MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (February 19, 2016) - After a record-breaking 2015 season Racer Productions, producer of the AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country Series (GNCC), presented by Maxxis, an AMA National Championship, is pleased to announce the 2016 NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) broadcast schedule.
The Moose Racing Wild Boar GNCC kicks off the season's broadcast racing coverage on April 9 at 1:30 p.m. EST. NBCSN will air highlight shows of all 13-rounds, and programming will continue until December 17 with the AMSOIL Ironman GNCC airing at 3:00 p.m. EST.
Repeat shows will air sporadically throughout the year when time permits. In 2015, GNCC received 33 repeat airings in addition to the 13 premier episodes, for a total of 2.1 million viewers tuning in throughout the year.
This season will serve as the fifth year that GNCC and NBCSN have partnered together, and the 16th consecutive year that GNCC has been broadcast on cable television.
In addition to the NBCSN shows, Racer TV will produce an additional 13 different 30-minute highlight episodes that will be available on RacerTV.com.
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. Race fans and family members can watch their favorite professional off-road racers compete for the race win and the coveted National Championship at every round of the 2016 schedule.
All highlight and GNCC LIVE shows will be archived on www.RacerTV.com for viewing.
See below to view the full NBCSN television schedule:
For more information on the 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 #GNCCLIVE.
About GNCC Racing
The AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country Series presented by Maxxis 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 2,000 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., 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.
Be sure to share the 2016 GNCC TV schedule on social media and use the official #GNCCLIVE hashtag.