On social media, a ton of current and former riders showed their support and admiration for one of the sport's best. Check out what some of them had to say below.
[Note: We'll update this post as more come in.]
A class act on and off the track. The perfect role model for my generation and the next. Congratulations on a fantastic career, @RyanDungey.— Adam Cianciarulo (@AdamCianciarulo) May 16, 2017
Class act, legend, boss, etc. @RyanDungey should be every kids inspiration. Congrats on your career!— Daniel Blair ??? (@danielblair125) May 16, 2017
Go out on top, with your health, I'd say Dungey just won the game. Congrats on an amazing career, Champ @RyanDungey— Justin Starling (@JustinStarling_) May 16, 2017
Someone ill always idolize!! Amazing career champ! pic.twitter.com/IslMTsezdY— Chase Marquier (@Chase_marquier) May 16, 2017
Congratulations on an amazing career and a well deserved retirement, @RyanDungey... Retirement will be the best job you've ever had!— DV (@DavidVuillemin) May 16, 2017
Congrats on such an awesome career @RyanDungey, not only was he successful on the track but he was one of the best role model our sport has!— Chase Sexton (@ChaseSexton486) May 16, 2017
And a special one, non-moto.