Innovative protective gear brand announces alliance with flagship mountain bike park.
San Jose, CA, April 19, 2010
– Kali Protectives, a brand built on the principle of athletes first, today announces a key partnership with Diablo Freeride Park , the most visited mountain bike park in America.
Founded in 2003, Diablo Freeride Park has positioned itself at the forefront of the freeride mountain bike movement by building over 45 downhill and freeride trails, featuring terrain, which is both innovative and fun to ride.
“We've always been committed to providing the most innovative body and head protection gear,” said Brad Waldron, co-founder and lead engineer of Kali Protectives. “Partnering with Diablo provides us the ultimate platform for demonstrating our product's advantages in a challenging environment.”
Shawn Orecchio, General Manager and Event Director of Diablo, expresses the same feelings, “Earlier this spring, we had the opportunity to test the Kali Protectives product line first hand and we were blown away by the technology, comfort and quality. Our park is renowned for having technical and challenging terrain and we are very pleased to offer Kali Protectives' advanced helmets to our bike and protective gear rental customers”
Located conveniently in Vernon, New Jersey, Diablo is easily accessible from many major metropolitan areas of the east coast, including just one hour from New York City.
Kali Protectives is an award winning California based sporting goods manufacturer delivering innovative body and head protection through specialty retailers worldwide. This athlete owned and driven group brings 60 combined years of major manufacturer product development home to their own specialty brand with revolutionary technology in motorcycle and bicycle gear.