VALENCIA, SPAIN – JANUARY 9, 2019 - 15-year-old Canadian motorcycle road racer Jonathan “Jonny” Finn is delighted to announce a new partnership with the UK’s number one motorcycle clothing brand RST-Moto.
RST-Moto has come on board Finn’s program providing equipment support for his 2019 racing campaign in the ESBK Pre-Moto3 series including two race-ready suits, one practice suit as well as gloves and boots for the 2019 season.
In his 9 years of racing, Finn has amassed 4 Canadian National Championships as well as multiple regional Championships in Mini Road Racing throughout Canada. He’s also experienced success racing abroad in the United States and Europe.
The Bushell Park, Saskatchewan native competed in Spain this past season in the ESBK Pre-Moto3 series and was invited to the 2018 Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Selection Event in Guadix, Spain. Finn races at various notable tracks including Jerez, Valencia and Motorland-Aragon. This series is a steppingstone to the CEV Moto3 Junior World Championship. Finn’s goal is to represent Canada & North America at the international level to the best of his abilities.
On January 3rd Finn traveled to the RST-Moto headquarters in South Normanton, UK where he was given a tour the RST-Moto facility before being fitted for his V4 RST-Moto racing leathers.
“It was awesome, everyone was super nice. Just a great, relaxed environment.” Finn stated after his visit to RST-Moto facility. “The fitting process was great using their sizing suits and having me sit on a race bike that they have in their showroom so that they could make sure the comfort and fit of my suit on a bike in a racing position.”
The new RST Race Dept V4 suit has an ultra race cut, giving it the ideal aggressive and perfect fit when riding any race bike. Worn by RST Factory riders, this suit has been tried and tested by the riders themselves. The research by RST has allowed them to develop the V4 suit with strength provided by Aramid and Kevlar in the most vulnerable areas as well as double layers of leather in the seat area for added protection. Additional information can be found at; www.rst-moto.com Moto-World is the Canadian Distributer for RST-Moto in Canada. www.moto-world.ca
“I am really grateful and excited to have the support of RST-Moto for the 2019 season. It really helps me feel confident as a rider to have that direct contact and interaction with the people who are going to be making my suits.” said Finn
Additional news about Finn’s 2019 plans and sponsors will be announced in the coming weeks.
Finn is thankful for the support in 2018 from Canadian Tire – Cobourg, Arai Helmet Americas, Bickle Racing, Human 2.0, Impact Safe-T Armor, Marsquest, BigB Racing, VNM Sport, Moto World, RST-Moto, Infinet Motorsports and Vroom Media Ltd.