in the sport so long now, I believe with his experience and willingness to win, this will put MSR where it needs to be in the gear industry."
Make sure to watch Windham's debut as a MSR team rider this weekend as the AMA Supercross series kicks off at Anaheim's Edison Field, January 3, 2009.
MSR has been in the business of making quality motocross products since 1971.
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