2 Days, 165 Miles // November 13-14, 2015 // Orientation Day, November 12, 2015

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world, indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.  ~Margaret Mead

Total Raised

$209,498.18

raised so far!

Top Individual Producer

1. Joseph Locke $17,206
2. Sandy Blumberg $4,345
3. Uli Schackmann $4,292
4. Roland Merchant $4,220
5. Lawrence Davanzo $3,660

Top Teams

Top Crew Team

1. Motorcycle $5,825
2. Massage Crew $3,745
3. Recycle/Store Crew $2,500
4. Sweep G $1,855
5. Bike Tech $600
6. Bike Parking $365
7. Pit Stop 1 $150
8. Pit Stop 3 $150
9. Pit Stop Lunch $100
10. Photographer $100

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  • Tampa/St Pete
  • Orlando
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We have partnered with ACE Ride experienced bike transport company to collect your bikes from a central location in your back yard and delivered to MorningStar Renewal Center in Miami and then to pick up your bike following closing ceremonies and return it to central locations in your hometown. No more worrying about “How do I get my bike to Miami”?, “How do I get my bike back after the ride?”

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The SMART Ride

 SR12_Vector_Wheel_LogoSMART Ride is unique to fundraising in so many ways, but first and foremost it’s our guarantee that 100% of every penny you raise will go to AIDS Service Organizations around Florida. Since 2003 that has represented over $6.4 million dollars, that’s more than a little impressive and something every past and present participant should be very proud of.

SMART Ride starts on Thursday November 12th with orientation day in Miami. On Friday NovembeR-6 Detailsr 13th the ride opens with an escorted ride out and then travels south 100 miles to Duck Key where we overnight.

On Saturday November 14th our journey continues, passing over bridges, stopping at pit stops, enjoying lunch and finally arriving 65 miles later in Key West to cheers and smiling faces.

We celebrate first at the AIDS Memorial at the White Street Pier and then throughout the evening with parties to recognize the collaborative effort of each participant. You don’t have to be an athlete to participate, DSC_0726you can ride a bike, or help drive a vehicle, you can bring your skills as a massage therapists, a nurse, or doctor, you can be a cheerleader or a an individual with just a desire to make a difference. Whatever your reason for joining this adventure we welcome you.

Won’t you join us? Register before October and your registration fee is only $95 and it covers your food,  your overnight housing in the middle keys and memories that are priceless. Questions, just reach out, we are here to help.

Debbi’s Corner
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Words from our Rider Rep Manager: Click Here to read Debbi’s words of wisdom (or helpful hints…)


SMART Ride 12 Crew

SMART Ride does not happen without the incredible crew that does everything fromSR11 Heroes serve Gatorade to entertain at pit stops, drive vehicles, lift cases of water, deliver smiles and the occasional hug. They cheer you on, they lift you up and they help make SMART Ride a success. With all the fun they are all instrumental in keeping the riders and each other safe from the elements of nature and the unforeseen incidents that occur on an open road. We thank each crew member who marks the route, massages cramped muscles and serves us all meals. If you would like to be part of this amazing crew, register today by clicking here and become one of a small group of heroes helping change the world.

 

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You have helped raise...

over $6,400,00.00 in the past decade.

Thank You!

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Calendar of Events

  1. Fort Lauderdale Bicycle Training Ride

    September 5 @ 7:00 am-9:00 am

  2. Fort Lauderdale Bicycle Training Ride- All Levels

    September 6 @ 7:00 am-9:00 am

  3. FLAT Tire Changing and Nutrition Clinic

    September 9 @ 7:00 pm-8:00 pm

  4. Cheese-O-Rama 3 to Benefit SMART Ride

    September 9 @ 7:30 pm-9:30 pm

  5. Fort Lauderdale Bicycle training Ride all levels

    September 12 @ 7:00 am-9:00 am

  6. Participant Information Sessions: Metro Charities (Metro Wellness and Community Centers in Tampa/St Pete)

    September 13

  7. Fort Lauderdale Training Ride-All Levels

    September 13 @ 7:00 am-9:00 am

  8. Broward County Info Session-Village Pub

    September 15 @ 5:30 pm-6:30 pm

  9. Fort Lauderdale Training Ride-All Levels

    September 19 @ 7:00 am-9:00 am

  10. Central Florida Info Session

    September 19 @ 10:00 am-11:00 am