Florida Bicycle Touring Calendar

September 2017

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September 2-4
Sebring FL
35th Annual Tour of Sebring
Labor Day weekend enjoy one to three days of cycling in the gently rolling hills of Highlands County, excellent buffet lunch meals by Chef Mac, ice cream socials, door prizes, vendors, etc.. Cyclists will especially appreciate our lightly traveled back roads, friendly motorists, citrus groves, cattle ranches, and small towns typical of rural Central Florida. Fully supported routes with cue sheets and maps, on-road route marks, rest stops, and dispatched SAG service vehicles. Daily rides ranging from 10 to 62 miles plus our Sunday Bok Tower Century. A massage therapist will be available after rides for a nominal fee. Other things to do include: socializing with new and old friends, golfing, swimming, shopping, visiting our local bicycle shops, The Bike Shop and Legacy Bicycle Shop, Henscratch Vineyard and Winery, and Highlands Hammock State Park. Event host is Highlands Pedalers. Registration and packet pick up as well as where the rides will start and end is The Sebring Civic Center. Early registration deadline is August 23. T-shirts will be ordered ONLY for RIDERS PAID UP by this deadline. No refunds after the deadline.
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Info: http://www.tourofsebring.com
Last update 2017-06-06 Ride ID 2595 posted by Highlands Pedalers (191)
 
September 10 (Sun)
Fernandina Beach FL
28th Annual Endless Summer Watermelon Ride
Enjoy a wonderful bike ride on Amelia Island through Fort Clinch State Park and points along coastal roads and marshes. Come check out the League of American Bicyclists’ 2013 Bronze Level award winner, Fernandina Beach. We’ll provide pre-ride snacks, rest stops, a post-ride lunch, mechanical support, motorcycle escorts, and roving SAGs. This is a great training ride for MS! Make your ride a vacation destination. Check our website for details and prices for hotel packages. Five routes: 19/30/55/75/100 miles. Sign up at http://www.registerESWR.com
Info: http://www.registerESWR.com
Register: http://www.registerESWR.com
Last update 2017-05-18 Ride ID 2582 posted by North Florida Bicycle Club (68)
 
September 16-17
Bunnell FL
Flagler Fondo
Are You Ready for Something Different? The Flagler Fondo is a two-day Gran Fondo style cycling event that starts and finishes at the Flagler County Airport and will be one of the best supported rides you will ever do. Come enjoy the beautiful coastal roads along the Atlantic Ocean, Halifax River, multiple state parks and quiet backroads as you visit St. Augustine, Marineland, Ormond Beach, Daytona Beach and the Palm Coast/Flagler Beach areas. Route options range from 5 to 100 miles each day with professionally run and supported rest stops that will provide the nutrition and hydration that you need to fuel your body on your adventure and clearly marked routes with outstanding mobile SAG support roaming the entire course, all the cool SWAG, festival atmosphere and so much more. This is the event that you do NOT want to miss!
Info: http://www.caamevents.com/event/flagler-fondo/
Last update 2017-02-25 Ride ID 2564 posted by Caam Events (565)
 
September 23 (Sat)
Senoia GA
Wilson 100
The Wilson100 Classic is named after Scott Wilson, one of the past presidents of the Southern Bicycle League who made tremendous contributions to improving cycling in the Atlanta area. Scott Wilson was in his late 30′s when he passed away in September 1986 of cancer. This being the original SBL Century ride that started in the 1970′s was re-named for Scott in 1987. In honor of Scott Wilson the Southern Bicycle League will be donating a percentage of the ride proceeds to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society′s Georgia Chapter.
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Info: http://www.wilson100.org
Register: http://www.active.com/senoia-ga/cycling/races/wilson-100-2017?int=
Last update 2017-06-05 Ride ID 2592 posted by Southern Bicycle League (508)
 
September 30 (Sat)
Birmingham AL
Birmingham Bicycle Club 44th Annual Century
No. 10 in the Alabama Backroads Century Series/ www.alabama-backroads-cycling.com. Ride the Birmingham Bicycle Club’s 44th Annual Century is one of the most beautiful centuries in the Southeast. Our starting location is Ashville High School located on US 231 just south of downtown Ashville, AL. Routes of 27, 62 and 100 will be offered, all recreational friendly and scenic. The shorter route will take you through farmlands and out to Neely Henry Lake. Pass roads called Lickskillet. Visit the historic John Looney cabin. The longer routes will take you through Riddles Bend with a ride along the Coosa River. Cap it off with routes around Chandler Mountain and the beautiful Shoal Creek Valley. Don’t miss the bacon and tomato sandwiches at the Steele United Methodist Church! Hammer away or take your time and enjoy the ride!
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Info: http://www.bhambikeclub.org/
Last update 2017-02-14 Ride ID 2542 posted by Alabama Backroads Century Series (268)
 

