Kailub Russell earned 2nd overall at the sixth round of the GNCC Series to further increase his point lead in the championship standings. His teammate, Kacy Martinez, also increased her lead in the standings after claiming her fifth win of the season in the WXC class. The GNCC series picks up again on May 24th in Masontown WV.
DoB: February 8, 1990
Height: 5' 6"
Weight: 140 lbs
Residence: Boonville, North Carolina
Hometown: Kingston, Ohio
Bike: KTM 350 XC-F
2013 GNCC XC1 Champion
2013 ISDE U.S. Junior Trophy Team Member
2012 2nd overall GNCC XC1 Series
2011: 4th Overall GNCC XC1 Series
2011: 1st place overall - GNCC XC1 Series - Round 12
2010: GNCC XC2 Pro Lites Champion
2009: GNCC XC2 Pro Lites Champion
2008: 3rd Overall GNCC XC2 Pro Lites Series
Kailub Russell extended his win streak to five-in-a-row this weekend in Springville, Indiana. It was no walk through the daisies however as Russell crashed in the second turn of lap 1 and had to battle his way back to the front. Russell also had his hands full fighting off assaults by Grant Baylor through the entirety of the race. The GNCC series resumes May 9 and 10 in Odessa, New York.
KTM ThorMX rider Kailub Russell remains undefeated in the 2015 GNCC Series after claiming his fourth consecutive win at the Big Buck GNCC. Russell dominated the Big Buck GNCC from start to finish, leading the entire race and finishing with a minute between himself and second place.
Kacy Martinez finished second in the WXC class and maintains the championship points lead. The GNCC series picks up again April 26 in Springville, IN.
ThorMX KTM Factory rider Kailub Russell took his third consecutive win in a row to remain undefeated in the GNCC Series. Russell rode a flawless race to the checkered flag with a dominant 38 second lead over his competitors. Fellow teammate Kacy Martinez also remained undefeated in the women’s class, taking her third win of the series. Now with three rounds into the series, she leads the championship by 8 points. The next GNCC event picks up in Union, SC on April 12, 2015.
Thor KTM Factory Team rider Kailub Russell took another dominating win to make it two in a row for the first two rounds of the GNCC Series. Russell had a great jump off the start of the XC1 Pro class and pulled the holeshot as the riders rounded the first corner. Russell got bogged down in a few mud holes, but battled his way to an impressive win by over 2 minutes.
In the WXC class, Martinez pulled the holeshot and took the early lead. She had built a sizeable margin between herself and second place before she got stuck in a mud hole, then fell back to sixth. Martinez raced forward and on the final lap managed to battle her way to the top of the podium. This marks Martinez’s second consecutive win for the season.
Round 3 of the GNCC series picks up March 28th in Morganton, NC.