CYCLING EVENTS

     
Location, Date & Time Fees Distance Amenities/Contacts
 

Flying Fish Bikes Time Trial Series
Ft. DeSoto Park
First Thursday of each month
Series go from March to September
Start time: 6:30pm

$15 plus USA Cycling one-day license if you don't have a yearly license 15k loop at Ft. DeSoto
  • Divisions: Men, Women, Merckx (road bike), Fixed Gear, Juniors
  • Top 3 in each division receive gift certificate to Flying FIsh Bikes
  • Facebook fan page
  • Contact: Flying Fish Bikes 813-839-0410

 

  Tour de Orlando
Sat, Jan xx, 2010
Clermont, FL
$25 thru xx/xx/xx
$30 thru xx/xx/xx
$35 after
Century and a metric century
  • a timed metric century (62 miles) or century (100 miles)
  • all participants will have an AMB transponder attached to their bike. The transponder will measure 3 different 'zones' on the course. All 3 zones will be hills of various distance and grade. The transponder will ONLY track the elapsed time between the start and finish flag of each zone. At the conclusion of the event each rider will be given a time for each zone.
  • The winners of the event will be the male and female with the lowest cumulative zone times, each will win the Yellow Jersey
  • Event T-shirt and post-event food and drink included in entry fee.
  • Fully stocked aid stations.
  • Field limit: 400 athletes

Bike Sebring 12/24 Hours by the Rotary Club of Highlands County
Sat - Sun
Feb 13 - 14, 2010
Sebring International Raceway
113 Midway Dr, Sebring, FL 33870

All evens start at 6:30am on Sat

$75 per rider
$85 after Feb 1

 

Whatever you can do in the specified time
  • Starts at the Sebring International Raceway and then head out onto a 89 mile loop along country roads with minimum traffic; the raceway course will be lined with glow sticks for easy identification of the route; lights are recommended for the last 12 hours of the 24-hour race

Call Jen Burnside
Phone: 863-273-2342
Email: info@bikesebring.org


 

Sebring Tandem Rally
Sat & Sun, Feb 20 & 21, 2010
Kenilworth Lodge
836 SE Lakeview Drive
Sebring , FL


$55 - $125 depending on distance

12 & 24 miles - no support

31 & 62 miles - SAG support available

  • Flatlands surround the numerous lakes, and the low, rolling hills are covered with orange groves and cattle pastures.
  • Routes are well-marked and excellent maps are provided. Rides are done at your own pace, so this event is perfect for riders of all levels of experience.
  • Enjoy the warm lake breezes from the rocking chairs on the Lodge’s large front porch, swim in the delightful pool, catch up with old friends and make new ones. Relax in front of the lobby television featuring bicycling videos. Lounge by the pool in the shade of oak trees.
  • Enjoy an on-site massage (fee).
  • Onlne registration at active.com
  • For room reservations: 800-423-5939.

Contact Linda Leeds 561-683-2851 for additional info.

  1st Annual Hub Grub Ride by
Seminole Heights Bicycle Club
Saturday, Feb 27, 2010
3pm - 5:30pm
   
  • A meet up style bike ride to tour Seminole Heights restaurants
  • Stop in for meet and greet, grab a snack or beverage
  • Contact Alan Snel for additional information
 

Tour de Cure by
American Diabetes Association

Mar 6, 2011, Orlando

Mar 13, 2011, Lakewood Ranch

Start times depend on distance chosen

Min $150 donations
Registration $20
15 - 100 miles
  • Food, music and prizes
  • Post ride lunch provided
  • Rest stops with liquid & solid fuel
  • Mechanical SAG support
  • Well-marked, safe, low traffic routes
  • Contact for Venice event:Dawn Keglor, dkeglor@diabetes.org or 813-885-5007 ext. 3020
  • Contact for Orlando event: 1-888-diabetes

  Squiggy Classic
by Hillsborough County Parks & Recreation
Fri - Sun, Mar 12 - 14, 2010
Wilderness Park on Morrisbridge Road
See event website for fees See website, varies This is a road bike, mountain bike, adventure racing, and inline skate event. There are individual time trials, critterium, twilight rides and skates, a 6-hour off road mountain bike race, a half marathon and marathon inline skate race, a 6-hour adventure race and a 5k and 15k running race. See event website for schedule of events, fees and other important information.
 

