Rooney designs motorcycle for KidsAids charity auction (Photos)
England International and Manchester United star footballer, Wayne Rooney has designed an exclusive motorcycle in association with Lauge Jensen, the only motorcycle manufacturer from Denmark. The motorcycle designed by Wayne Rooney is inspired from the famous scissor-kick goal he scored last season against Manchester City. The motorcycle will soon be auctioned and the proceedings will be forwarded to KidsAids.
“The bike we have designed is inspired by my scissor kick against Manchester City last season. The goal has been described as a score of high quality and technically outstanding and it was a target with great force and beauty. I hope people will agree with me when I say that the motorcycle has all these qualities and more “, says Wayne Rooney.
World star Wayne Rooney designer Danish motorcycle KidsAid Denmark
The success of the Danish charity KidsAid to enter into a unique agreement with the world-famous footballer Wayne Rooney. In collaboration with Denmark’s only motorcycle manufacturer Lauge Jensen, the English soccer star customize an exclusive motorcycle for charity. Motorcycling bestowed to KidsAid and put up for auction at the end of May 2012. Profits from sales will go to KidsAid supporting the sick and poor children in Denmark.
With 73 matches for the English national team, four championships, two League Cup titles and a Champions League triumph for Manchester United is the 26-year-old footballer Wayne Rooney in the absolute world elite. At KidsAid has collaborated with one of the world’s biggest football stars is therefore of great importance.
“We are obviously both incredibly proud and happy that Wayne Rooney has agreed to support the Kids AIDS work. With support from someone like Wayne Rooney and the many fans he has across the world, we hope that the auction will bring a nice sum. At the same time, the cooperation could help to focus on those children and young people who every day have the disease up close in the body, “says Foundation President KidsAid Soren Bach.
Tailored to the smallest detail
At Lauge Jensen tailored to each motorcycle to the customer’s wants and needs, and also at the luxurious motorcycle that Wayne Rooney will help to put his unique stamp on, there will be attention to detail.
“Last year, designed Caroline Wozniacki a motorcycle in cooperation with Lauge Jensen. It is our hope that the motorcycle, like Wayne Rooney and Lauge Jensen designer will bring much money to the good cause, “says Soren Bach.
More information about the motorcycle and the upcoming charity auction will soon be communicated.
Facts about KidsAid Foundation
KidsAid Foundation is a Danish charity, whose purpose is to raise money for sick and poor children in Denmark. Through various charity events have KidsAid since 2000 collected money for the purpose of making children’s life more fun. KidsAid is probably best known for GolfAid (Star Golf), where many famous Danes annually compete for the title of Denmark’s unofficial Danish champion in golf.
The Board of KidsAid Fund is the initiator and chairman Søren Bach, Niels Mikkelsen, director Tomas Villum Jensen, goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen, chairman Flemming Østergaard and film producer Mikael Christian Rieks.