FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NBCSN Television Schedule Announced for 2018 AMSOIL GNCC Season
All 13 Rounds to be Broadcast Live on RacerTV.com
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (January 29, 2018) – With anticipation at an all-time high for the start of the 44th annual AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Series, an AMA National Championship, Racer Productions is pleased to announce the NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) broadcast cable television schedule.
The VP Racing Fuels Big Buck GNCC kicks off the 2018 broadcast racing coverage on April 1 at 5:00 p.m. EST. NBCSN will generate highlight episodes of all 13-rounds, and programming will continue until November 25 with the AMSOIL Ironman GNCC airing at 5:30 p.m. EST.
Each highlight episode will focus on the most intense racing action of the weekend, either pro ATV or bikes. An additional 13 full-length highlight episodes will be released separately on RacerTV.com showcasing the discipline that was not featured on NBCSN. This season will serve as the seventh year that GNCC and NBCSN have partnered together, making this the 18th consecutive year that GNCC has been broadcast on cable television.
Finally, GNCC LIVE streaming returns with live coverage of all six UTV pro races, in addition to the 13 ATV and 13 bike pro races for a total of 32 live racing programs. Race fans and family members can watch their favorite professional and top amateur off-road racers compete for the race win and the coveted National Championship at every round on the 2018 circuit.
All highlight and GNCC LIVE shows will be archived on www.RacerTV.com for viewing. See below to view the full NBCSN television schedule.
2018 GNCC NBCSN Television Schedule
|Round||Event Date||Broadcast Date||Time||Event||Location|
|1||Feb 24-25||Apr 1||5:00 p.m.||Big Buck||Union, SC|
|2||Mar 10-11||Apr 21||4:30 p.m.||Wild Boar||Palatka, FL|
|3||Mar 17-18||May 6||5:00 p.m.||The General||Washington, GA|
|4||Apr 7-8||May 26||2:30 p.m.||Steele Creek||Morganton, NC|
|5||Apr 21-22||Jun 3||3:00 p.m.||Camp Coker Bullet||Society Hill, SC|
|6||May 12-13||Jun 9||6:00 p.m.||X-Factor||Peru, IN|
|7||May 26-27||Jun 23||6:00 p.m.||John Penton||Millfield, OH|
|8||Jun 9-10||Jul 8||6:00 p.m.||Tomahawk||Odessa, NY|
|9||Jun 23-24||Jul 28||1:00 p.m.||Snowshoe||Snowshoe, WV|
|10||Sep 15-16||Nov 10||3:00 p.m.||Black Sky||Harpursville, NY|
|11||Sep 29-30||Nov 11||3:00 p.m.||Mason-Dixon||Mount Morris, PA|
|12||Oct 13-14||Nov 18||1:30 p.m.||Powerline Park||St. Clairsville, OH|
|13||Oct 27-28||Nov 25||5:30 p.m.||Ironman||Crawfordsville, IN|
For more information on the GNCC series, visit the official website at www.gnccracing.com or call (304) 284-0084. Join the conversation on the series Facebook page, follow us on Twitter and Instagram, and be sure to always hashtag #GNCC.
About GNCC Racing
The AMSOIL 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 2,400 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. The series draws talent from all over the U.S., Central America, South America, Europe, Japan, Australia and New Zealand. GNCC Racing is televised weekly on NBC Sports and RacerTV.com. For more information, please visit www.gnccracing.com.
How to Watch
Racer TV and NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) are the official homes for coverage of the AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) events. All 13 rounds, from the season opening Big Buck GNCC in South Carolina to the finale at Ironman Raceway in Indiana, will air in 30-minue; taped-delayed telecasts on NBCSN, while Racer TV provides live streaming coverage of the 1 p.m. ATV and motorcycle races from each event, in addition to the six UTV rounds. Catch all the action at http://www.nbcsports.com/ and http://www.racertv.com/.
About the American Motorcyclist Association
Founded in 1924, the AMA is a not-for-profit member-based association whose mission is to promote the motorcycle lifestyle and protect the future of motorcycling. As the world's largest motorcycling rights and event sanctioning organization, the AMA advocates for riders' interests at all levels of government and sanctions thousands of competition and recreational events every year. The AMA also provides money-saving discounts on products and services for its members. Through the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in Pickerington, Ohio, the AMA honors the heroes and heritage of motorcycling. For more information, visit www.americanmotorcyclist.com. Not a member? Join the AMA today: www.americanmotorcyclist.com/membership/join.