Sandestin Beach Bicycle Tour May 14-15

April 12, 2011

Event to benefit Alaqua Animal Refuge

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort on Florida’s Emerald Coast will be the backdrop for The Sandestin Beach Bicycle Tour this May 14-15 as hundreds of cyclists venture through scenic South Walton. 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 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 resort. 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 you will turn around and head back to the resort. All routes are very flat and include gulf views. Enjoy activities at the marina throughout the weekend. All rides start at 8 a.m. at Baytowne Marina with pre-tour instructions at 7:30 a.m.
Cost: $50
Register: click here
Contact info:
Sandestin Beach Bicycle Tour
 9300 Emerald Coast Pkwy W, 
Destin, Florida 32550
phone (855) 348-1894
 fax (850) 267-5500 email:

The event benefits 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 restaurant 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. Call (855) 348-1894 and mention promo code BIKE11.