Paul Whibley is one of the hardest-working off-road racers on
any circuit. Last year’s GNCC and OMA champion has had a
slow start and suffered from ongoing arm pump that forced him
to ride like a human and wait for his arms to come back. He’s
Team Shenandoah Honda/ USWE-Sports.com rider Thad
Duvall took the lead for a few laps before making a couple
mistakes and having to settle for third. Duvall sits fourth
overall on his Honda CRF450.
Kailub Russell is perhaps the fastest man in the field. He shadowed his teammate for three hours in the Florida whoops, and
then traveled to Georgia only to have Mullins chewing on his muffler for the same duration. The two are tied in the points race.
THE GNCC LAUNCH