Morgantown, W. Va. - Crawfordsville, Indiana is home to some of the most enthusiastic off-road racing fans in the country, which is why the Amsoil Ironman GNCC is one of the most popular stops along the 13-round Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series tour. Airing this Sunday, December 4, at 5:30 p.m. EST, RacerTV captures some of the best racing of the year and documents another step in Charlie Mullins' spectacular championship run in 2011.
This year's Ironman GNCC was themed "pink" once again, in honor of October's Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The GNCC Racing community supported the cause by wearing pink clothing and adorning their motorcycles, vehicles and pits in pink decor. Don't miss the chance to relive one of the biggest GNCC events of the year and witness America's fastest off-road motorcycle racers in the world compete on the renowned soils of eastern Indiana.
Stay up-to-date with RacerTV's coverage of the 2011 GNCC Series on VERSUS, airing all the way through winter. Click HERE to see a complete list of viewing times.
Following this Sunday's airing of Ironman bikes, GNCC ATV coverage will return to VERSUS on Sunday, December 11, at 5:30 p.m. with coverage of the Parts Unlimited Loretta Lynn GNCC.
The 2012 Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series kicks off once again in Florida in conjunction with Daytona Bike Week on March 10-13. ATV practice will take place on Saturday and racing on Sunday, followed by bike practice on Monday and racing on Tuesday. For more information visit www.gnccracing.com.
About GNCC Racing The Can-Am Grand National Cross Country series is America's premier off-road racing series. Founded in 1975, 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 1,500 riders through tracks ranging in length from eight to 12 miles. With varied terrain, including hills, woods, mud, dirt, rocks and motocross sections, GNCC events are tests of both survival and speed. Riders compete for more than $3 million in prize money, which draws talent from all over the U.S., Europe, Australia and New Zealand. GNCC Racing is televised and airs every week on the Versus Network. For more information, please visit www.gnccracing.com.
About Racer TV Racer TV, LLC is a West Virginia based production firm and broadcast show specializing in the creation of original powersports programming for television and Internet broadcast. Aired weekly on the VERSUS Network, Racer TV features motocross and off-road motorcycle, ATV and snowmobile racing and events every Sunday.
About VERSUS VERSUS prides itself on super-serving passionate sports fans across all platforms (VERSUS.com, VERSUS on Demand, VERSUS HD and VERSUS 3D). Now in more than 75 million homes, the network is the cable television home of the National Hockey League (NHL), IZOD IndyCar Series, Tour de France, World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) and Professional Bull Riders (PBR). VERSUS also airs NASCAR, NBA, UFC, college football and college basketball programming. The network is home to the best outdoor programming on television and airs original programs not available anywhere else, including The T.Ocho Show. VERSUS, a wholly owned company of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA, CMCSK), is distributed via cable systems and satellite operators throughout the United States.