Month of October , 2009

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Reminder 2009 AGM Wednesday October 28th

*UPDATE* 2008 AGM Minutes and 2009 reports previously available on-line in the Members Zone Forum have been updated with reports from the Racing Program. You must be an OBC member with a valid bulletin board id for access.  

Wednesday October 28, 2009 and open to all Club members. Festival Control Room, Main Floor near Laurier Street entrance, Ottawa City Hall . Socialize 6.30pm, meeting starts 7.00pm. All OBC members are encouraged to attend the AGM. It is an important opportunity to nominate your directors, as well as socialize with fellow members.

Appreciation Night - November 5th

Our First Annual Appreciation and Wind-up Night for Group Leaders and Clinic Instructors will be held in the downstairs meeting room (party room) on Thursday November 5th.

Ottawa Bicycle Club on Facebook

Ottawa Bicycle Club on Facebook

For OBC members who use Facebook, you can join the official OBC Facebook fan page to receive all club announcements in your Facebook news feed.  Become a fan of the OBC here:


Time Change for October 25th Cyclocross

Kingston, Lake Ontario Park , Eastern vs. Southern Ontario Series Challenge

Race 1, 10:30 a.m.: Master B, C, D, E men , women, junior women and younger, novice men and U15 and younger males

Race 2, Noon.: Elite men and women, master A men, junior men and U17 men

Registration: 7:30 am to 10:00 am for both races.
The races will be run using the Eastern Ontario formula: mass starts, UCI age-based categories for masters (except women), all categories race for one hour and no prize money (but only $15 for a day entry). Riders will be provided with race numbers.

Social - October 21st - Hot Yoga

Social - October 21st - Hot Yoga

Moksha yoga is a series of traditional yoga postures created for practice in a heated room ( 37 C )
Moksha yoga helps improve the immune system, cardiovascular system, muscle tone, flexibility, endurance, balance, focus, energy levels, breathing and overall well being. Come prepared to participate in the presentation; bring a mat or towel. Free passes to the studio will be available. Check them out here:

End of Year Party - November 13th

  • Where - Army Officers' Mess , 149 Somerset
  • Cocktails 6:30pm
  • Dinner 7:30pm
  • Awards
  • Dance 9:00pm

For the cost of $35.00 you can enjoy a lovely dinner with a glass of wine, celebrate your personal cycling achievements, socialize with your friends and dance up a storm.

Club office hours

Club office hours

The Club Office will be closed for the Thanksgiving weekend and then will be switching to winter hours, Wednesday 3-8pm and Saturday 9-12 noon. E-mail messages to the Club Office will be checked daily during the winter.