2020 Champions Ride Approved Media Advisory

Media Advisory


For Immediate Release
Feb. 10, 2020

Trenda McPherson

(850) 414-4025


 Steve Olson
(386) 943-5479


FDOT to host 45-mile ride to promote bicycle safety


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) Safety Office and NASCAR driver Scott Lagasse, Jr. will host NASCAR drivers/crew, world champion triathletes, professional cyclists and other celebrities on a 45-mile ride to promote bicycle safety. The ride will honor Deputy Frank Scofield of the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office. Deputy Scofield lost his life while participating in a training ride in 2019.

Event Details:

WHAT:          6th Annual Champions Ride for Bicycle Safety Press Conference and Photo Op

WHO:             FDOT, Scott Lagasse, Jr

WHEN:           February 13, 2020, 9:15 A.M.

WHERE:        549 County Road 415, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168

ON-SITE CONTACT:     Trenda McPherson, (850) 545-0580