Saturday, February 16, 2019

Meet Up: at 11:00 am: Loves Travel Stop, 45000 US 27, Davenport, FL
Depart: at 11:30 am

We will be ryding to this event at Ferg's Sports Bar, 1320 Central Ave. St. Petersburg, FL again this year. All benefits go to our major charity organization, The Road Warrior Foundation.

DRINK BEER OR DON’T, IT DOESN’T MATTER. SUPPORT OUR HEROES AND FEEL GOOD ABOUT IT! The 5th Annual Hops For Heroes Craft Beer Festival benefiting the Road Warrior Foundation will have over 30 breweries offering over 100 different beers, music by DJ Professor, Silent Auctions, giveaways and more fun. Join us in supporting our nations heroes and sampling some tasty brews for this years festival!

Pre-Register here or click the image to submit your $35.00 registration fee prior to the event. (The fee is $45.00 at the event)

Click on the map for the GPS file of the ryde.

Click the map for the GPS file.

Click the map for the GPS file.

Post a comment below if you plan to join in this event. Hope to see you on the ryde.

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Saturday, January 26, 2019

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We will be starting out from our favorite sponsoring dealership (Central Florida PowerSports) and will ryde to our lunch and meeting destination in DeBary. 

We have also opened our 2019 Board Nominations Form (click the button to the right). We will once again be utilizing our website and a custom form for the nomination process. Within the form, you will find a description of the main responsibilities for each position along with a listing of all current paid members through December 30, 2018 that are eligible to hold office.  Please select a member you wish to nominate in each drop-down and click the submit button.  Your submission will be recorded and we will begin to draft ballot sheets for our meeting.  Nominations will be accepted up to Wednesday, January 23rd and I ask that before nominating someone for a position, please make sure you read the requirements which are posted prior to entering the form.


Agenda

  • Discuss Changes to the Bylaws -

  1. Discuss suggested changes to the membership section. Expend this section to include all 3-wheeled and 2-wheel street legal motorcycles and autocycles.

  2. Remove the requirement of associated member needing a sponsor.

  • 501c3 2019 Chapter Charities - Discussion and vote 2019 Supported Charities

  • Voting in of the 2019 Board Members


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Ryde and Lunch Details - 

Meet up -
         Central Florida PowerSports at 9:00am

Feet up will be at 9:30am, route to lunch will be 78 miles. Meeting & Lunch will be at Swamp House Grill in DeBary with an arrival time of 12:00pm.

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Saturday, January 19, 2019

Meet up at Central Florida PowerSports at 10:00 am and Depart at 10:30 am. We’ll take a scenic route around Lake Toho then north on Narcoossee Road and around the Orlando Airport to lunch at Fish On Fire. After lunch we go to a great Ice Cream shop, Red Cone Ice Cream.

Should be a great, fun ryde. Hope you can join us.

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Post a comment if you plan to join this event.

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Join us Saturday, December 29th for our end of year ryde. We will ryde to Newberry, FL to meet up with our Jacksonville Chapter / Friends. Meet up will be at Wawa in Sanford (Rt 46 and I-4) starting at 8:30. Feet up will be at 9am for nice ryde through parts of the Ocala National Forest.

The ryde up to Newberry will be 133 miles and we should arrive around 11:45am. Both the ryde up and back will take us through Florida’s Horse County and at this time of year the fields should be active. On our way back to Central Florida we will stop at the Okahumpka Rest Stop before parting ways.

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Saturday, December 22, 2018

As a token of our appreciation for being our sponsor, our chapter members traditionally host a Pizza Party for the entire team at Central Florida PowerSports at Christmas.

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On Saturday, December 22,  members of the Board along with club members will at CFPS during the morning and early afternoon hours to show our appreciation. We ask that members in stop in and wish the team a Very Merry Christmas. Because lunch is sponsored by member donations and not the club, those that have donated to lunch and wish to join us please be at CFPS by 11:30.  It is important that if you are looking to join us for lunch that you sign up and help with the donation.

We will have a local ryde planned for after lunch.

Sign up below. Hope to see you there.

