Key Largo to Key West Cycle Challenge

Event Date

Sat, Sep 6, 2014

Address

Tavernier, FL

About This Activity

September 6th, 2014
 
This event begins in Key Largo and ends in Key West and spans over 100 miles through the Florida Keys. It's more than just a race, it's a challenge for riders to handle their own support crew and navigate the Heritage Trail and Overseas Highway. 
 
Divisions
 
Solo    2 Person Team     4 Person Team
 
2 and 4 person teams must have own support vehicles. They are permitted to exchange riders at anytime during race. They are permitted to have crew members help change flats, conduct repairs, exchange bikes or switch cyclists in case of break down. All riders must check in at transition check points on the course. Team divisions will have Men's, Women's and Mixed categories. Mixed teams must be evenly split.
 
Solo riders are permitted to have support vehicles and back up bicycles. There will be no roadside assistance in this race. We will have mechanical assistance at the check in points. Solo division will have Men and Women categories.
 
 
Course
 
The course begins at Key Largo Bike and Adventure Tours shop located at 91946 Overseas Highway, Tavernier Fl 33070. Cyclists will have the choice of using the shoulder of the road or use the Overseas Heritage Trail or a combination of both. Cyclists must obey all traffic laws.
 
Cyclists will be released in waves starting at 8 AM and ride southbound starting at the 92 mile marker. All cyclists will have to check in at two transition locations to be announced later before arriving in Key West.
 
Cyclists will be issued color coded wristbands at all transition check in locations as proof of compliance.
 
The final leg will go into Key West. Event will be timed. All Cyclists will be required to wear safety vests and have bib's pinned on back. Teams must hand off vests with bib's attached as a form of a team baton.
 
Transition check in and finish line
 
To be announced soon
 
All participants will receive t-shirt, medals and complimentary beer after race.
 
Pre race meeting at Bike shop September 5th between 5 PM and 6 PM located at 91946  Overseas Highway, Tavernier FL 33070
 
2nd Pre Race Meeting 6:30 AM the morning of the race.
 
 
Fee
Solo-$150
2 Person- $200
4 Person-$250
 
Registration
 
To register for event go to bottom of page and click on webscorer link.
Any race questions please contact (305) 395-1551
 

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