Relay Ride for Life to Benefit Cancer Patients

Relay Ride for Life to Benefit Cancer Patients

Cartersville, GA; August 15, 2012: Cartersville Medical Center will host the annual “Relay Ride for Life”, a motorcycle ride with proceeds benefiting the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life, on Saturday, August 25 at The Hope Center.

The popular event draws bikers from Cartersville and beyond and takes a scenic route through Northwest Georgia, concluding with food, entertainment, free health screenings and door prizes.

Registration is $25 per bike, which includes a t-shirt and meal for one passenger. Additional passengers may purchase a t-shirt for $10 and a meal for $5. Advanced registration is encouraged and credit cards are accepted for those registering through MedLine. Event day registration begins at 9 a.m., with cash or check payment options.

The ride officially begins with kickstands up at 10 a.m.

For more information or to register, call MedLine at (800) 242-5662 or visit and click on “Events and Classes” for online registration.

About Cartersville Medical Center
Cartersville Medical Center, a 112-bed acute care hospital and chest pain center accredited by the Joint Commission, is a facility of Redmond Health System in Northwest Georgia. Cartersville Medical Center now offers da Vinci gynecological and urological robotic surgery and was named a Top Performing Hospital in 2011 by the Joint Commission based upon key quality measures. Acworth Medical Plaza – including Acworth Immediate Care and Acworth Imaging Center – and The Hope Center, a regional cancer treatment facility, are healthcare entities of Cartersville Medical Center.

For more information about programs and services offered at Cartersville Medical Center, The Hope Center or Acworth Medical Plaza, call MedLine at (800) 242-5662 or visit