Chad Mark Reed was born on the 15th of March 1982, in Kurri Kurri, Australia. He is a multi-time supercross and motocross champion and the record holder for most main event starts in AMA Supercross history, with 228 starts as of 2018, with his career spanning almost 20 years. He was taught from a young age as being capable of competing at the sports most elite level. Chad Reed has proven to be the most consistent supercross/motocross racer in the 2000-2009 decade, and has grown to be one of the sports most loved individuals, due to his years of experience and dedication to the sport. Chad Reed has since ascended the international ranks of the sport to become Australia’s most successful motocross racer.
Chad has four impressive titles to his name, the 2003 World Supercross Championship, the 2004 AMA 250cc Supercross World Championship, the 2008 AMA Supercross Championship and the 2009 AMA MX Championship.
After racing & winning the first round of Super X in Newcastle, Australia in October, Reed returned to the US to test various bikes and teams searching for a suitable 2011 team structure. Reed embraced social media to publish hints as to the likely brand of bike and apparel that he would be using in the 2011 AMA Supercross series. Failing negotiations with established teams, Reed decided to create his own team, TwoTwo Motorsports, aboard a Honda CRF450R, with support from Honda, Bel Ray, Shift and many other sponsors.
The 2011 season had been a 5-way battle between Reed, Ryan Villopoto, James Stewart, Jr., Ryan Dungey and Trey Canard. It came down to the final race in Las Vegas between Villopoto, Reed, and Dungey. Reed won the race but lost the championship by 4 points to Villopoto. Reed was presented with the “2011 Rock Hard – Ride Hard Bret Michaels Supercross Award.” for his great work starting a new team and still finishing 2nd in the championship.
Reed has personally signed this 2011 “Two Two Motorsports” photo which has been released in an edition of 22 worldwide during one of our exclusive private signing sessions. The number you are purchasing is the special #1 photo in the edition of 22.
Each piece is backed by an Autographed Collectables 100% Guarantee of Authenticity as well as a photo from the signing.
Framed Size: 54.5 x 3 x 76.25cm / 21.75 x 1.25 x 30.5″