Wayne Boyd, British racing driver from County Antrim, has found the perfect fit with Robinson’s Shoes. Announced today, Boyd will be an ambassador for Robinson's Shoes, and is delighted to champion the oldest custom shoemaker in Ireland. Hailing from his hometown of Templepatrick, Boyd has been quick to note the exceptional quality of our shoes.
Robinson’s Shoes Managing Director Robin Stewart commented, “We are so impressed with Wayne. He is a quality guy and clearly a hot Irish shoe on the race track. So we thought it only befitting to make sure that we take care of his feet!”
“It’s always been important to me to represent Northern Ireland”, stated Boyd. “I live in one of the greatest places on earth and I’m proud to be born and raised in Templepatrick. When you travel here for the scenery or golf, a pint, and good craic, you ought to add custom shoes to your list too. Robin and everyone on the team are passionate about the craft that is rooted in tradition. Having a proper fitting shoe is really a gift."
Boyd is an internationally acclaimed champion racer, winning the prestigious British Formula Ford Championship (2008) and the British Formula Ford Festival twice. (2008 and 2015). Named one of British Racing Drivers Club Superstars, Boyd is currently competing in the European Le Mans Series with United Autosports. With only two races completed in the season, he already has a pole and podium finish in the books.
Fans can follow Wayne for the rest of the season via his website WayneBoydRacing.com and on Facebook and Twitter. There are four races remaining including the Red Bull Ring (Austria) 17 of July, Le Castellet (France) 28 of August, Spa-Francochamps (Belgium) 25 of September, and Estoril (Portugal) on 23 of October. Each race is a four-hour endurance run where Wayne is one of three drivers in the #3 LMP3 machine.
We wish Wayne the best of luck in his upcoming races!