The folliwing is from the AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country Series (GNCC):
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (September 20, 2016)–The 2016 AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Series, presented by Maxxis, and AMA National Championship, is pleased to announce that XC2 Pro Lites competitor Trevor Bollinger will compete in the AAGP season finale on Sunday, November 6, at the Jigatake Ski Resort in Omachi City, Nagano, Japan. This announcement comes as GNCC Racing marks the eleventh year of partnership with the Japan National Cross Country (JNCC) Series, Japan’s all-motorcycle cross-country championship.
Bollinger’s 2016 GNCC season has been stellar, where he currently sits third overall and first in the XC2 Pro Lites class. Bollinger follows GNCC racers such as Paul Whibley (2006), Jason Raines, Charlie Mullins and Rodney Smith (2007), Nate Kanney and Thad Duvall (2008), Josh Strang and Kailub Russell (2009), Cory Buttrick (2010), Jesse Robinson and Jason Thomas (2011), Rory Mead and Josh Strang (2013), Jordan Ashburn (2014); and most recently, Chris Bach (2015) in being selected to represent GNCC Racing in Japan.
“I cannot express how much of an honor that it is to be chosen to race the final round of the AAGP series,” Bollinger said. “The JCR Honda team has been a vital part of my success this year and I’m excited to branch out and work with Honda Japan. I look forward to representing GNCC, Racer Productions and all of my great sponsors in Japan.”