TANIA ELIAS CALLES
One of Mexico’s best athletes and definitely the best female sailor in the history of her country, Tania Elias Calles is joining the team. The Laser Radial Champion, ranked #1 in the world in 2008, is here with her expertise on tactics and preparation.
YON BELAUSTEGUIGOITIA & ELIANE FIERRO
Yon & Eliane are an iconic couple in the sailing community in Mexico, both holding an Atlantic Crossing Record in the Volvo 65 Viva Mexico with their three sons. Eliane representing Mexico in the 470 class at the 1988 Seoul Olympic Games and a 7th in a Women Laser World Championship, is a great resource bringing her mastery of coaching and team development. Yon, Mexico’s top sail designer with his own brand B17 sails, the silver medalist in a 470 North American Championship and multiple times National Champion is here to take the team to the next level.
A one design specialist and a very smart competitor, Jorge Murrieta joins Las Catrinas bringing with him a keen eye for speed. The Snipe Panamerican medalist and J24 North American Champion is someone perfect to set the team on the right track.