Shane Young leads California Dreamin’ Match Race Series
Published on February 26th, 2017
The second stop of the three-event California Dreamin’ Match Race Series was held February 25-26 in Long Beach, CA. Eight teams faced off in Catalina 37s with local Shane Young taking the event followed by Northern Californians Russ Silvestri and Nicole Breault in second and third, respectively. After two events, Young leads the series with Silvestri and Breault tied in second.
The California Dreamin’ Series consists of three match racing events: the San Diego Yacht Club Stop on January 7-8, 2017 in J/22s, the Long Beach Yacht Club Stop on February 25-26, 2017 in Catalina 37s, and the St. Francis Yacht Club Stop on March 11-12, 2017 in J/22s.
The winner of the series will receive an invitation to the 2017 Grade 2 Ficker Cup to be held March 24-26 in Long Beach, CA. The winning skipper and the second place skipper of the Ficker Cup shall receive invitations to the 2017 Grade WC WMRT Congressional Cup.