January 18, 2019
Motocross Hall of Famer and X Games Gold Medalist, Doug Henry, joins the Kenda team as Brand Ambassador. Henry, a highly respected member of the powersports racing community with decades of experience, "was a natural fit as a brand ambassador for Kenda Tires" said Director of Powersports, Jason Baldwin .
During his motocross racing career, Henry broke his back in 1995. After making an amazing come back, he went on to win the 1998 National Motocross Championship title. The seemingly unstoppable Doug Henry was again derailed in 2007 when he suffered a paralyzing spinal cord injury in a Super Moto race in Daytona.
Despite the multiple injuries, Henry continues his racing journey, now on a varietu of Kenda tires. Henry will attend races and events across the country, competing in adaptive extreme sports including motocross, snocross, snowbike and downhill mountain bikes.
The entire Kenda team is excited about Henry coming on board, “We are stoked to have a legend like Doug on board! His experience and level of competitiveness has no end, and we look forward to the new partnership and adding traction to his racing journey” said Baldwin.
With his unique combination of skills and Kenda’s wide range of products, Henry will use and promote Kenda across a broad spectrum of industries including Powersports, Bicycle, Automotive, Trailer and Wheelchair.
Stay tuned to Kenda social media for more news about Doug Henry, the 2019 season, riders and new tires!