#RIDEKENDA

Racing brings not only riders, but also material close to the limits of what is possible. Kenda actively supports various international teams and athletes, all of them as passionate about riding as we are, be it on the trails or on the road. Why? Because we learn from them. We learn how to steadily improve our products and make tires that not only exceed the expectations of elite riders, but of everybody who loves to ride. Because we want you to have a tire that gives you reassurance no matter which conditions you find yourself in.

Find out here who is riding on Kenda:

kENDA NS UR TEAM

The KENDA NS UR is a team of dedicated international riders competing at the UCI Downhill Worldcup, Enduro World Series and other selected events. Follow the team on Instagram.

SAM REYNOLDS

Sam Reynolds is a legend of the sport. Evolving from slopestyle to freeride, Sam is the mastermind behind events like Darkfest. He's also a team member of the KENDA NS UR Team. Follow Sam on Instagram.

TORPADO KENDA FACTORY

The Torpado Kenda Factory is Italy-based and focuses on Cross Country Marathon, competing in prestigious stage races such as Cape Epic, and following the UCI XCM World Cup. Follow the team on Instagram.

YETI / SHIMANO EP

Mountain bike legend Mick Hannah and Canadian racer Ryan Gilchrist are enduro racers competing in EDR-E and select Crankworx events.

Tom ISTED

Tom "Ice-T" Isted is a slopestyle athlete and freerider from Cornwall with multiple Crankworx medals to his name. A regular contender at Darkfest, Tom holds the world record for longest dirt-to-dirt backflip on a mountain bike at 36,5 meters (120 feet). Follow Tom on Instagram.

Clemens Kaudela

Clemens was born and bred in Austria, where he built himself his own little dirt park behind the family home. When he’s not dedicating all his time to events like the Fest series or Audi nines, Clemens builds mountain bike tracks for a living, from pumptracks to the biggest jumps in the world.
Follow Clemens on Instagram.

RUSO BROS

Double trouble! Meet Daniel and Elias Ruso.

We first met Daniel at a contest, and before we knew it, he was pulling off tricks where no one else would. We quickly found ourselves wondering, who IS this guy? Turns out he has a brother, Elias, who shares the same enthusiasm and positive attitude, combined with a bit of craziness, and a love for bringing both wheels off the ground. Sounds like a winning combination to us! Follow them on Instagram: @danielruso and @eliasruso

LUCAS HUPPERT

Lucas "Huppi" Huppert is Swiss slopestyle rider and one of the biggest young talents in the sport. Competing in 4Cross and BMX as a kid, he regularly places inside the Top 10 on FMB World Tour events. Follow Lucas on Instagram.

 

 

Robin Goomes

Hailing from New Zealand, Robin first caught everyone’s attention in 2021, when she was the first woman to backflip at a Crankworx competition. The following year, she opened up and landed the longest dirt-to-dirt jump ever ridden by a female MTBer (nearly 30 meters!) at Dark Fest. We can't wai to see what other “firsts” Robin can unlock. Follow Robin on Instagram.

HARRIET BURBIDGE-SMITH "HAZ"

At 25 years old, Harriet Burbidge-Smith, or Haz, has 18 years of race experience under her belt, and two BMX World Championship titles to her name, as well as eight Australian National titles. Oof! In 2018, she switched to a downhill bike, and hasn't looked back since. If you flick through her channels, you'll know why. Follow Haz on Instagram.

MARCO AURELIO FONTANA

"My Vision. Racing bikes but also creating and sharing contents, travelling between the best events in the World, staying close to the community." - Marco Aurelio Fontana

After many successful years racing the cross country World Cup (including a bronze Olympic medal), Marco Aurelio Fontana has chosen a new path: Sharing his passion for two wheels - his way. Kenda is proud to follow Fontana on his journey in his new role of E-MTB ambassador. Follow Marco on Instagram.

Danni Shrosbree

UK racer Danni Shrosbree is an endurance athlete, focusing on major gravel races in Europe and North America. Follow Danni on Instagram.

TOM OEHLER

Innsbruck based Tom Oehler is a trial rider proving his skills not only at his shows, but also on the trails. Tom holds the world record for highest wall climb on a bicycle (2,89m) and fastest 400m hurdles on a bicycle (44,62s). Follow Tom on Instagram.

KATHI KUYPERS

Kathi is a pioneer of female freeriding, always advocating for women in the sport while pushing her own limits. Follow Kathi on Instagram

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