BENEFITING: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY
1 Coach - 9 states - 1116 miles - 65,411 feet in elevation & 29 Sacred Heart Univ. wrestlers relaying 24 hours a day around the clock for 10,000 minutes On September 19th, 2016 Sacred Heart University (SHU) Head Wrestling Coach, Andy Lausier will depart from the Fairfield, Connecticut campus and cycle to host of the 2017 NCAA Wrestling Championships, the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. During his journey on the road, the Sacred Heart University wrestlers will simultaneously relay the ride on a spinning bike stationed in a central campus location for 24 hours a day around the clock. This effort by the Pioneers is designed to preserve the only Catholic institution of higher education in America with Division I Wrestling, as well as the only Division I wrestling program in the state of Connecticut. Since 2012 SHU Wrestling has orchestrated an amazing comeback story, and the journey to the 2017 NCAA Championships in St. Louis begins with this campaign. With your support, Spinning 2 St. Louis wil raise money and awareness for SHU Wrestling, providing enhanced opportunities for the student-athletes, establishing a sustainable future for the program, and ultimately preserving this most unique wrestling team.