Many charities and organizations sponsor a “run” for awareness and fund-raising. On November 9th, Polk County will be the home of the Hope Ride, a bicycle ride along the Ft. Fraser Trail. Benefiting the Pancreatic Cancer Alliance of Polk County (PCAP), the ride organizers hope to raise awareness of the fourth leading cause of cancer death.
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A panel of law enforcement officers who also enjoying riding bicycles in their free time will talk about the Florida laws as they pertain to bicyclists. Topics will include: • Come join your fellow bicyclist to hear the answers to such questions as “What does “3 feet to pass” mean? • Do I really need […]
Continue reading: The Rules, Responsibilities and Rights of Bicyclists
Each month (weather permitting) BikeLakeland organizes a Social Ride. For the month of October , Road & Trail Bicycles will host the October 21st BikeLakeland Social Ride. We’ll leave from Road & Trail and cross 98 to get on the Fort Fraser Trail for a ride into Bartow. It will be a 12 mile round […]
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According to reports, this evening Byers Levy, 59, was struck and killed while riding on Lake Hollingsworth Road at Fairhaven Drive. Lakeland Police say a white Toyota Camry driven by 74-year-old Ronald Akins was traveling northbound when witnesses say he lost control of his car and ran off the roadway. Akins reportedly veered back into […]
Continue reading: Cyclist Killed on Lake Hollingsworth Drive