EVENT CALENDAR FOR AMELIA ISLAND

AND LOCAL AREA

(WALKING, RUNNING, BIKING, OTHER)

As of: 10/1/2019

 

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 class 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 Tuesday and Friday 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

2020

2020

2020

 

JANUARY, 2020

 

Jan 5, 2020

Jacksonville Marathon, 5K, and ½ marathon, Bolles School

www.amerisbank.com/jacksonville-marathon

January 2020, Date TBD

IDIDARIDE

50 mile off-road endurance ride

White Springs, FL

 

www.suwanneebike.org

 

FEBRUARY, 2020

 

FEB,

Date TBD 

2020

Pirates on the Run 5/10K

St Peters Church,

801 Atlantic Av

7am start

 

www.ameliarunners.com

Feb date TBD,

2020

26.2 with Donna

Marathon, ½ marathon, 5K,

Ultra-marathon

Jacksonville Beach, FL

 

www.breastcancermarathon.com

 

MARCH 2020

 

Mar 5-8

2020

Concours d’Elegance Car Show

Ritz Carlton and nearby area

 

www.ameliaconcours.org

Mar 7

2020

Gate River Run

Downtown Jacksonville

National 15K championship

 

www.1stplacesports.com

 

APRIL 2020

 

Apr TBD

2020

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 26

2020

Tour de Forts Classic

Various lengths up to 100 m

TBD, probably St Augustine , FL

 

www.nfbc.us

 

MAY 2020

 

May TBD

2020

SBA Spring Pedal & Paddle

White Springs FL

 

www.suwanneebike.org

 

May 1-3

2020

Isle of 8 Flags Shrimp Festival

Downtown Fernandina Beach

Parade, vendors, seafood, entertainment

 

www.shrimpfestival.com

May TBD

2020

Tour de Cure

World Golf Village

1 World Golf Place

Jacksonville, FL  32092

Rides 5-100 miles, teams

 

www.diabetes.org/jaxtour

16-17 May

2020

Wild Amelia Nature Fest Lectures, tours, photo contest

Various locations Fernandina Bch

 

www.wildamelia.com

 

JUNE, 2020

 

 

 

 

 

JULY, 2020

 

Jun 27-July 19, 2020

Tour de France, Nice- Paris

 

www.letour.com

Jul 19-25

2020

RAGBRAI XLV

Orange city Iowa Annual Ride Across Iowa

 

www.ragbrai.com

(NFBC/TT Event)

 

AUGUST, 2020

 

Aug --

2020

Rotary Bike Ride

 

Email jaci.crosby@gmail.com

Or www.nfbc.us

 

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER, 2020

 

Sept 13, 2020

27th Annual ESWR (Endless Summer Watermelon Ride), Fernandina Bch

Road Rides 18-100mile

www.nfbc.us

 

OCTOBER, 2019

 

Oct 5, 2019

Turtle Trot 5K, Main Beach Park, Fernandina, (rescheduled from Sep 2)

www.ai-runners.com

Oct 6-12, 2019

Amelia Island Jazz Festival, various venues

www.ameliaislandjazzfestival.com

Oct 12, 2019

USO Armed Forces ½ Marathon +5K, Metropolitan Park, Jax

www.jaxusohalfmarathon.com

Oct 19-20,2019

ZOOMA Womens 5k, ½ marathon, Fernandina Beach, 7:30am

www.zoomarun.com/race/florida

Oct 24-27

2019

Suwannee Fat Tire Festival

Road, Trails and paddling

White Springs FL area

 

www.suwanneebike.org

Oct 26-27, 2019

Gainesville Cycle Club Festival Various rides, including Santa Fe 100, Horse Farm 100

 

www.gccfla.org

Oct 27, 2019

20th Annual Evergreen Pumpkin Run,5K,10K, Evergreen Cemetery Jax.

www.1stplacesports.com/races/pumpkin

 

NOVEMBER, 2019

 

Nov 2,2019

Three Rivers Ride, St Marys, GA, rides up to 100 Miles.

www.camdencyclingclub.org

Dates TBD

Thanksgiving Classic Run, 6K, 1M, 1/2marathon, Jacksonville

www.1stplacesports.com

Nov 6,2019

American Diabetes tour de Cure, also NFBC charity Ride Team Event

Kbarber@diabetes.org

904-730-7700 ext 3046

Nov 16,17, 2019

Horrible Hundred Ride,

Clearmont, FL 100miles

Florida Freewheelers.

 

www.horrible-hundred.com

Nov 28

Omni Turkey Trot 5K, 1M, Omni Amelia Island, FL,

 

Nov 23-24

Bike MS Tour,Cycle to the Shore.

Also, NFBC charity Ride Team Event, Location TBD,

www.bikefln.nationalmssociety.org

 

 

   

DECEMBER, 2019

 

Dec 8, 2019

Reindeer Run 1/2mile, 5K,Main Beach Fernandina

www.ameliaislandrunners.com

                       

For a comprehensive local running event calendar see:  www.ameliarunners.com/kbendy/rrcacal.htm  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://www.drcsports.com/RaceCalendar/index.php

www.trifind.com

 

For local non-athletic event calendars see:

www.Ameliaisland.com/calendar.aspx

www.islandchamber.com/events  

 

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 Charity Ride Team Captain Jacy Crosby at jacy.crosby@gmail.com  or see www.nfbc.us

NFBC Travel Team Events

November 16 – Tour de Cure

 

 November 23,24 – Bike MS: PGA Tour Cycle to Shore

Bike MS: PGA Tour Cycle to Shore Registration