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Introducing the 2021 Trail Jesters KTM Racing GNCC team

Copake Lake, N.Y. (February 8, 2021) – Trail Jesters KTM Racing is pleased to announce our 2021 roster of professional and amateur athletes. Our primary focus is the Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) series where we field two XC2 250 Pro, one WXC and one 250A rider.   Florida native Jesse Ansley and New England […]

2020 Trail Jesters KTM Racing Team

Copake Lake, N.Y. (January 8, 2020) – Trail Jesters KTM Racing is pleased to introduce our five rider 2020 roster of professional and amateur athletes that will compete at the regional, national and international level. Our primary series is GNCC where we field three XC2 250 Pro, one WXC and one 150A rider. We will […]

GNCC Race Reports – Rounds 5 thru 10

GNCC race reports are posted on the GNCC website.  Click the links below to check them out. (Leanne Dutlinger reporting) X-Factor Whitetails – Round 5 John Penton – Round 6 Tomahawk – Round 7 Snowshoe – Round 8 High Voltage – Round 9 Black Sky – Round 10    

Camp Coker Bullet Race Report

As the green flag waved at the start of the long PM race in South Carolina, the skies opened up bringing rain for the racers to battle for their opening lap. After a dead last start Ben Kelley found himself fighting through the XC2 pack, making his way up to 2nd place after the first […]

FMF Steele Creek GNCC race report

Round three welcomed clear skies and sunshine as the Trail Jesters KTM Racing team took on the FMF Steele Creek GNCC round 3 in Morganton, NC. With the wave of the green flag the XC2 line was off and rolling, it would be Ben Kelley grabbing the hole shot, and leading the pack into the […]

The General GNCC Race Report

For 2019 we expanded our GNCC rider roster to three pro, two amateur and for the first time a youth rider as we begin our most ambitious GNCC season to date. Returning to the team is 2018 XC2 250 Pro Champion Ben Kelley who is looking to defend his championship this season. Along with Kelley, […]

2019 Team Announcement

Trail Jesters KTM Racing is pleased to introduce our 2019 roster of professional, amateur and youth riders that will compete at the regional, national and international level. This season we will field an expanded three professional rider roster. Ben Kelley returns for his sixth year as a member of Trail Jesters KTM Racing. Ben is […]

Brayden Nolette joins Trail Jesters KTM Racing

We are very pleased to announce Brayden Nolette as the first 2019 team signing. Brayden will ride a 2019 KTM 105 XC in the GNCC YXC1 14-16 Super Mini Class. Brayden has been a NETRA member and racer since the age of seven. Now 14 years old, Brayden is a multi-time champion winning the 2016 […]

2018 National Enduro rd 6 – Cross Fork, PA

Ben Kelley was on fire at the Rattlesnake National Enduro round 6 held in Cross Fork, Pennsylvania. Ben surprised everyone with a fast start to the day taking second place overall on the short 3 mile test 1. He then continued to battle for a podium spot throughout the next three tests. Heading into the […]