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OBC Trip to Forest City Velodrome April 6-8

6 hours 32 minutes 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

5 days 10 hours 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

1 week 2 days 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

1 week 2 days 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?

1 week 6 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

2 weeks 2 days 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

2 weeks 5 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

2 weeks 6 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 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:

Fake rule of the road removed from City website

3 weeks 2 days ago
It took over four years to overcome bureaucratic intransigence (and probably cost thousands $$$ in meetings and staff time) but City Hall caved this week and finally removed an imaginary rule of the road from its website which when followed limited the right of cyclists to "take the lane" and to

Rideau Lakes Cycle Tour June 9-10 2018

1 month ago
Rideau Lakes Cycle Tour June 9-10 2018 Brrrrrrrr..... it's freezing outside. Dreaming of warmer cycling days ahead...... The 47th Rideau Lake Cycling Tour is being planned. Registration will open January 31, 2018. Mark June 9-10th in your calendar! [image: WarmCycling.jpg] admin Fri,

More on cyclist rights ...

1 month ago
Since the early 1990's I have been writing on the subject of cycling and the law from the perspective of a club cyclist. Once way back when, I represented the OBC in court which resulted in a ticket for riding two abreast being withdrawn ... and really way back when, I spearheaded the successful

Spring to Virginia Registration Open

1 month ago
Spring to Virginia Registration Open (The last one) April 6th to April 15th, 2018 This is the very last Virginia spring tour! So come out and enjoy as hundreds have over many years this trip has run. I remember my first time on the tour when every day's ride was the best ride of my life even
2 hours 31 minutes ago
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