Bike Rental

 Bikes – Rental
For bike rental, we have once again partnered with Key Largo Bike Tours and Rentals. Perfect for the athlete on the go who wants to fly into town, get their bike at registration and drop off right after the ride. For more information and to reserve our rental, click here.

Downtown Bicycles a legacy sponsor also has a number of bikes available to rent both Carbon Fiber and Aluminum. For more information contact Christy Falco or by calling Christy at 754-265-7872

To reserve your rental or bike transport CLICK HERE

Basic Information for rental from Downtown Bicycles:

Rental for aluminum bikes – 199.00.  The bike will be picked up at UM Thursday and dropped off in KW at Pier at the closing ceremony Saturday. Click here to book with Downtown Bicycles

Rental for carbon bike – 275.00. The bike will be picked up at UM Thursday and dropped off in KW at Truman Pier at the closing ceremony Saturday.

Bike Build/Transport

I will be dropping my bike off/picking up at –

___  Downtown Bicycles South

___  Downtown Bicycles North

I would like Downtown Bicycles to:

Assemble my bike in Fort Lauderdale and pick-up from DTB – $70

Disassemble, ship back to me after the ride (I will provide pre-paid shipping label) – $70

Transport my bike from Fort Lauderdale to Registration/Check-In  – $30

Transport my bike from Key West to Fort Lauderdale  – $50

I want Downtown Bicycles to do all of these things and get a discount – $185

We encourage you to make your arrangements as early as possible.

Bike Shipping and/or Transport

Want to send your bike ahead? We will help make it easy

Once again, Downtown Bicycles will assist the ride and you with your bike shipping needs. This year, they are offering four options to help you get your bike to where it needs to be, whether you’re out of state or close by! And Downtown Bicycles will be donating back a portion of all fees charged for their services to the SMART Ride!

Option 1: To ship your bike to Fort Lauderdale for the ride:

  • Ship to Downtown Bicycles to arrive one week before ride Orientation Day. The fee for assembly and adjustments is $70. Bikes will be at registration by noon on orientation day.
  • You are responsible for shipping to Downtown Bicycle with your bike packed in an appropriate box. Mark the box AND tag your bike with your name and rider number.

Option 2: To ship your bike back to you after the ride:

  • Downtown Bicycles will bring the bike from Key West, disassemble and package your bike, the fee is $70. Bikes will ship back to riders (in the box they were received in) during the week immediately following the ride.
  • You can provide a prepaid return shipping label to Downtown Bicycles. Or we can transport your bike through Bikeflights (i.e. FedEx) and will bill after the Ride.

Option 3: To transport your bike to check-in/registration from Fort Lauderdale:biketransport

  • Live fairly close but want to get your assembled bike to registration/check-in from Fort Lauderdale? The fee is $30. Bikes must be at Downtown Bicycles by Wednesday of ride week. Bikes will be at registration by noon on orientation day.

Option 4: To transport your bike back to Fort Lauderdale after the ride:

  • Want to get your assembled bike back to Fort Lauderdale from Key West after the ride? The fee is $50. Bikes will be available for pick at Downtown Bicycles the Sunday immediately following the ride (11 AM – 4 PM) and during regular business hours. BIKES MUST BE PICKED UP NO LATER THAN November 30th.

To get more information or to ask questions, please fill out the bike shipping form below. If you need to reach out to Downtown Bicycles directly you can be reached by e-mailing at or by calling Christy at (754)265-7872‬. There are also rental bikes available, call for information.