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SRT confirms seven riders for 2016 TKO including Cory Graffunder, Cory Buttrick, Steward Baylor Jr & Wally Palmer

The SRT Off-Road team (@srtoffroad) will be well-represented at the 2016 Kenda Tennessee Knockout this coming weekend at the Trials Training Center.

Cory Graffunder (@corygraffunder), Steward Baylor (@slbaylor5), Cory Buttrick (@cb_121), Mike McGinnis (@mcginnis404), and Wild Wally Palmer (@wildwallypalmer) are all confirmed among the Sunday pre-qualified riders. Joseph Bartziokas and SRT owner Craig Thompson (@srtoffroad) will be competing on Saturday looking to qualify for the Sunday racing.

SRT Off-Road Team at 2016 TKO

Graffunder has been a top finisher at the TKO before and Steward Baylor is a former National Enduro Champion who is capable of a top result in the tough Tennessee terrain. Buttrick is a solid competitor that has had a resurgence of speed since joining the SRT KTM team in 2016 and Wild Wally Palmer is always a crowd favorite due to his go for broke riding style. McGinnis is lesser known but has done well at tough events in the past.

SRT Joins KENDA Tennessee Knockout to Showcase New Products

Showcasing products developed for Extreme off-road riding

SRT Offroad

Sequatchie, TN (June 19, 2013) – SRT is a new player to the Powersports market but has a long history as a leader in industrial manufacturing. SRT is specializing in the development of innovative, high quality, affordable race and recreational products for off-road riders. To help build awareness, SRT has joined on as a sponsor of the 2013 KENDA AMA Tennessee Knockout, one of the toughest off-road races in America.

“We ride a lot of off-road and technical stuff and I personally love the tough stuff” said Craig Thompson, President of SRT. “We have been developing products that are needed for the bike and rider to help deal with tough conditions such as those found at the Tennessee Knockout so we are thrilled to showcase the products at such tough event”.

The third annual KENDA AMA Tennessee Knockout, Fueled by Monster Energy and presented by Moose Racing and SRT will take place in Sequatchie, Tennessee on Saturday and Sunday, August 17-18, 2013. The American Extreme Enduro has attracted top riders from several disciplines such as former Motocross Champion turned EnduroCross specialist, Mike Brown, Trials Champion Cody Webb, GNCC Champion Paul Whibley, Enduro Champion Russell Bobbitt and top young riders such as Jordan Ashburn and Colton Haaker. The multi-round Knockout format is extremely challenging for the riders and is very spectator friendly with multiple viewing locations within a close walk from the main pit area.

Unqualified Expert/Pro and amateur riders can race on Saturday with the top finishers earning the opportunity to move on to the Sunday Expert Knockout rounds. On Sunday, the riders will compete in a very tough and spectator friendly four round Knockout format.