Monday, July 6, 2020

July 6: Upcoming running/walking/bicycling/tri events

Upcoming events

There's nothing new on the race calendars for now. That doesn't stop many of us from going out for a bicycle ride, and with good reason.  If you haven't already, check out these great tips for new (and existing) bicycle owners.

When you go out, use common sense for your safety. Keep an eye on the weather forecast and do not go out in thunderstorms. First and foremost, always be aware of motorized traffic, behind and in front of you. Use bike paths and lanes if possible. Adhere to the rules of the road. Stop where you must, signal your direction, ride on the right side. And by all means, do not try to mingle with high speed multi-lane motor vehicle traffic.

The number of Covid-19 cases in our area is still rising. It seems reasonable advice to keep protecting yourself and others by practicing social distance (at least 6' distance, more when you're exercising, use common sense) and using a face mask when and where appropriate. Stay healthy. Visit and for more information.

For the latest on organized events, check the usual websites such as Fort Myers Track Club (, Gulf Coast Runners (, Caloosa Riders (, and South West Florida Critical Mass (

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