Wheelworks – West Coast Championship
March 21st, 2020 by James Chartres
By Blake Tatum
Because of the SCCA Board of Directors decision to host the Runoffs at tracks east of the Mississippi, I would like to try my hand at being a race promoter. In order to do this I have to be willing to take on a lot of risk (which I am not). I have to warn you that so far my race promoting experience has been limited to convincing our Board to run a Super Tour at Laguna Seca last year. We all know how that turned out.
Ever since the SCCA national office made the announcement that after 2021 all future Runoffs will be held at a venue east of the Mississippi, people including myself have been crying for a special event that caters to West Coast racers.
In order to create the ultimate event, we need to look at the Runoffs and decide what makes it the pinnacle of US amateur racing. In addition to looking at why the Runoffs are so important to us we need to figure out if we can duplicate these same features.
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