Guthrie Physician to Lead Ride for Health - Sept. 8

Guthrie physician Dr. Brian Cassetta will serve as honorary road captain for the Ride for Health to be held Sept. 8.

The ride is sponsored by area chapters of the American Legion and will begin at the Sayre American Legion Post 283 and end at the Athens American Legion Post 246 with stops in Horseheads, Corning, Troy and Towanda legions. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the ride departs at 10:30 a.m.

The cost is $20 per rider and $10 per passenger and includes a chicken barbecue meal at the Athens American Legion at the conclusion of the ride. The post-ride barbeque will also feature an auction and raffles. Proceeds benefit the Guthrie Veterans Committee. 

For more information or to register, contact Glenn Steadly, American Legion Riders President, at 570-423-9261 or Dave Bidlack, Road Master at 570-423-9887 or at

Guthrie is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network and is the first health system based in Pennsylvania and New York to join this network. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., Towanda, Pa., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 325 physicians and 210 advanced practice providers in a regional office network encompassing 47 sub-specialty and primary care sites in 21 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York. In addition, Guthrie offers home medical equipment and respiratory therapy products at six convenient Med Supply Depot locations. Guthrie provides a wide range of services and programs to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.