Cure on Wheels
Sun - Wed, Mar 14 - 17, 2010
Moffitt Cancer Institute
Tampa to Tallahassee


Min fundraising goal is $300 which includes your lunch, SAG and hotels

3 day event, total 300 miles

  • Min $300 fund raising goal
  • Hotel accomodation, lunch and SAG stops provided to riders
  • Riding in the beautiful scenery of west coast of Florida
  • Complimentary jersey to riders
  Bike Florida Spring Tour 2010
by Bike Florida, Inc.
Sun - Sat, Mar 27 - Apr 2, 2010
DeLand, FL
Registration fee varies, depending on the length & packages you select 300 miles
  • Starts in DeLand
  • Cyclists will ride about 300 miles during the tour.
  • Bike Florida is fully supported with luggage trucks, SAG and mechanical support, and rest stops every 12-15 miles.
  • The tour is leisurely-paced and is designed to be a fun and relaxing vacation for cyclists of all ages and abilities.
  • See FAQ on event website for answers to the most popular questions.
  • Registration link with additional information
 

Strawberry Century by
Tampa Bay Freewheelers
1206 N. Park Road, Plant City
Sunday, Mar 27, 2010

Registration - 6am
Mass start - 7:30am

$30
$35 day of ride
20, 38, 62 or 100 miles
  • Breakfast 6:30am - 9am
  • Lunch 10:30am - 3pm
  • SAG & support ends at 3pm sharp
  • Door prizes, give-a-ways

Ruben Watson (813) 404-5721 or e-mail RubenWatson@hotmail.com

 

Ride for Humanity by
East Pasco Habitat for Humanity


Location 1 Dade City Business Center Citrus Country Drive
Dade City, FL 33523

Location 2 Withlacoochee State Trail Hwy 301 Trailhead
Sat, Mar 20, 2010
8am

$20 - $35 depending on type of ride

10 mile family ride

30 miles ride

metric century

  • The metric century rides through hills in San Antonio
  • This is a family friendly event with family rides and trail rides
  • All proceeds and donations benefit the Habitat for Humanity
  • BBQ lunch, refreshment and live entertainment
  • Marked course, rest stops with fruit, snacks & water and SAG support
  Spring Classic by the
St. Pete Bicycle Club
Sunday, Apr 11, 2010
Tony D's in Palmetto
304 7th Street W
$30
$35 after
60 miles - 8am
35 miles - 8:10am
25 miles - 8:20am
  • Ride through the scenic roads of northern and eastern Manatee County
  • Well stocked SAG stops on each marked route
  • T-shirts to all pre-registered riders and first 100 late-registered riders
  • Post-ride party with prizes and lunch at the end of the ride.
  • Contact: timbutts@wilsonmiller.com
 

29th Annual Bicycle Safari by
Florida Freewheelers
Sat - Thurs, Apr 17 - 22, 2010
Suwanee County Fairgrounds
Live Oak, FL

Click here for fee information

40 - 65 miles each day

  • Choose from a 3-day or 6-day safari cycling camping trip
  • Meals provided on most days
  • Choose to sleep at camp grounds, dorms, RVs or motels
  • Rest stops with refreshment and snacks every 18-25 miles
  • Vehicles circulating route for mechanical support
  • 6-day safari is limited to 250 participants
 

Bike MS Bike Rides
by National MS Society
Sat & Sun, Apr 17 & 18, 2010
Zimmerman Bike Ride
Coral Gables, FL

Sat & Sun, May 15 & 16, 2010
The Citrus Tour
Lake Wales, FL

$35 registration plus $300 min donations 150 miles
  • Visit each ride's website for route, lodging, and other event specific information
  • Fully support rides
  • Local bike club Team New Tampa teams up with PricewaterhouseCoopers to ride and fundraise for the Citrus Tour, contact Team New Tampa (TNT) for more details
  Sharky's on the Pier
7th Annual Ride the Beaches

Sunday, Apr 25, 2010
1600 Harbor Drive
Venice, FL
$30, great value 15 miles
35 miles
Metric century (65 miles)
  • Race fee includes water bottle, breakfast, BBQ lunch at Sharkey's on the Pier, SAG stops & T-shirt
  • Benefit the Lance Armstrong Foundation
  • Beautiful scenery

 

  Gulf Coast Cycling Classic
Sunday, June xx, 20xx
Flanagan Irish Pub
Dunedin
6:30am
$35, century $55 35, 65 & 100 miles
  • Great power breakfast
  • Post race lunch at Flanagan Irish Pub
  • Free beer
  • Fully support stations
  • Raffle of great products
  Tour of Sebring
Sat - Mon, Labor Day weekend, 2010
Kenilworth Lodge
836 SE Lakeview Drive
Sebring , FL

Click here for registration form

Click here to register online

11 miles to a full century
  • Daily breakfast, buffet and ice cream social
  • Fully support SAG stops
  • Riding in beautiful Sebring and relax in Kenilworth Lodge which will be occupied by cyclists the entire weekend
  • Contact Bill & Diane Ludwig for event detail and registration
  Miles for Hope
Sat, Sept 25, 2010
Coachman Park, Clearwater

