Ridge Motorsports Park Hires Chris Kinerk As Ridge MX Manager

Ridge Motorsports Park Hires Chris Kinerk As Ridge MX Manager

The Ridge Motorsports Park Announces New Motocross Manager at Ridge MX

SHELTON, Washington (October 29, 2016) – The Ridge Motorsports Park announced today the appointment of Chris Kinerk to the position of Motocross Manager at Ridge MX.

Tracie Schmitt, Director of Marketing and Business Development, said, “Chris is an outstanding addition to our team. He brings a passion and drive that the track needs to reach a nationally recognized level.  Chris brings 15+ years’ experience and is very well respected in the motorsports community.  As owner and co-owner of PNWMotocross Instagram and Facebook, Chris has been a key asset in the MX community with building rider notoriety and being a key source of communication for MX.  Chris’s track management experience coupled with his racing background makes Chris the key fit that we have been looking for to add to our growing team.”

“I’m very excited to join the management team at The Ridge.  My love and passion for Motocross and riding gives me a unique view on how a track should be designed, ran and maintained.  This position is literally my dream job, and I am beyond excited for the opportunity to oversee the management at Ridge MX, and network with other race promoters and track owners/managers to give the Northwest awesome events and races year-round.  It is my goal to provide the Motocross and off-road community with a national caliber track, that is fun and safe for riders of all levels and a facility that is family oriented and gives families a place to gather for the weekend, camp, ride and build amazing memories”, said Chris.  “I love the sport of motocross, and look forward to working to build Ridge MX into a nationally recognized motocross facility.”

Chris was born and raised in Olympia, WA, where he currently resides with his family. An avid sportsman, Chris enjoys surfing, snowboarding, skating, BMX, downhill mountain biking and motocross.

Contact: Chris Kinerk

Motorcross Manager, Ridge MX


(360) 427-7223 (RACE)