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Gatineau Park Fall Road Closures

1 month 3 weeks ago
Not news to some, but possibly worth sharing to those that do the Gats Loop using Fortune Lake Parkway going up.... Gatineau Park - Fall Rhapsody - September 30 to October 22, 2017 Look like there will be limited access to some of the Gatineau Parkways during Leaf Peeper Season, most notably

Facebook contest for 2000th follower

1 month 4 weeks ago
Facebook contest for 2000th follower We are nearing 2000 followers on the club facebook page. Become the 2000th follower and win an OBC jersey and bib shorts. Follow us on facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/OttawaBicycleClub Prize must be collected in the club office. [image: newJersey

Another ride option

2 months 1 week ago
Want an end of season road ride? Consider the annual Hilly Hundred October 14 th 2017. Back for the 12 th year of well supported riding through the hills of north hastings out of the village of Bancroft. www.hillyhundred.ca Happy Trails Greg Cooper

Sunday Ride cancelled (September 3rd)

2 months 2 weeks ago
Sunday Ride cancelled (September 3rd) The Sunday rides are cancelled due to the high probability of rain, combined with strong winds and cold weather. The maps will still be available on the club calendar for our hardiest club members that would still want to ride the routes. Have a great long

September Spokesperson

2 months 2 weeks ago
September Spokesperson The September issue of the Spokesperson has been distributed via e-mail. It is also available on-line. admin Fri, 09/01/2017 - 17:04 Full story on the OBC homepage: http://www.ottawabicycleclub.ca/story-2017-09-01

Bicycle Film Festival - September 9

2 months 2 weeks ago
Don't forget to get your tickets to the Bicycle Film Festival! $20 for a night of films, friends and fun at the beautiful Saint Brigid's Centre for the Arts! Get your tickets through Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/transportation-equity-summit-tickets-35797023862 Mandy

Re: Holder needed for the last two Open TTs

2 months 2 weeks ago
Thanks to all who've responded. Help has been found! On Monday, August 28, 2017 at 3:49:01 PM UTC-4, peter.tregunno wrote: > > We're looking for a holder for the Open TTs on August 31 and Sept 7. If > you can help, please drop me an email at peter.t...@gmail.com. I'll give > the "holder training"

Build a Touring Bike from Scratch

2 months 2 weeks ago
Hello Everyone! I am new to this forum. I have just moved back to Ottawa and something I would like to do while I am here is build a touring bicycle. I am almost entirely a newbie to the biking world. I am looking for any advice, information, comments, knowledge, places to get parts, wise words

WTT Invitational Tuesday, August 29th

2 months 3 weeks ago
WTT Invitational Tuesday, August 29th You are invited to the Women's TT Invitational on Tuesday, August 29th. Registration at the Aviation Museum parking lot around 5:30-6:00pm. All members may participate in the 15km time trial so long as your team contains at least one woman. Please RSVP

Tonight's ride cancelled

2 months 3 weeks ago
Tonight's ride cancelled The Tuesday evening ride (August 22nd) is cancelled due to the high risk of severe thunderstorms. admin Tue, 08/22/2017 - 11:11 Full story on the OBC homepage: http://www.ottawabicycleclub.ca/story-2017-08-22

Carpool to start of weekend rides?

2 months 3 weeks ago
Hi fellow cyclists! I would like to join the weekend rides as well as some Tuesday rides, however I do not own a car (only bicycles :). This makes it difficult for me to get to the starting points (March Road, etc). Are there any people who drive from downtown and would have space for an extra

Eddy Merckx TT option - August 31

2 months 3 weeks ago
The August 31st open TT will have an optional Eddy Merckx category. What's an Eddy Merckx TT, you ask? The rule of thumb is don't use anything that wasn't around in 1972. But that's too strict... we all don't have classic steel road bikes with 5 speed corncobs and silk tubulars on polished

OBC Golf ‘Nine & Dine’ August 25th, 2017

2 months 3 weeks ago
OBC Golf ‘Nine & Dine’ August 25th, 2017 At Amberwood Village Golf & Country Club, Stittsville For you cyclists who love to golf, do we have a treat for you! The OBC Golf ‘Nine & Dine’ is back.Two tee times at 5:03 and 5:12 p.m. For you cyclists who love to golf, do we have a treat for you! The