Kendra Newman

Kendra Newman, Member at Large Kendra made the move from Ohio to Florida in 2001 and loves that the weather allows cycling all year. New to the Bike Florida Board in 2016 she is enthusiastic about encouraging everyone to get on a bike for short or long rides. She is...

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Bike to Work Day – One Rider’s Perspective

  BIKE TO WORK DAY - ONE RIDER'S PERSPECTIVE By Kendra Newman, Bike Florida Board of Directors Member In honor of Bike to Work Day, I documented my morning commute to encourage others to try riding their bikes to work. Bike to Work Day calls for a special ride to...

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2017 Gullah Geechee Spring Tour Recap

2017 Gullah Geechee Spring Tour Recap         Joy Hancock  Tour Director   Q: What were your responsibilities during the tour?  Putting out fires and herding cats.  🙂 Q: What was your favorite route? Why?  This is like asking a parent which child is...

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GG Day 3: Palatka Day

  PALATKA DAY ON BIKE FLORIDA Day 3: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 PALATKA AND PUTNAM COUNTY WELCOME BIKE FLORIDA! Post by Linda Crider: Proud Palatka Resident, Bike Florida Founder, and Former Executive Director The Riverfront rest stop is open from 8:00am until...

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VeloSante: Your Onsite Tent Porter and Shuttle Service

VeloSante: Tent Porter & Airport shuttle This year we are delighted to have VeloSante Cycling Services to offer concierge and transportation services for our 2017 Bike Florida Gullah Geechee Spring Tour. Their services are designed to enhance your experience...

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Volunteer Spotlight: Mark Schachter

Volunteer Spotlight: Mark Schachter For our latest volunteer spotlight, meet Mark Schachter, a repeat Spring Tour participant and one of the biggest members of our fan club.   Q: Why did you initially decide to participate in our spring tour? A: Plain and simple:...

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Gullah Geechee Pre-Ride Recap

GULLAH GEECHEE PRE-RIDE RECAP By Bike Florida Executive Director Joy Hancock A week long bicycle tour is no mean feat.  Route planning is particularly challenging, as we strive to find routes that are: 1) interesting, scenic, and varied, 2) safe, 3) not too long and...

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2017 Confirmed Registrations

***Updated on February 13, 2017*** First Name Last Name State Roger McLarry FL Kaye Lecuyer FL Catherine Ray VA Charles Hayes GA Fannie Slabaugh OH Leon Slabaugh OH fran adams va Linda Walker Ga Dean Karlen BC Eleanor Willing BC Jack Sosbee Ga Margaret Edwards Fl...

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GG Jersey

Register Routes Volunteer Sleep Food & Fun Get Involved Gullah Geechee Tour Jerseys Our jerseys cost $70 and can be purchased either online through registration or on site.  Full week riders who register in September get a jersey included for free as a special...

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Safety Videos

Register Routes Volunteer Sleep Food & Fun Get Involved Bike Florida Safety Videos You must watch all 10 of the following safety videos BEFORE completing the Registration for the Gullah Geechee Spring Tour. These videos are important to ensuring the safety of you...

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Overview

REGISTER   |   ROUTES   | VOLUNTEER   |   SLEEP   |   FOOD/FUN   |   GET INVOLVED Gullah Geechee Tour Overview This year’s Spring Tour will be a wagon wheel format ride with one base camp and many loops. No move days No packing & unpacking Pick your site and stay...

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