29th Annual Tour de Forts Classic
Sunday, September 13, 2020 at Solomon Calhoun Community Center
The North Florida Bicycle Club hosts the 29th Annual Tour de Forts Classic on Sunday, September 13, 2020, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Cyclists are invited to participate in this bicycle tour through several scenic and historic routes in St. Johns County.
The ride begins at the Solomon Calhoun Community Center, where cyclists can choose their route of approximately 25, 40, 55, 77, or 100 miles. The routes wind through uniquely scenic and historic areas from the historic Castillo de San Marcos National Monument in downtown St. Augustine to Fort Matanzas and the beautiful beaches along Scenic Highway A1A. The longer routes will take cyclists on the Palatka-to-St.-Augustine State Trail and along the St. Johns River.
More than 700 cyclists and their families are expected to participate in the September 13 event. A portion of the registration fees will go to support the North Florida Bicycle Club’s Pedaling for Safety 501(c)3. Registration for this supported ride includes pre-ride snacks, rest stops, and a post-ride lunch and party.
Registration: Registration fees start at $55 per person per race and increase to $70.00 on the day of the race. (See Registration Fee table above on right.) North Florida Bicycle Club members receive a $10 discount. Early registrants (by August 16, 2020) can choose between free socks or a T-shirt. Visit here to register.
When: Sunday, September 13, 2020. Doors open for packet pick-up and day-of-ride registration at 6:30 a.m. Individual routes depart from 7:30 to 8:00 a.m. Lunch is served from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: The Solomon Calhoun Community Center is located at 1300 Duval St. in St. Augustine, FL 32084