Shea’s passion for driving started when she was 16 with a “Richard Petty Experience.” Shea quickly began excelling in the motorsports world through high performance driving events all throughout Florida. She then went on to obtain her SCCA license and since then Shea has been road racing competitively all over the nation with many organizations, from sprint races to 25 hour enduros. Shea debuted her first professional race season with SCCA World Challenge Pro Racing in 2010 finishing 6th in the championship. Shea is racing in the 2011 Pirelli SCCA Pro Racing World Challenge Series.
On April 18, 2011, Shea won the Grand Prix of Long Beach. The Grand Prix of Long Beach is the largest, most prestigious street race in the United States, and by winning her class, Holbrook became just the second female winner in World Challenge history.
“Fear is a state of mind, will is an action taken.” Shea lives this quote and believes through commitment and determination anything is possible. Helping others is another love of Shea’s. Shea Racing partnered up with Frito Lay Corp., in 2008 to raise $12,500 for the Susan G. Komen “For the Cure.” She has also raised thousands of dollars and awareness for her charity of choice, Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD). PPMD benefits Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, which affects her own family.
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