The fifth round of the 2019 AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Series presented by Specialized, an AMA National Championship, concluded on Sunday, May 5 in Peru, Indiana with the Yamaha Racing X-Factor Whitetails GNCC.
Kailub Russell earned his third win of the season and 57th career overall win. K. Russell maintained a sizable lead throughout the entire race, leading from the opening lap until the checkered flag flew after three hours.
Coming through second overall was Thad Duvall. Throughout the duration of the race, Duvall held onto the second place position while trying to close the gap between himself and K. Russell. After running around one minute to 40 seconds behind K. Russell, Duvall would put on a last lap charge but would fall just 7 seconds short of taking the overall win. Duvall heads to The John Penton GNCC sitting 18 points behind K. Russell in the points standings.