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Friends of Lake Apopka FOLA 40 Bike Ride

Friends of Lake Apopka FOLA 40 Bike Ride

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 2 Apr 2017
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Location
Winter Garden City Hall

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FIRST EVER “FOLA 40” BIKE RIDE AROUND LAKE APOPKA – is scheduled for Sunday, April 2, 2017.  The 40-mile bike ride around Lake Apopka intends to: Raise awareness about the restoration Lake Apopka. The ride (not a race) will start at the Winter Garden Farmers Market area between 7:30-8am. Cyclists will head east on the West Orange Trail and ride counter-clockwise around the lake This is to dotwo MAJOR things: 1) Raise awareness about our two amazing trails (West Orange & Lake Apopka Loop)  2)Raise awareness of the need to connect the two trails.  To register for the ride please visit www.active.com and search for FOLA 40

There will be 4 rest stops (energy drink & energy bars provided by Crooked Can):

  • Magnolia Park (sponsor: City of Apopka)
  • Halfway point of the Lake Apopka Loop Trail (sponsor: St Johns River Water Management District)
  • Green Mountain Scenic Byway Trailhead (sponsor: Green Mountain Scenic Byway Committee)
  • Killarney Station(sponsor: Oakland Nature Preserve)
  • Finish at Crooked Can Brewery in Winter Garden

Lake Apopka Loop Trail is a gravel trail. Hybrid, mountain, or cyclo-cross bikes are recommended.  The registration fee is $40 and the first 100 registrants get a “FOLA 40” t-shirt and a free beverage!

Many thanks to our two primary sponsors:  Winter Garden Wheel Works & Crooked Can Brewing Company. | FOLA plans to make the FOLA 40 an annual event.

 

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