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September 2016 Archive

September 3-5
Sebring FL
34th Annual "Tour of Sebring"
Labor Day Weekend Enjoy one to three days of cycling in the gently rolling hills of Highlands County, excellent buffet lunch meals by Chef Mac, Ice Cream Socials, Door Prizes, Vendors, etc. Cyclists will especially appreciate our lightly traveled back roads, friendly motorists, citrus groves, cattle ranches, and small towns typical of rural Central Florida. Fully supported routes with cue sheets and maps, on-road route marks, rest stops, and dispatched SAG service vehicles. Daily rides ranging from 10 to 62 miles plus our Sunday Bok Tower Century (100 miles). A massage therapist will be available after the rides for a nominal fee. Meals: Registrants enjoy a daily expanded continental breakfast including scrambled eggs & home fries, cereals, yogurts, fruit and a deluxe buffet lunch that includes salad, carving, entree, vegetable, and desert stations. For example main entrees on Sunday 2016 includes: Carved Turkey Breast: with cornbread stuffing, cranberry sauce & gravy, Yankee Pot Roast, Fried Cod with hushpuppies, and Medley of Vegetables. Other Things to Do include: Socializing with new & old friends, swimming, parlor games, golfing, the Pour House, shopping, or a visit to Legacy Bicycle Shop, Henscratch Vineyard & Winery and/or Hammock State Park. Event Co-Hosts: Highlands Pedalers bicycle club & the historic Kenilworth Lodge where registration, packet pick up and all rides originate. Early Registration Deadline August 23. T-shirts will be ordered ONLY for RIDERS PAID UP by this deadline. No refunds after the deadline.
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Info: http://tourofsebring.com
Last update 2016-04-26 Ride ID 2431 posted by Highlands Pedalers (191)
 
September 10 (Sat)
Albany GA
The Nut Roll
Come and enjoy Southwest Georgia hospitality as the Pecan City Pedalers presents the 13th annual Nut Roll bicycle ride in Albany, Ga. Fully supported, fun filled day of riding, great food and exploring at Chehaw Park with an average of 300 riders. Registration opens at 6:30 a.m. with a mass start at 7:30 a.m. Each ride option, 32, 49, 65, and the 104 miles to Plains, Ga (Home of Jimmy Carter) is a progressive loop that takes you through scenic country areas that are mostly flat with just a few rolling hills and then returns you to the Park. The 104-mile loop will challenge you with several hills. It′s a fully supported ride with generous rest stops flavored with great southern hospitality. Some of the rest stops have been known to have some homemade goodies to satisfy your palate. Fabulous Lunch and recovery chocolate milk provided for all registered riders.
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Info: http://pecancitypedalers.org/nut-roll
Last update 2015-12-29 Ride ID 2389 posted by Pecan City Pedalers (535)
 
September 17 (Sat)
Gainesville FL
Active For Recovery Bike Ride
The Active For Recovery Bike Ride event is to raise awareness of addiction recovery and mental illnesses in our community! This is not a race, but a fun bike ride so anyone can join. The ride utilizes the Gainesville-Hawthorne Trail. Proceeds from the event benefit Metamorphosis of Alachua County, a community-based, residential treatment program for adult chronic substance dependent clients. For best available parking, park in the first entrance of Boulware Springs.
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Info: https://activeforrecovery.org
Last update 2016-08-04 Ride ID 2469 posted by Active For Recovery (553)
 
September 17 (Sat)
Bartow FL
Tour de Tow 2016 - Scenic Road Tour
Scenic Tour de Tow Road Tour takes place is beautiful Historic Bartow on Saturday, September 17th, 2016. The Tour de Tow is an on-road cycling tour along the scenic back roads of southern Polk County. Choose from a Family Fun Ride of 16 miles for $20.00 37 Mile TowTour $35.00 and 65 Mile TowTour $40.00 TANDEM RIDERS we′d love to have you too. Just add 20.00 for extra rider. We will be giving away new bikes again to kids who other wise wouldn′t be able to afford one. So far we have provided 118 bikes to kids in need in just one year.The POWER PEDALERS are the kids who will have a huge smile on their faces as we present them their new bikes. If you know of any one or company out there who would like to be a sponsor please let me know. The more money we have the more bikes we give away. At the Bloomin Bike Ride we gave away 8 bikes. Now that is COOL! This year we will be staging the ride on Central between Main and Summerlin. We will be keeping Central clear of cars and parking but there is plenty of parking on Central between Summerlin and Parker and at the Oaks Parking Lot which is right next to the Post Office which is on Summerlin and Central. For more info, please call ride coordinator, Trish at @863.640.1024, or click Haku Registration Link - https://events.hakuapp.com/tour-de-tow-2016
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Info: http://www.bartowcyclingevents.com
Last update 2016-08-29 Ride ID 2475 posted by Main Street Bartow Inc. (169)
 
September 18 (Sun)
Jupiter FL
7th Annual Giro di Zeppoli Bike Tour (Benefitting the Florida Tour de Force)
Join the 7th Annual Giro di Zeppoli, Benefitting the Florida Tour de Force, "A Ride for Remembrance", presented by Valor Cycling Club as we ride from Ocean Cay Park in Jupiter, FL. Mass start at 0730 with two ride lengths of 25(Hobe Sound) or 50 (Stuart). The Florida Tour de Force is a 501C3 created to raise money for the families of police officers killed in the line of duty in the state of Florida. There will be limited SAG so bring your tire repair kits. We′ll have water, coffee and donuts (powered by Dunkin Donuts) at the start. There will be two rest stops with fresh fruit, water, sports drink, and gels to refuel. $30 - 25 mile course ** $40 - 50 mile course ** We are proud to be a part of the Florida Tour de Force and helping our brothers and sisters in law enforcement. For more info Kevin at info@valorcyclingclub.com
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Info: http://valorsports.org
Last update 2016-07-21 Ride ID 2465 posted by Giro Di Zeppoli (269)
 

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