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Hearts for Our Hospital Big Bike Weekend Bicycle Challenge

Explore what is unique about The Villages® Community and enjoy the scenic country roads of Sumter, Lake and Marion counties. With 5 ride lengths, we have your number!


100, 64, 32, 20, and 10 miles

Start and finish location

La Hacienda Recreation Center (1200 Avenida Central, The Villages, FL)


  • 5 route options: 100, 64, 32, 20, 10 miles.
  • Rest stops.
  • Breakfast and lunch.
  • Mechanical support.
  • Marked routes.
  • Public Safety.
  • Pledge per mile ridden (optional).
  • Biergarten!
  • Door prizes!
  • Event jersey available for purchase.
  • Free event t-shirt! (if registered by Oct 21).


Special FREE club ride on Sunday, November 10 for all our Hearts for Our Hospital Bicycle Challenge participants! All ride levels welcome. These are "no drop" rides. Stay the weekend and enjoy all that The Villages® offers!

The ride will take place from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and will depart from/return to La Hacienda Rec Center.

Start time: 6:30 AM
End time: 1:00 PM
Location: La Hacienda Regional Recreation Center
Cost: $50 early registration
Contact: Shelly Scarbrough
Phone: 352.751.8871