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Finger Lakes Registration Open

4 days 12 hours ago
Finger Lakes Registration Open June 22 to 24 2018. We will be staying at Inn at the Finger Lakes in Auburn, NY which is about a 4 hour drive from Ottawa. More information on the Finger Lakes page. [image: Finger2] admin Tue, 03/13/2018 - 16:21 Full story on the OBC homepage: https://www.otta

Wilderness Trails in North Frontenac

6 days 9 hours ago
The township of North Frontenac is inviting Ottawa area trail riders to help in planning and building new wilderness trails on Crown Land in the Ompah/Plevna area, about 1 1/2 hours from Ottawa. We have accomodations right next to large undeveloped forest areas. We can help with planning and

Spring Cycling Opportunity

1 week 3 days ago
Are you looking forward to cycling in April to get some miles in? A private trip to Mallorca Spain has been organized and there’s room for a few people who might want to come along and work on their Spring Training. I have heard that Mallorca is beautiful for Spring cycling, and I intend to rent

RLCT Registration

2 weeks ago
RLCT Registration Depending on the day and where you live, it alternates between spring and winter riding... Over 930 riders have registered.... over 50% sold out. Sign up today so you don't miss the best riding event of the season! [image: Snowriding.jpg] [image: Summer.jpg] admin Sat,

2018 Spring to Virginia Cancelled

2 weeks 1 day ago
2018 Spring to Virginia Cancelled Please note that due to an insufficient number of registrations, the Spring to Virginia Tour is unfortunately cancelled for 2018. This has been a very popular tour over the years for its beautiful scenery, varied terrain and great accommodation. It was also a

Advocating for the legal rights of cyclists

2 weeks 2 days ago
Just following up on previous posts. The pursuit continues of organizations whose websites misrepresent the Highway Traffic Act as it applies to cyclists. The City of Ottawa and Cycling Toronto (an advocacy group) had already made changes to their websites. The City of Toronto is the latest to

March Spokesperson

2 weeks 2 days ago
March Spokesperson The March issue of the Spokesperson is available on-line. admin Thu, 03/01/2018 - 09:29 Full story on the OBC homepage:

Bicycle graveyard display.

2 weeks 4 days ago
From a CBC report: There's a similar place near Athens, Ontario but I don't have any pics yet.

OBC Youth Program 2018

3 weeks 1 day 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

3 weeks 2 days 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

3 weeks 2 days 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

3 weeks 5 days 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

1 month 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 month 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 month 1 week 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 month 1 week 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
1 hour 46 minutes ago
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