GNCC Racing

Rd 9 - Yamaha Racing Snowshoe

Snowshoe Mountain Resort - Snowshoe, WV

June 25, 2022 - June 26, 2022

June 22-24, 2022


Calling all ATV and motorcycle off-road racers! Are you looking to hone your riding and racing skills? Want to learn hands-on with the best-of-the-best past and current GNCC racers and champions?!

Then sign up for the 2022 Yamaha GNCC University, returning to Snowshoe Mountain Resort June 22-24, 2022. We’re bringing together Yamaha’s ATV and motorcycle racing elites to instruct in-depth courses on the fundamentals of racing and riding!

During the Yamaha GNCC University, students will participate in lectures about sportsmanship, training, proper nutrition, and mental preparation, along with hands-on skills and drills designed to improve your riding and confidence in a variety of terrain and situations.


Wednesday - Arrival, Registration Check-In, Opening Ceremonies & Dinner
Thursday - Breakfast, Morning Session, Lunch, Afternoon Session, Dinner & Bonfire
Friday - AM Classes, Lunch & Closing Ceremonies

Motorcycle Instructors:
Randy Hawkins, Jason Raines, Mike Watkowski, Steward Baylor, Rachel Archer, Layne Michael, Prestin Raines, Emily Raines, Corey MacDonald (mechanic), Lucas Statom (mechanic)

ATV Instructors:
Johnny Gallagher, Walker Fowler, Traci Pickens, Josh Merrit, Jeff Pickens, Danny Fowler, Mark Notman

Hands On Instruction:

• Motorcycle: balance, throttle/clutch control, braking/bike control, body position, race lines, cornering, and how to effectively tackle rocks, roots, mud, hills and off camber situations.
• ATV: body position, braking, cornering, passing, hill climbs, tackling obstacles (logs, rocks, creeks), mental preparation.

Classroom Instruction:

Bike Prep & Maintenance
Race Prep
Social/Social Media Responsibility
How to appeal to a sponsor/Write a resume
Rider etiquette

Snowshoe Mountain
10 Snowshoe Dr.
Snowshoe, WV 26209

Yamaha GNCC University Students can register for FREE. This includes instruction, swag bag, meals. Family Members or Guests with students meal ticket - $50 - covers all meals.

There is a block of rooms on the mountain held for Yamaha GNCC University participants. Your confirmation e-mail will include contact information and a promo code to use when you call the mountain to book lodging. Camping at Snowshoe will have a separate fee for 2022 and can be paid at the event.

For more information email [email protected].