Category Archives: High Performance

Quest for Gold Carding Program Announced

The Government of Ontario has announced the Quest for Gold Ontario Athlete Assistance Program [OAAP] for 2018-19.  There is no application process required as all eligible athletes will be considered using the identified criteria found at http://www.ontariocycling.org/athlete-development/athlete-carding-programs/ Athletes who are: Living full-time out of province Received a Canada Card last year and will not be […]

Women’s Coaching Conference – December 9th, 2018!

The OCA is hosting a Women’s Coaching Conference on December 9th! With four fantastic presenters, we will be covering topics such as: Development Project Performance Maximization, Periodization, Body Image Issues, Nutrition, Training and the Uncomfortable Topics. Discussing these topics are a start-studded lineup of experienced and decorated athletes. Dr. Nicole Forrester – Periodization with Regards […]

OCA Announces Women’s Coaching Initiative

As part of National Coaches Week, the Ontario Cycling Association is proud to announce the launch of several initiatives focused on increasing female cycling coaches in Ontario.  These initiatives are supported through Quest for Gold funding administered by the Coaching Association of Ontario. Subsidies for completion of NCCP courses: Female coaches will be eligible to […]

The OCA is Excited to Announce its High Performance Track Program for the 2018-2019 Season!

The Ontario Cycling Association [OCA] is excited to announce its High Performance Track Program for the 2018-2019 Season. In consultation with Cycling Canada, Canadian Sport Institute Ontario [CSIO], and provincial club coaches, the OCA will be expanding track programming with a tiered system to provide additional training opportunities for athletes tracking towards international success. These […]