Challenge Roth Athletes Race to SpeakUp

http://triathlon.competitor.com/2016/07/features/challenge-roth-athletes-race-speakup_134161

Triathlon continues to be a mode of healing and activism for the Gallaghers. This weekend, 15 members of Team SpeakUp, including Cameron’s parents, aunt, and uncle, will race the iconic Challenge Roth in Cameron’s honor. In addition to telling Cameron’s story at the event’s pre-race meal, the team will be handing out SpeakUp bracelets to participants.

“Ultimately, it’s about spreading Cameron’s legacy and vision,” says David. “The beauty of SpeakUp is that there is more than one message. To some, and most, it’s about speaking up when people are down and attacking the negative stigma of depression. But to others, it’s about fighting for a goal and finishing what you started.”

 

Read more at http://triathlon.competitor.com/2016/07/features/challenge-roth-athletes-race-speakup_134161#XOziZTJHZrgE5tH3.99

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