Fr. Richard Sutter LC will be competing in the upcoming
½ Ironman Qualifier Triathlon Race to raise money for his
religious community in Atlanta. The 70.3-mile race, which includes swimming 1.2
miles, bicycling 56 miles, and running 13.1 miles, takes place
on June 30, 2013, in Lubbock, Texas.
“This is a
great opportunity to get a lot of people to each
give a little, that will add up to support our
Atlanta RC/LC Community,” said Fr. Richard. He said all the
funds raised will go to support the RC/LC religious and
consecrated communities serving with him in the Atlanta, Georgia, area.
of the 104 competitors in Fr. Richard’s age group, his
goal is to finish in the top 3. He is
also hoping to inspire others to take on a similar
“I hope to drum up national awareness of how
to race for a cause,” he said. “Pray for me!”
addition to monetary pledges, he is requesting prayer intentions to
offer up during his competition. “I will carry all prayer
requests in my Tri-Shirt throughout the race and remember all
To make a pledge, send your name and
pledge per mile and prayer request to firstname.lastname@example.org on
or before June 29, 2013.
|Fr. Richard Sutter|