From the sideline to the race course!
The mission of Tedy's Team is to raise awareness for stroke and heart disease while supporting survivors on their journey, giving them a means for a comeback!
Tedy's Team was originally founded in 2005, when Tedy Bruschi, former linebacker for the New England Patriots suffered a stroke shortly after winning his 3rd Super Bowl and just days after returning from his first Pro Bowl.
I am fundraising and running to honor my wife Melissa. Melissa was caregiver to her father Dan Hill who suffered his second stroke in November 2017 and unfortunately passed in December 2018. During this time Melissa not only stepped into a caregiver role but was inspired to make a difference by raising awareness of the warning signs of stroke.
She is an inspiration to me and an amazing role model for our children which is why I am running for her.
Please know the warning signs of a stroke and donate to my fundraising effort which will benefit stroke awareness.
The warning signs of stroke are best remembered by using the acronym BE FAST, which stands for:
Speech Difficulties - and if you notice any of those warning signs, it's...
TIME TO CALL 9-1-1.