In the past 20 years Ryan has overseen several championships and has lead R3 motorsports to its global position in the world of motorsports.
Although racing has always been a passion for Ryan, owning a team just as his father did was always the goal for Ryan. In 1999 alongside his best friend Rudy Courtade, his current business partner, they started R3 motorsports.
With a history in motorsports for 30 years , Ryan has been racing or running race teams since the age of 10 years old. Coming from a motorsports family , Ryan grew up with drivers who raced on the family team such as Jody Scheckter and James Hunt. At the age of 10 years old Ryan began his own racing career racing in the highly competitive professional kart racing world .
With three World Championships under his belt and teammates the likes of Michael Schumacher and Alex Zanardi Ryan competed as one of the best American Kart Race Champions drivers along side Scott Pruett and Lake Speed.