OBC Youth Program 2018

9 hours 28 minutes ago
OBC Youth Program 2018 Attention all youth riders and their parents! The approach of spring means that another OBC Youth Program season is just around the corner. This program, delivered by dedicated coaches and volunteers, introduces young riders (typically 5-18 years of age) to cycling (road,

advice on riding to Portland, Maine from Ottawa

1 day 2 hours ago
This is to request advice for a summer solo ride from Ottawa to Old Orchard Beach, just south of Portland in Maine. Google Maps is showing various routes of between 630km and 670km:,+ON+K2E+7H4/Old+Orchard+Beach,+ME,+USA/@44.5278638,-74.1614908,8z/data=!3m1!

Virginia Registration Update

1 day 9 hours ago
Virginia Registration Update Registration for the Spring to Virginia is very low at this time. Six members have registered so far, including the coordinator. The tour requires many more registrations by the March 1 deadline to proceed. Otherwise it will be cancelled. Contact the OBC office for

RLCT 2018

4 days 3 hours ago
RLCT 2018 It's been sunny and above 0 degrees Celsius for the past two days... those warm sunny spring days are not too far away. Over 740 cyclists have registered. Are you one of them? [image: Party_zone.jpg] admin Mon, 02/19/2018 - 14:44 Full story on the OBC homepage: https://www.ottawab

OBC Trip to Forest City Velodrome April 6-8

6 days 1 hour ago
OBC Trip to Forest City Velodrome April 6-8 Our next trip to the Forest City Velodrome (FCV) in London, is planned for Friday April 6th to Sunday April 8th.FCV is a really fun track to ride - great for both new and experienced riders. Our long-weekend trips to FCV are by far the best way to get

Facebook contest winner

1 week 4 days ago
Facebook contest winner Congratulations to Becca Carroll who won a jersey and bibshorts by being the 2000th person to like us on facebook. Who will be 3000? admin Mon, 02/12/2018 - 13:39 Full story on the OBC homepage:

Northumberland Registration Open

2 weeks ago
Northumberland Registration Open May 18 to 21, 2018. Registration open on the Northumberland page. Spring Riding in Southern Ontario! The annual OBC tour to Coburg is once again scheduled for the May long weekend at the Breakers Motel, we check in on Friday and usually finish on Monday

RLCT Registration

2 weeks 1 day ago
RLCT Registration It's been 7 days since RLCT registration opened. It's snowy and blowy, but we promise in June, there won't be snow on the Rideau Lakes ride. Exactly 511 riders have signed up. Have you? [image: kayle-kaupanger-186744.jpg] admin Thu, 02/08/2018 - 09:30 Full story on the OBC

re-welding titanium?

2 weeks 4 days ago
Hello all! The brake bridge on my Ti road bike is a little too low to allow for fenders. Does anyone know if a Ti frame can be re-welded, so that this brake bridge can be repositioned? Am I correct in understanding that such a modification can only be done on a steel frame?

February Spokesperson

3 weeks 1 day ago
February Spokesperson The February issue of the Spokesperson has been distributed via e-mail. It is also available on-line. admin Thu, 02/01/2018 - 18:36 Full story on the OBC homepage:

Advanced Skills Clinic Registration Open

3 weeks 4 days ago
Advanced Skills Clinic Registration Open Registration open on the Advanced Skills Clinic page. This is a nine-week clinic aimed at experienced riders who want to develop the skills needed to ride safely in a group with a high level of skill and fun. The sessions will take place on Monday

Re: Looking for Virginia Roommate

3 weeks 4 days ago
Hello. I now have a roommate for the Virginia Tour. I hope lots of you are going! Sean On Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 2:01:45 PM UTC-5, OBC Office Admin wrote: > Sean Crowe is looking for a roommate for the Virginia Tour. Please > contact him if interested at or 613-668-3954

Only 4 days

3 weeks 5 days ago
Only 4 days Four days until RLCT 2018 registration opens. Are you ready to commit to riding it this year? admin Sat, 01/27/2018 - 20:44 Full story on the OBC homepage: