CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leatt Corporation (OTC: LEAT.PK), a global marketer and distributor of the Leatt-Brace®, a neck brace system designed to help prevent potentially devastating injuries to the cervical spine (neck) for helmeted sports, today announced the formation of an agreement with Whites Powersports for the distribution of LEATT® products in New Zealand.
Whites Powersports has more than 50 years experience in the New Zealand motorcycle industry and is a well respected distributor of top brands, noted Leatt CEO Sean Macdonald.
Whites Powersports will now distribute the following LEATT® products in New Zealand:
- Bicycle line - DBX
- Off-Road line - GPX
- Street motorcycle line - STX
- Snowmobile line – SNX
- Karting line - KART
"We are very pleased that Whites Powersports will be taking the LEATT® brand to the next level throughout New Zealand," Macdonald said. "Whites has represented many of the top sports companies in New Zealand and we look forward to working with them as they add Leatt's range of products to their already esteemed line of top-name brands."
LEATTNew Zealand, a subsidiary of Leatt Corporation, played a prominent role in the introduction of LEATT into the New Zealand market, Macdonald added.
About Leatt Corporation
Leatt Corporation develops, distributes and markets personal protective equipment and ancillary products for all forms of sports, especially extreme motor sports. The Leatt-Brace® is an award-winning neck brace system considered the gold standard for neck protection for anyone wearing a crash helmet as a form of protection. It was designed for participants in extreme sports or riding motorcycles, bicycles, mountain bicycles, all-terrain vehicles, snowmobiles and other vehicles.
Len Hall (Media)
SOURCE Leatt Corporation