Monster Energy Leading Edge Kawasaki and Smith Optics have partnered up for the 2011 Canadian motocross season. Monster Energy Leading Edge Kawasaki is the official team of Canadian Kawasaki Motors’ Canadian Motocross efforts and winners of the 2009 CMRC MX2 Championship.
Smith Optics will be providing the team with goggles this season. Riders representing Smith Optics will be Teddy Maier, Matt Goerke and Kyle Beaton. The team will a MX2 rider, soon to be announced.
"I am so excited to work with such a prestigious and well known company like Smith for the 2011 season,” said Jason Hughes, Monster Energy Leading Edge Kawasaki team owner. “Our team has grown by leaps each year since we formed it in 2008 and this year with the launch of our MX1 effort we can't ask for a better company than Smith to be proving our goggles, eyewear and grips. Vision is key in motocross so we knew we wanted the best company in the business protecting our riders eyes."