November 12, 2010 – Gilbert, Arizona
With just two weeks before the ABA Grand National, Kenda Tires has signed on as a National Series Sponsor for the 2011 season. Kenda has partnered with the ABA on several projects this year and will be a full sponsor in 2011.
Kenda Tires is as serious about performance as you are and they know cyclist. Since 1962, Kenda has made bicycle tires and tubes that are designed to help you do your best. Kenda offer the latest technologies and materials, plus a legendary commitment to quality and value.
Kenda BMX tires are designed in collaboration with professional riders. In order to handle the most extreme conditions, Kenda developed the first Stick-E race tire compound for Motocross/Off-Road tires and continues to improve traction for a better ride throughout the entire Kenda Motocross/Off-Road line. Visit Kenda USA to find the tire that's right for you.
"We are excited about the 2011 ABA National Series. With familiar and new stops lined up, we are glad that Kenda Tires has rolled on board", said BA Anderson, ABA CEO. "With the Greatest Race on Earth just around the corner and new sponsors like Kenda Tires, we know that 2011 is going to be a great year. We are very pleased to have Kenda Tires as an ABA National Series Sponsor and welcome them to the ABA Family of Sponsors."
Tony Degollado of Kenda said, “Kenda is both honored and excited of the opportunity to partner up with the ABA as a National Series sponsor. We’re a focused BMX tire brand, and BMX racing is a huge part of our passion. With the recent release of our new super fast and light weight Konversion tire, and along with our successful Kontact Elite and KRAD tire models, we feel Kenda offers something for everyone…and there is no better place to showcase that than with the ABA and their National Series.”
The 2011 ABA National Series is a 27 race series beginning January 14-16 in Reno, Nevada and concluding Thanksgiving weekend in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Look for Kenda Tires at the ABA Grand Nationals in two weeks, at Dan's Comp, or at your favorite bicycle shop. You can visit Kenda Tires online at www.kendausa.com.
About the American Bicycle Association
ABA (American Bicycle Association), formed in 1977 and headquartered in Chandler, Arizona is "The Sanctioning Body of BMX"©. The ABA organizes BMX racing for boys, girls and adults, nationwide and Canada. With 60,000 active members, 274 racing facilities and a 27 event national race schedule, ABA is the largest promoter of action sports.