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“2016 AV200, here I come!” – Rita Wuebbeler

by Lee Smith Rita Wuebbeler was so ready for last year’s AIDS Vaccine 200. She had ditched her slow hybrid for a speedier road bike, raised more than $2,000 to earn the AV200 jersey and shorts, and pushed herself hard with spin classes and training rides. Four weeks before the event, her bike slipped off a wet road at the outset of a ride, throwing her down onto the gravel. In shock and embarrassed, Wuebbeler wanted to soldier on despite cutting her face, scratching her knuckles and skinning a thigh and knee. But her friend Debra Snell insisted on taking her to the hospital. Getting checked out at Atlanta Medical Center, Wuebbeler ...

HRC Honors Action Cycling Atlanta

HRC Honors Action Cycling Atlanta/AV200 with Dan Bradley Humanitarian Award Atlanta - Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Atlanta will honor Action Cycling Atlanta and the annual AIDS Vaccine 200 Bicycle Ride (AV200) with the Dan Bradley Humanitarian Award. The award will be presented at the annual HRC Atlanta Gala Dinner on May 2 at the Hyatt Regency, downtown Atlanta.  Each year, HRC Atlanta recognizes organizations and individuals who have tirelessly worked to advance equality for Atlanta’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender communities. Action Cycling Atlanta (ACA), the producers of the AV200 ride – now in its 13th year – is an all-vol...