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Saturday, December 15, 2018

This is an early start but well worth an early wake-up. We will meet up at Love’s Travel Stop, 45000 US-27, Davenport, FL at 5:45 am and depart at 6:15 am to arrive at the ryde start as a group. The escorted ryde to Bushnell National Cemetery departs from the Florida Polytechnic University in Lakeland promptly at 8:00 am. We should arrive at the starting location around 6:45 am.

Learn more about Wreaths Across America - Bushnell, here.

Please join us to honor our fallen heroes. Post a comment if you plan to attend.

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Saturday, November 17, 2018

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Click on image for more about Gator Joe's

Led by President Carter, join this ryde for a fun time and lunch at Gator Joe's in Ocklawaha, FL on beautiful Lake Weir.

Departure is from the Wawa in Winter Garden located at 13501 W Colonial Dr, Winter Garden, FL 34787.

Meet up at 8:30 am to leave at 9:00 am. Travel time will about 2 hr. 50 min. including a bio break mid way in the ryde. We should arrive at Gator Joe's around noon.

This looks to be a great ryde through back roads to enjoy a good lunch. Oh and we will be having lunch with our Jacksonville Chapter Friends…what better way to spend a Saturday!

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Click on the image for the GPS File

Post a comment below if you plan to go on this ryde.

We will then return to Eustis to get folks back to the Central Florida Area.

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Saturday, November 3, 2018

Central Florida US Spyder Ryders will meet up at the RaceTrac, 20005 US-441, Mt Dora, FL to ryde to the starting location so we can be grouped together on the ryde starting from Seminole Powersports North, 15821 US-441, Eustis, FL.

Meet up time is 8:00 am and we will depart at 8:30 am. Seminole Powersports North in just a short distance away.

This should be a fun day to meet new ryders and take a ryde that ends at OBs Restaurant and Lounge, 1750 N Woodland Dr, Deland, Fl. SPS will provide a light breakfast and the registration fee includes a patch, T-shirt, full lunch, vendors available and live band. Enter your T-shirt size when donating.

Donation to register: $35 Individual,  $60 with passenger Select: Registration Donation for Seminole Powersports North, Eustis. Register before October 1st and be eligible for a early registration drawing.

Post a comment if you plan to join us to ryde for the Road Warrior Foundation. Hope to see you there.

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Saturday, October 13, 2018

The Homes for Our Troops start time is earlier this year. We will be meeting up at the Wawa in Sanford at Rt 46 (4660 W Sr-46) and I-4 at 6:30am with a feet up time of 7:00 sharp.  Our route to the event will take us up US 17 to Palatka where we will top off at the Raceway on US 17 (200 S US Highway 17) before heading in to the Sam Hogg Pavilion. To expedite registration at the event, you are encouraged to PRE-REGISTER HERE: https://seminoleelectric2018.myhfotusa.org/Donate/Tickets.

Download GPX file for our ryde to the event here.

CLICK ON IMAGE TO PRE-REGISTER

CLICK ON IMAGE TO PRE-REGISTER

Event Details:

It is a day of fun, fellowship, great food and raising money for Homes For Our Troops. This will be the 6th year that the event has contributed to HFOT.

The unescorted ride will start at the Sam Hogg Pavilion, located at Seminole Electric. The approximate address for the pavilion is 274 West River Road, Palatka, FL.  The route is yet to be determined, and details will be added as they are determined.

The ride is scheduled to end at the Texas Roadhouse in Gainesville, where lunch will be provided by the restaurant, and will be served at 12:30 p.m. The address of the Texas Roadhouse in Gainesville is 3830 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL.

Registration will begin promptly at 8:45 a.m. Registration will NOT begin until 8:45! First bike out will be 9:00 a.m. with the last bike out at 9:30 a.m. and last bike in by 12:30 p.m.

Since we will be starting an hour earlier than our normal time, beginning at 8:30 a.m, a light breakfast of pastries/doughnuts and coffee/juice will be provided.

At registration, you will receive a Ride Package which will include a map route and detailed instructions of the run. There will be prizes for best ($200) and worst ($100) roll of the dice, and drawings for door prizes. Additional dice roll sheets, 50/50 tickets, and door prize tickets will be available for sale.

The cost is $25.00 per rider which includes: an event t-shirt, one raffle ticket for door prizes, goodie bag, dice roll sheet with instructions, and a meal bracelet for the end of the ride. 

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