FloridaVelo EMAIL UPDATE – August 14 2014

UNIFORMS:

This Sunday is last call to order the FV Pink Kit (Cancer Awareness), http://www.mumuapparel.com/floridavelo.

We are in brainstorming and designing mode for next year’s uniforms – please email your ideas and suggestions.

UPCOMING SOCIALS:

Please R.S.V.P. by texting your name of 727-741-7250 by each Wednesday before the event.

Sat Aug 23 6:00pm – Social in Tampa Bay at Flamestone in Oldsmar (very casual)

Sat, Oct 18, 6:00pm – Pediatric Cancer Foundation Presentation of Gifts (pretty – same weekend as Ice Cream Hill)

Sat, Nov 15, 6:00pm  - Social in Orlando/Clermont (very casual – same weekend as Horrible Hundred)

Sat, Dec 5 6:00pm – Social in Naples (casual pretty – same weekend as Everyone Rides)

SPECIAL MENTION:

We wish Paige Kelly all the best as she trains hard to compete on Sep 7th at the  2014 Ironman 70.3 World Championships in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec.

UPCOMING RACING EVENTS:

Sep 4-7, USAC Masters Nationals:  Good luck to our members and all Florida riders participating at this event.

Sep 7, Palm Beach Cycling Classic.  Flyer, http://www.topviewsports.com/flyers/palmbeach100k.pdf. Online Registration, https://www.usacycling.org/register/2014-2234.  Hotel, $81 at the Fairfield Inn West Palm Beach Jupiter, http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/pbijp-fairfield-inn-and-suites-west-palm-beach-jupiter/. Some of us will be at Masters Nationals this weekend.

Sep 13-21, Vuelta a Colombia Masters:  Good luck to Ernie, Peter, and Pablo who will be participating in this 6 stages international event.

Sep 13-14, Pensacola Cycling Classic:  Flyer, https://www.usacycling.org/events/getflyer.php?permit=2014-2446.  Online Registration, https://www.bikereg.com/subway-pensacola-cycling-classic.  Hotel, http://www.pensacolacyclingclassic.com/#!lodging.

Oct 4-5, Gearlink Cup & Ice Cream Hill Road – no details available yet

Oct 18-19, Real Campione d’ Clermont – no details available yet

UPCOMING TOURING EVENTS:

Aug 30-1, Tour of Sebring, http://tourofsebring.com/index.php
Sep 27-28, Six Gaps, Georgia, http://www.cyclenorthgeorgia.com

Oct 10-12, Mount Dora Cycling Festival (email Tish Kelly for details, aubona5@aol.com), http://www.mountdorabicyclefestival.com

Oct 25-26, Gainesville Cycling Festival, http://gccfla.org/gcf/

Nov 15-16, Horrible Hundred, Clermont, http://www.horrible-hundred.com

Dec 6-7, Everyone Rides, Naples, http://www.everyonerides.org

FUN 2015 – SAVE THE DATES:

Feb 5-8, the 8th edition of the Tour of the Bahamas and 5th edition of the Ride for Hope are being combined into an amazing cycling weekend in Nasau.  FloridaVelo will be there in large to enjoy two touring rides, three races, and lots of jollying.

May 24, Nove Colli Gran Fondo, Rimini, Italy

Jul 20-27, Tour de France with Simon’s Gourmet Cycling, http://gourmetcyclingtravel.com/

Aug 15-Sep 7, Haute Route, http://www.hauteroute.org

Sep 19-27, UCI World Championships, Richmond VA

Oct 5-11, Vuelta a Mallorca

AS ALWAYS:

Call or email with any suggestions and questions.  FloridaVelo is YOUR team – put into it as much as you want to get out of it!

 

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