Young Survival Coalition's Atlanta Affiliate to Host Second Annual YSC Tour de Pink Bike Ride

Oct 08, 2010, 12:08 ET from Young Survival Coalition

ATLANTA, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the second year, Young Survival Coalition's Atlanta Affiliate will host YSC Tour de Pink on Saturday, October 16, 2010, starting and finishing at Perimeter Mall, Northeast corner, 4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road Atlanta, Georgia 30346. Opening ceremonies will begin at 7:45 a.m. with Melissa Carter from Q100's the Bert Show.

This year, participants will enjoy the opportunity to ride from 1 to 100 miles in the Northern suburbs.  The inaugural ride in 2009 saw over 350 registered riders and raised almost $150,000 for local programs. This year promises to be bigger and better, from short family rides and a survivor loop to professionally designed routes for the more expert cyclist.  There is also an opportunity for walkers to participate in a 5k run/walk. The event will also feature a community expo including food, music, children's activities, raffles and exhibits throughout the day.  

To register online or for more information, visit

Young Survival Coalition, based in New York with nearly 30 affiliates across the United States. YSC is the premier global organization dedicated to the critical issues unique to young women and breast cancer. YSC offer resources, connections, and outreach so women feel supported, empowered and hopeful. YSC seeks to educate and influence the medical, research, breast cancer and legislative communities to address breast cancer in young women, and to ensure that no young women diagnosed with breast cancer has to face the disease alone.  YSC Atlanta is the largest affiliate in the country, serving 11 counties in the metro area. For more information about the Young Survival Coalition, visit or call 404.250.6508.

SOURCE Young Survival Coalition