Who is Ryan Dungey and what is his net worth 2018? Rayn Dungey is a professional motocross racer. He was born in Belle Plaine, Minnesota, USA, on 4th December 1989. He competes in Motocross championships and AMA Supercross and is famous because of his spectacular performances throughout his career as a motocross racer. Because of his various accomplishments as a motocross racer, he is considered by many to be one of the best motocross racers. He started his career in this very field in the year of 2006.
Rayn Dungey was raised and brought up in Minnesota. He started showing his incredible racing skills at the tender age of five. He had a dream to become a professional motocross racer. However, his studies and regular pressure from school were becoming a hurdle which made it hard for him to concentrate on his career choice. In order to achieve his dream goal of becoming a professional motocross racer, he decided to quit his high school.
He needed to travel a lot in order to take part in various competitions. The best thing about his family was that most of the people in his family were racers and they complete offered their complete support to Rayn Dungey’s decision of quitting high school for pursuing the professional career as a motocross racer. His two brothers and his father were also amateur riders, thus during seasons all of them used to travel together.
Before gaining popularity as a professional motocross racer Rayn Dungey won a number of amateur titles at Oak Hill, World Mini, Olympic races and Lake Whitney. Rayn Dungey built his career via such amateur series. He decided to switch to professional racing in the year of 2006, right after winning the Loretta Lynn’s Amateur Championship in the year 2005. After that winning, Rayn Dungey received an offer from very popular Team Suzuki. Two years later Rayn Dungey bagged the Rookie of the Year award.
This wasn’t the phase to stop, though he had given some memorable performance but still hadn’t made a special place in the racing world. He started getting popular in 2009 season after getting Supercross Lites Champion title and winning the 250 Motocross Championship. Next season he gave a tremendous performance and bagged the two titles once again. Rayn Dungey’s this achievement made him 2nd youngest motocross rider to achieve that. After that, his career showed a constant improvement, and motocross racing is considered to be the main source of his net worth. He has been credited to be one of the best bike riders in the history of motocross racing for winning six AMA championships.
Net Worth of Ryan Dungey
Are you Rayn Dungey’s fan? Do you have a desire to know how rich he is? If your answer is yes then you should know that Rayn Dungey’s net worth is estimated to be around the figure of $9.1 million. Most of his wealth has been created because of his career as a professional racer. However, there are other sources of income which contribute to his large net worth. Being sponsored by different sponsors such as Red Bull, Sony action Cam, Fox, Target and various other brands, has also contributed and influenced his net worth.
Racing dirt bike has always been in Rayn Dungey’s family. Most of his family members love bike racing. His younger brother Blake is preparing to make debut in professional motocross very soon and “Jade” his older brother is factory mechanic for his KTM/Red Bull team. Bike racing was a family thing for Rayn Dungey’s family. Rayn Dungey and his two brothers had dirt bikes and they used to race every weekend.
His family always supported his decision of selecting motocross racing as a career. Rayn Dungey’s grandmother was very close to him. His grandmother Barb died after fighting a long battle with cancer in the year 2005. His grandmother’s death made a huge impact on Rayn Dungey, who was 14 years old at that time. Rayn Dungey has helped St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in raising funds.
Rayn Dungey is married to Lindsay Dungey. They married in 2014 and currently have no kids. If you want to know about Rayn Dungey and Lindsay Dungey marriage then click here.