Modifications to the schedule include a new facility for the opening round of the series on March 1-4 in Melbourne, Fla. In addition, three facilities already announced as part of the 2008 tour will swap dates: The Snowshoe GNCC in West Virginia moves from June 21 and 22 to September 13 and 14, the Yadkinville, N.C. GNCC moves from September 27 and 28 to the June 21 and June 22 spot, and the Unadilla GNCC in New Berlin, N.Y., moves from September 13 and 14 to September 27 and 28.
2008 Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series Schedule
Rnd 1 March 1-4 The Triton
Rnd 2 March 8/9 The General
Rnd 3 March 29/30 Steele Creek
Rnd 4 April 12/13 Big Buck
Rnd 5 April 26/27 Loretta Lynn’s
Hurricane Mills, Tenn.
Rnd 6 May 10/11 The John Penton
Rnd 7 May 31/June1 The Spartan
Rnd 8 June 21/22 Yadkin Valley Stomp
Rnd 9 July 5/6 Mountain Ridge
Rnd 10 Sept. 13/14 The Snowshoe
Rnd 11 Sept. 27/28 Unadilla
New Berlin, N.Y.
Rnd 12 Oct. 11/12 Power Line Park
St. Clairsville, Ohio
Rnd 13 Oct. 25/26 The Ironman
About GNCC Racing
The Can-Am Grand National Cross Country series is America’s premier off-road racing series. Founded in 1973, the 13-round championship is produced exclusively by Racer Productions. Cross country racing is one of the most physically demanding sports in the world. The grueling three-hour GNCC races lead as many as 1,800 riders through tracks ranging in length from eight to 12 miles, competing for more than $3 million in prizes. With varied terrain, including hills, woods, mud, dirt, rocks and motocross sections, GNCC events are tests of both survival and speed. GNCC featured sponsors include: BRP Can-Am, Parts Unlimited, Moose, Maxxis, Pirelli, Wiseco, Acerbis, Elka, GEICO, Klotz, FMF, ITP and Weekend Warrior. Associate sponsors include Alpinestars, Cometic, HiPer Technology, Laegers, Moose Utility Division, The National Guard, Powersport Grafx, REM, Scott, Thor, Tire Balls, Rekluse, Ogio, Twin Air, and MotoTee’s. Media Sponsors include Racer X Illustrated, ATV Rider, ATV Sport, ATVRiders.com, Quadzone.com, Dirt Rider and ATV Insider. For more information, please visit www.gnccracing.com.