Click here to register online

 

From 25k to 100k
  • Lower registration if take up pledges for fund raising
  • Event T-Shirt
  • Snacks and drinks before the ride
  • Goody bag from our sponsors
  • Snacks and drinks along the route
  • Lunch after the ride
  • Also includes a 5k and 1 mile walk/run
  Rails to Trails
Sun, Oct 3, 2010
Withlacoochee Trail
$25 thru day of event Max distance is 100 miles to both ends of the trail, determine you own distance
  • Ride begins in North Apopka Avenue Trail Crossing in Inverness
  • Continental breakfast
  • Light lunch 11am - 2pm
  • 6 SAG stops along the way with water, food and sports drink and restrooms
  • Door prizes to pre-registered cyclists

 

 

  Share the Road Ride
by St. Pete Bicycle Club
Sun, Oct xx, 2010
North Straub Park
St. Petersburg, FL
$25 registration fee

Ride distance:

5, 10, 15 or 20 miles

  • 8:30am mass start
  • Police escorted rides
  • Post event food from Columbia Restaurant and BBQ
  • Coincide with the Bicycle Bash held at Straub Park
  Hilly Hundred
by Tampa Bay Freewheeler
Sunday, Oct 17, 2010
7:30am

Online thru 10/11 $22

Day of event $25

18, 34, 63 and 100 miles
  • All ride support ends at 3pm
  • Light breakfast provided
  • Rest stops with drinks and snacks
  • Mobile SAG support

 

 

Bicycle Bash by
Florida Bicycle Association
Flatwoods Park, Tampa
Sunday, Nov 7, 2010
10am - 4pm

Free Admission  
  • Swap meet, bike rides, dealers & manufacturers, demonstrations, food, drink and music and lots of fun
  • bikesnel@yahoo.com
 

Gulf Coast Cycle Fest by
Sarasota Manatee Bicycle Club
Main Street, Lakewood Ranch Bradenton
Sunday, Nov 7, 2010 - 7am


$8 - $65 depending on age, # of participants & membership 15, 31, 62 or 100 miles

SAG stops, support, breakfast and post event meal

GCCF Director - Dave Hodgkinson at: davidhodgkinson@verizon.net
or phone 941-927-5936

 

Bike Across Florida 20xx
by The Sports Herald
Sat, Nov xx, 2010
Titusville, FL
6am

  35, 55 or 155 miles
  • From Titusville to Crystal River
  • Commemorative T-shirt and collector’s lapel pin, goodie bag, product raffle ticket and much more
  • Finisher medals
  • Pasta dinner the night before, breakfast & post ride lunch provided

Contact: events@earthlink.net

 

Ride Without Limits
Tampa
Saturday, Nov 20, 2010


Min $150 donation

$35 registration fee

35, 65 or 112 miles
  MDA Challenge Bike Tour
Highlander Park
903 Michigan Boulevard, Dunedin (near Dunedin Community Center)
Sunday, Nov xx, 2010 - 8am

See event website for details on various fund raising levels 10k, 25k, 50k or 100k
  • Food, music and prizes
  • Pre & post ride meals
  • Rest stops with liquid & solid fuel
  • Mechanical SAG support
  • Well-marked, safe routes
  • Prizes for top fundraisers and raffle tickets with proceeds going to charities

Email event questions to Diabetes Challenge Info

 

Horrible Hundred by
Florida Freewheelers
Waterfront Park at Lake Minneola
Clermont
Sunday, Nov 21, 2010 - 8am

 

  35, 70 or 100 miles
  • Breakfast provided
  • Grilled fish, chicken and meat for lunch at finish
  • Rest stops with drinks and snacks
  • Expo with live entertainment, vendors and refreshments

Events director, Mike Gladwin
eventsdirector@floridafreewheelers.com

  Ride to Defeat ALS
Saturday, Dec 11, 2010
Walsingham Park, Largo
7:30am

$35 registration
Minimum fundraising of $150

Click here to register

5, 25 or 60 miles
  • Breakfast & lunch
  • Rest stops every 4-10 miles
  • Fully-supported with SAG and ride marshals
  • Awards and prizes for top fundraisers
  12th Annual Highlands Bike Fest by
The Kenilworth Lodge
Fri, Dec 10 to Sun, Dec 12, 2010
Kenilworth Lodge
836 SE Lakeview Drive Sebring , FL
  Varying distances from 12 - 64 miles each day
  • All roads have cue sheets, maps and roads are marked
  • Rest stops with snacks and drinks
  • SAG support for each route
  • fees include deluxe continental breakfast, after ride meal each day and ice cream social on Saturday
  • Choose from a 3 day event or just 1 or 2 days, riding on beautiful country roads

E-mail event director