May 18th 2016: AMA National Hare & Hound and desert racing legend Destry Abbott shared with the world Tuesday that he was diagnosed with Leukemia, and will be seeking treatment over the next couple of months. The Abbott family has established a GoFundMe account to help alleviate the medical expenses that are to follow.
Destry Abbott is a legend in off-road racing, and a 5-time National Hare and Hound champion. Today, he continues to support many NHHA and WHS racers through his DA8 Training program, and hosts riding schools at various NHHA events.
Whether it is a struggle in the race, or a struggle in life; it is during these times that the off-road community finds strength in the racers and friends beside us. Destry Abbott is a champion who is no stranger to overcoming the obstacles that lie ahead, and we know this obstacle will be no different.
To donate via the GoFundMe account, please visit: https://www.gofundme.com/24pwufw