Before they were the popular gear brand they are today. Fly Racing jumped into the market with a helmet. Their first sponsored rider was Fox Racing sponsored, Yamaha Factory Rider Timmy Ferry. Imagine that today, a Fox rider with a Fly helmet.
A spin-off from the CTi knee braces, the Cell from Asterisk was considered by many to be the first knee brace system for the average racer. You no longer needed a prescription to get braces with the Asterisk system. Factory Yamaha racer Timmy Ferry is featured in this ad from 2001.