1. Sixtwo Sundays, January 2
The first of a series of weekly 62.2-mile Sunday group rides for friends and members of the Miami Bike Scene MS Team. The ride takes off at the South Miami Metrorail Station at 1:30 p.m. sharp and goes through South Miami, Pinecrest, Palmetto Bay, Cutler Bay, Narranja, Homestead, and Florida City. We’ll make a brief stop at Robert Is Here for food and drinks and then commence the return trip. We should be back to South Miami by 6 p.m.
2. Loose Cannons on the Run Three-Year Anniversary, January 6
Come join us as we celebrate the longest-running monthly unsanctioned night race in Florida. We’re taking it back to basics, the way the race started on that frigid night in January 2008. The race is approximately 4.7 miles with one checkpoint on the North Venetian Causeway. At the checkpoint, racers will receive a commemorative spoke card and will have a drink in memory of Ferny “Lancito” Heria, Jr.
3. Emerge Critical Mass: Food Truck Frenzy, January 8
Ride to various food and dessert trucks throughout Miami. Bring your bike, cash, and a big appetite.
4. Tropical Cyclocross, January 9
The second-annual cyclocross race at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens.