Below if the press release from Arctic Cat. The brand also announced that riders Rob Kincaid, David McClure and Taylor Meuwissen will make appearances and sign autographs at the upcoming Rocky Mountain Snowmobile Expo in Denver, Colorado, October. 8-9. For information on that show, click here.
Arctic Cat Announces Entire Black Cats Pro Backcountry Team
Kincaid, McClure, Davis, Turcotte and Six More
Minneapolis, Minn. (October 5, 2016) – Arctic Cat announced four of the Pro Black Cats Backcountry team members at the 50th Anniversary Sno Baron’s Hay Days event including Rob Kincaid, David McClure, Cory Davis and Brett Turcotte. Today, six Pro Lite riders have been added to that roster; Luke Nokelby (Alaska), Cooper Street (Alaska), Morgan Gamache (British Columbia), Jordan Nieters (Montana), Levi Johnson (Utah) and Taylor Meuwissen (Colorado).
The Black Cats backcountry Pro ambassadors will take their competitiveness to new arenas on 2017 M 8000 Mountain Cats representing Arctic Cat and their partners in power like Speedwerx and Motorfist at the highest levels during Arctic Cat Dealer Shows, Snowmobile Events and further increase a strong presence within the social media community with captivating content.
The six Pro Lite riders will execute the same initiative aboard new 2017 M8000 Mountain Cats, and will showcase why the best mountain riders in the industry choose the durability and performance of a Mountain Cat, along with Arcticwear clothing and accessories.
“Every world-class athlete deserves a world-class team, and that’s what the Black Cats Factory Backcountry team will be,” said Arctic Cat’s, Erik Nelson VP/GM of the Snow Division. “We have stated in other areas of our business that there are significant opportunities when you re-imagine what’s possible. Arctic Cat has the best athletes on our brand, and the Black Cats Team will bring them all together under one Factory umbrella.”
You can follow the Black Cats Team exclusively on Instagram: @arcticcat_blackcats, on the Arctic Cat_Snow social media channels, as well as the individual athlete pages this season.
About Arctic Cat
The Arctic Cat brand is among the most widely recognized and respected in the recreational vehicle industry. The company designs, engineers, manufactures and markets all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), side-by-sides and snowmobiles, in addition to related parts, garments and accessories under the Arctic Cat® and Motorfist® brand names. Arctic Cat Inc.’s world headquarters is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol “ACAT.” More information about Arctic Cat and its products is available at www.arcticcat.com.