Whibley Claims $250 MotorcycleUSA Holeshot

April 13, 2010
By MotorcycleUSA Staff

Paul Whibley won the MotoUSA Holeshot Award - Big Buck GNCC.
Paul Whibley won the $250 MotorcycleUSA.com Holeshot Award at the Pirelli Big Buck GNCC.

MotorcycleUSA.com pays out another $250 Holeshot Award – this time to Paul Whibley. Whibley, the 2009 GNCC
champion was back in the hunt this weekend at round four – the Pirelli Big Buck GNCC – grabbing the last spot on the podium and moving into third place in the series. Josh Strang remained undefeated in the series taking his fourth overall win with Chad DuVall only 20 seconds behind capturing second place.

“Josh and Thad were riding great today, I just couldn’t match them,” said Whibley. “It’s good to be on the podium, but I’m not pleased with how things went.”

The Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series will return in 2 weeks for the Acerbis Loretta Lynn’s GNCC, held in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee on April 24-25.

For full race event details read Motorcycle USA’s 2010 Pirelli Big Buck GNCC Bike Results.

MotorcycleUSA.com is the official Holeshot Award sponsor for the Can-Am GNCC series providing $250 to the XC1 and $100 to the XC2. Winners through the series to date are:

Round 1 – March 2: Parts Unlimited GNCC – Florida
XC1 – Paul Whibley
XC2 – John Day

Round 2 – March 7: Maxxis General GNCC – Georgia
XC1 – Russell Bobbitt
XC2 – Jason Thomas

Round 3 – March 21: Steel Creek GNCC – North Carolina
XC1 – Josh Strang
XC2 – Jason Thomas

Round 4 – April 11: Pirelli Big Buck GNCC – South Carolina
XC1 – Paul Whibley
XC2 – Dustin Gibson

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*About GNCC Racing *
The Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series is America’s premier off-road racing series. Founded in 1979, 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. For more information, please visit www.gnccracing.com.

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