Atlanta Council Member Marci Collier Overstreet is set to raise money for Grady Hospital by participating in VeloCity 2019. CONTRIBUTED
Photo: For the AJC
Photo: For the AJC

Atlanta councilmember to raise funds for Grady Hospital by cycling

Atlanta City Councilmember Marci Collier Overstreet has pledged to help raise money for Grady Hospital by participating in VeloCity 2019, an annual charity cycling event that starts at Mercedes-Benz Stadium downtown.

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“Atlanta wouldn’t be here without Grady. For 125 years, the hospital has helped save lives, train the next generation of doctors and conducted cutting-edge research that impacts patient care globally,” said Overstreet. “I’m proud to raise money for this iconic Atlanta institution that provides unparalleled treatment to Atlantans.”

VeloCity 2019 features both indoor and outdoor cycling rides of multiple distances, from 5.8 to 100-mile rides. Overstreet will be a guest instructor for the 1 p.m. ‘Divas with Power’ indoor cycling ride on May 4.

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To ride with Overstreet’s SWATS Dream Team, register at https://velocityatlanta.com/register-to-ride/ and choose the 1 p.m. indoor cycling event.

Information: velocityatlanta.com.

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