The Greenville Swamp Rabbits and Bon Secours, shall be featured aboard Spire Motorsports No. 77 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 when the NASCAR Cup Sequence returns to motion at Darlington Raceway Could 17 the place veteran Reed Sorenson will deal with the driving chores.
Bon Secours St. Francis Well being System, the presenting sponsor of the 2019–20 Swamp Rabbits season and one of many prime healthcare organizations in Upstate South Carolina, has partnered with the Swamp Rabbits to increase a message of gratitude to healthcare employees and a message of well being, security and safety to the general public in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bon Secours St. Francis Well being System is a part of Bon Secours Mercy Well being, the fifth-largest Catholic well being care ministry and one of many United States’ 20 largest well being care methods.
“We’re excited to proceed to help frontline healthcare employees and now have an excellent working relationship with the Swamp Rabbits,” mentioned Matt Caldwell, President of Bon Secours St. Francis Well being System. “It’s all the time nice to acknowledge the actual frontline heroes in healthcare, particularly in occasions like these.”
The NASCAR Cup Sequence has been on hiatus because it final competed at Phoenix Raceway almost two months in the past as america and international locations around the globe grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic.
As a part of the partnership, the Swamp Rabbits, Bon Secours and Spire Motorsports will take part in The Actual Heroes Mission, honoring healthcare employees by the facility of sports activities. The Swamp Rabbits livery will adorn the hood, rear quarter panels and tail of the group’s Chevy Camaro.
The Actual Heroes Mission acknowledges and honors the spirit of front-line healthcare employees who’ve stepped up in the course of the international emergency, inserting themselves in hurt’s solution to take care of these battling the COVID-19 virus.
Sorenson’s title shall be coated with tape, and changed by Stacey Anne Wilson, a registered nurse who joined Bon Secours St. Francis Well being System in 2017. Wilson, a Clemson College College of Nursing graduate, cares for sufferers within the Intensive and Important Care Models at St. Francis Downtown in Greenville and plans to graduate with a doctorate in nursing from the College of South Carolina later this 12 months.
“The Swamp Rabbits are thrilled to accomplice with Bon Secours and Spire Motorsports to salute healthcare employees who reply the decision throughout these unparalleled occasions,” defined Swamp Rabbits president Todd Mackin. “We’ve a singular alternative to spotlight the superb and selfless work we’re seeing throughout the healthcare trade and we’re proud to embody the work of Stacey Wilson by the Actual Heroes Mission. On the identical time, we’re anticipating the Swamp Rabbits fan base to see their emblem showcased on a nationwide degree.”
The hashtag #TheRealHeroes shall be displayed on the hood and above the rear window on the No. 77 entry. The Swamp Rabbits emblem on the hood of the machine will sport a protecting masks to comply with the Heart for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) security tips.
“Spire is proud to showcase two of our properties and a serious accomplice within the battle towards COVID-19 when the NASCAR Cup Sequence will get again to enterprise in two weeks at Darlington Raceway,” provided Spire Motorsports co-owner T.J. Puchyr. “We’ve a singular alternative to combine the Swamp Rabbits partnership with Bon Secours into the Actual Heroes Mission. It’s arduous to think about the place we’d be within the struggle towards COVID-19 with out the arduous work and dedication of healthcare professionals like Stacey. We’re grateful to precise our gratitude with this distinctive platform.”
The NASCAR Cup Sequence will get again to work Sunday, Could 17 and Wednesday Could 20 with a pair of races on the legendary Darlington Raceway. The Could 17 400-mile race shall be televised reside on FOX starting at 3:30 p.m. Japanese Daylight Time. The primary of back-to-back Cup Sequence contests on the “Observe Too Powerful To Tame” will even be broadcast reside on the Motor Racing Community (MRN) and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio. The second race shall be contested beneath the lights three days later starting at 7:30 p.m. EDT., the place FS1, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio will carry the race reside.
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