Lazer Star Lights is proud to announce five time GNCC 4×4 Open champion Bryan Buckhannon has been award GNCC’s 4×4 Rider of the Year award. Last weekend over 1,200 riders and spectators gathered in Morgantown, West Virginia to celebrate the 2012 GNCC Can-Am Grand National Cross Country season, handing out various awards to the top ATV and moto GNCC racers.
This year Lazer Star Lights own Bryan Buckhannon won the 4×4 Rider of the Year, another trophy to add next to his recent 5th consecutive GNCC championship. The Can-Am rider has shown impressive speed and consistency throughout the year, winning 9 out of 13 races in the 4×4 open class. That’s five straight GNCC 4×4 Open National Championships! Congrats Bryan on earning the GNCC’s the 4×4 Rider of the Year award, you proved it.
The Buck’s Racer Profile:
Hometown: Beckley, WV
Current Residence: Beckley, WV
Date of Birth: March 15, 1978
2012 Team: ATV Parts Plus/Can-Am X-Team
2012 Machine(s): 2012 Can-Am Outlander 800R XT and 2012 Can-Am Commander 1000 X
2012 Light Set up: Lazer Star LX 1006 on the 4X4 CAN-AM, Lazer Star LX1020 and LX2352-RS on the SXS
2012 Mechanic: Charlie Johnson and Melvin Buckhannon
Weight: 159 lbs.
Marital Status: Married
Any Professional or Amateur Championships?: Six
Favorite GNCC Track: Snowshoe
Favorite type of terrain: Rocky and fast
Role Model: Jen Kenyon (she types really fast!)
Other Hobbies: Skiing, skydiving, whitewater rafting, mountain biking
How did you get started racing?: Racing in MX