Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort on Florida’s Emerald Coast will be the backdrop for The Sandestin Beach Bicycle Tour May 13 -15 as hundreds of cyclists venture through Northwest Florida. The weekend bicycle event is designed for all road cyclists.
Participants will get an opportunity to soak in a scenic bike ride alongside pristine beaches including a rest stop in charming Seaside and also enjoy post-ride activities and mechanical support.
On Saturday, 30 and 60 mile rides will begin at Baytowne Marina at Sandestin and head East to Scenic Hwy 30A. The 30 mile ride will stop at Seaside then return back to the Sandestin. The 60 mile ride will continue down 30A and turn around at Rosemary Beach. On Sunday, the 15 mile loop will begin at Baytowne Marina and head West to Scenic Hwy Old 98. The ride follows this road to the end where cyclists will turn back to Sandestin. All routes are very flat and include gulf views. Participants and their families will be able to enjoy activities at the Marina throughout the weekend. All rides start at 8:00 a.m. at Baytowne Marina with pre-tour instructions at 7:30 a.m.
The Sandestin Beach Bicycle Tour will benefit Alaqua Animal Refuge, an independent, non-profit organization located on Florida’s Emerald Coast that advocates the general welfare and humane treatment of animals by providing shelter, prevention of pet overpopulation and adoption services. Finz Beachside Grille will be participating in Dine for The Dogs on Saturday, May 14 with a portion of the proceeds going to help animals in need.
Receive a discount on your tour entry as well as special room rates when you book a package at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort by mentioning code BIKE11. For more information call (855) 348-1894 or visit www.sandestinbicycletour.com.