Jan. 11, 2019 (BREA, Calif.) – 6D Helmets is pleased to announce its partnership with the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship program. The series provides an exclusive opportunity for amateur competition on a full-size, Supercross track. 6D Helmets will be offering awards to every SX Futures racer finishing in the top 10 in his or her respective class. For 2019 6D's awards are valued at over $163,000.
"The SX Futures program allows us to connect with the next generation of our sport in a way that would not have been previously possible" said Bob Weber, 6D's CEO and cofounder. "Feld is working hard to grow the sport and better prepare riders for Supercross, ultimately improving rider safety. As a brand that is one hundred percent focused on safety, it made a lot of sense for us to partner with them."
The SX Futures series is designed to produce a higher-quality, more competitive stadium racing landscape with an advanced path to Monster Energy Supercross. Supercross Futures is comprised of 8 events leading to an AMA National Championship with approximately 6100 amateurs competing in 26 classes—beginning with 4 year-olds in the 51CC Limited class…through the elite 250SX Futures class. For more information regarding the series visit https://www.supercrosslive.com/supercross-futures