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Ohio Man Pledges To Bike 6,500 Miles For Parkinson's Research

Joe Motz is making his 65th birthday a season-long event by taking a 6,500 mile bike ride through the country, all for Parkinson's research.
Posted at 4:20 PM, Aug 16, 2019

To celebrate his 65th birthday, an Ohio man decided to celebrate in an unconventional way. Joe Motz is biking 6500 miles around America. He's trying to raise $650,000 for research to fight Parkinson's Disease. Newsy's Austin Kim caught up with Motz after he started his ride to find what keeps him motivated through the long journey. 

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