EVENT CALENDAR FOR AMELIA ISLAND

AND LOCAL AREA

(WALKING, RUNNING, BIKING, OTHER)

As of: 11/13/2016

This is a sampling of events held in our local area. The North Florida Bicycle Club’s Amelia Island Cycling Group holds group rides of 30 miles for A, B, C and social riders every Thursday at 9am, and every Saturday at 8:30 leaving from Fernandina’s “Main Beach”.  The group also holds a ride every Monday morning of 40-100 miles, social rides of 15-20 miles every Wednesday, and other rides on Tues, and Fri of 30-40 miles for experienced riders; locations/routes/time vary, see:  www.AmeliaIslandCycling.com and sign up for their GoogleGroup blog.  See www.nfbc.us for many other organized group bicycle rides in North Florida.  Links to other event calendars and a summary of the North Florida Bicycle Club’s Travel Team schedule are on the last page of this calendar.
 

DATE

EVENT

INFO

 

APRIL 2017

 

Apr 22

Annual Katie Ride For Life

Road Rides of 18-103 miles,

+ off-road, walk/run, spin class

Atlantic Rec Ctr, Fernandina Bch, FL

 

Jennifer@katiecaples.org

www.katierideforlife.org

Apr 30

Tour de Forts Classic

Various lengths up to 100 m

TBD, St Augustine , FL

 

www.nfbc.us

 

MAY 2017

 

May 4-7

SBA Spring Pedal & Paddle

White Springs FL

 

www.suwanneebike.org

 

May 5-7

Isle of 8 Flags Shrimp Festival

Downtown Fernandina Beach

Parade, vendors, seafood, entertainment

 

www.shrimpfestival.com

May 6

Tour de Cure

World Golf Village

1 World Golf Place

Jacksonville, FL  32092

Rides 5-100 miles, teams (info may change)

 

www.diabetes.org/jaxtour

May 19-21

Wild Amelia Nature Fest Lectures, tours, photo contest

Various locations Fernandina Bch

 

www.wildamelia.com

 

JUNE 2017

 

Jun 17

Jax Triathlon Olympic & Sprint  Series 1,

Main Beach, Fernandina Beach

7:30-10am

 

www.drcsports.com

 

JULY 2017

 

Jul 1-23

Tour de France

Stage 1-Dusseldorf,

Stage 21- Paris

2184 total miles (3516KM)

 

www.letour.com

Jul 15

Jax Triathlon Oly & Sprt Series 2,

Main Beach, Fernandina Beach

7:30-10am

 

www.drcsports.com

Jul 23-29

RAGBRAI XLV

See website for details. Annual Ride Across Iowa

 

www.ragbrai.com

 

 

AUGUST 2017

 

Aug 5

Jax Triathlon Oly & Sprt Series 3,

Main Beach, Fernandina Beach

7:30-10am

 

www.drcsports.com

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

 

Sep 10

28th Annual ESWR (Endless Summer Watermelon Ride), Location TBD

Road Rides 18-100 miles

 

www.nfbc.us

 

OCTOBER 2017

 

Oct 20-23

Suwannee Fat Tire Festival

Road, Trails and paddling

White Springs FL area

 

www.suwanneebike.org

 

NOVEMBER 2016

 

 

DECEMBER 2016

 

                       

For a comprehensive local running event calendar see:  www.ameliarunners.com/race-calendar  or

www.1stplacesports.com

 

For local bicycling events see: 

www.nfbc.us    www.openroadbicycles.com/events  

www.velobrew.com       www.bikeflorida.org

www.ameliaislandcycling.com

 

For state and regional bicycling events see:

http://www.floridabicycle.org/cgi-bin/fbtc-mon.cgi?which=9

 

For national running events see:

www.runningintheusa.com  

 

For Triathlon events see:

http://drcsports.com/calendar

www.trifind.com

 

For local non-athletic event calendars see:

www.Ameliaisland.com/calendar.aspx

www.islandchamber.com/events  

 

 

New Feature.    The North Florida Bicycle Club has a Travel Team that makes trips to bicycling events, mostly in the Southeast area.  If you are interested in participating in any of these events with other NFBC members contact Veronica Lane at FLBikeGypsy@gmail.com  . As of November 13, 2016, the schedule for 2017 is not yet available.

 

Remaining NFBC Travel Team Events


 

 

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