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Amelia Islander

Endless Summer Watermelon Ride 2015

Aug 19, 2015 02:00AM
The North Florida Bicycle Club invites cyclists to their 26th Annual Endless Summer Watermelon Ride on Sunday, September 13, 2015. Join cyclists of all speeds along the ocean on scenic Amelia Island through historic, tree lined Fernandina Beach and south to the beautiful Talbot Island State Parks and the St. John’s River. This supported ride includes snacks, rest stops, post-ride lunch, mechanical support, motorcycle escorts, and roving support teams. Routes are available at 21, 32, 55, 75 and 100 miles. Come for the ride and stay for the weekend, and of course, ice-cold watermelon! Amelia Island has special lodging options for weekend cyclists; more information can be found on the North Florida Bicycle Club’s web site at

The North Florida Bicycle Club encourages all people to participate in bicycling - a fun activity that for recreation, transportation, fitness, and competition. They serve the North Florida community in promoting safer conditions for cyclists and other road and trail users. They are committed to support bicycling through social activities, education, leadership by example, and civic involvement. They also host organized bike rides seven days a week designed for riders of all levels of skill, focusing on a safe cycling experience.