Florida Keys 1000
Version No. 2.0
revised: January 7, 2017
Iron Butt Association, Chicago, Illinois
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The Florida Keys 1000 is a
ride between Key
Largo, Florida and Key West, Florida on a two lane
speed restricted highway. In order to ride 1000 miles, you must
ride this route, and return 5 times. The challenge of the ride is
the sheer monotony of riding back and forth, though the small
communities of the Keys, and across the open bridges of the Overseas
Read the rules for
the iconic SaddleSore 1000 on the Ironbutt
Association site. The rules for this ride are similar and you
will get valuable background information.
Documentation: See here.
Remittance Fee: $40
DBR - Dated Business Receipt
A DBR is a machine generated receipt with the date, time and LOCATION
on it. Check it - do not assume it is correct. A receipt
with an incorrect time/date/location is worthless. Check and
The ride must be completed
in less than 24 hours.
You may start at Key Largo or Key
You must ride the route,
and return, five times.
You must get a DBR at the
start and at Key West and Key Largo each time. You will have eleven DBRs for this ride.
You must ride at least 1,000 miles on this ride. Be sure to check
the mileages between your starting and ending checkpoints on each of
Your official time is determined by the starting
and ending receipts. PLEASE check these documents and make sure
the clock and date are correct!
IS REQUIRED for this ride.
Limited quantities of these items are available from the iba estore.