The next athlete featured on the iconic orange box of Wheaties will be Motocross and Supercross superstar Ryan Dungey, General Mills announced today.
“Ryan has been an extremely valued member of Team Wheaties over the past few years,” Stephanie Moffat, associate marketing manager for Wheaties said in a statement. “We couldn’t be more proud to honor someone who’s shown time and again that he’s a champion on and off the track.”
Dungey says getting on a Wheaties box is a very exciting moment for him. “I can’t tell you how many times my brother and I sat there joking about, you know, one day that’s going to be me on the box,” Dungey said.
Dungey’s limited-edition box will be available nationwide in January 2016.
— Wheaties (@wheaties) January 7, 2016