Cycling Celebration Tickets Still Available- 95% Sold Out!! Last Chance For Tickets End Tuesday at NOON!!
Tickets have been selling fast and Tuesday morning is your LAST CHANCE to attend the 13th annual Ontario Cycling Association Cycling Celebration, taking place this Saturday November 24th, 2012 from the St. Clement of Ohrid Macedonian Church Banquet Hall in Toronto (MAP). This is a prime venue with lots of parking and just seconds from the Don Valley Parkway. (76 Overlea Blvd, Toronto)
This evening recognizes some of the top Ontario athletes, organizers and contributors/volunteers of 2012 all voted on by you, the OCA membership. In addition, we will once again be inviting all of the Provincial Champions and Ontario Cup plaque recipients to take part in this event where they can pick up their plaque and celebrate amongst their peers a fantastic season had by all.
This being an Olympic and Paralympic year, the big names are all coming out for this fantastic evening. Already confirmed to be in attendance are:
- Robbi Weldon- 2012 Paralympic Gold Medalist
- Emily Batty- 2012 Olympian and Ontario’s Premier Elite Female Mountain Bike Athlete
- Joseph Veloce- 2012 Olympian and Ontario’s Top Track Athlete
- Mark Ledo- 2012 Paralympian and Canadian National Champion
The evening features a 4 course meal followed shortly thereafter with recognition of Ontario’s Olympic and Paralympic Cyclists and Staff. Following this, the OCA will be awarding its 2012 OCA Member Voted Cycling Celebration Awards in such categories as:
Road Male/Female Athletes of the Year
MTB-XC Male/Female Athletes of the Year
CX Athlete of the Year
MTB-DH Athlete of the Year
Track Athlete of the Year
Organizers of the Year (Road and MTB)
Contributors of the Year (Road and MTB)
Tim DaSilva BMX Athlete of the Year
OCA President’s Award
We will also be honouring the Ontario Cup Top 3 finishers across all disciplines and the Provincial Champions who are in attendance.
Add to this a terrific raffle prize draw, with ALL proceeds form the ticket sales going towards the OCA’s Youth Development Program in 2013, this evening is sure to be a blast.
Simply put, this is for you the member. With tons of awards, prizes and a fantastic meal, who wouldn’t want to be a part of it. Be sure to get your tickets now as we are now 95% sold out and registration closes Tuesday at NOON. (THERE WILL BE NO WALKUPS ACCEPTED, NO LATE REGISTRATIONS)
This event will be a blast to the past with a sit-down 4 course meal (Appetizer, Salad, Main, followed by desert and tea/coffee). You have your choice of the following menu items:
Prime Rib – $50
Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Chicken Breast (stuffed with spinach, rice and Feta cheese) -$40
Herb Crusted Filet of Tilapia – $40
(Veggie) Pasta stuffed with Ricotta Cheese – $22
(Vegan option) Assorted Vegetable Plate- $22
Children Under 12
Chicken Fingers and Fries with vegetables- $15
Please be sure to indicate any food allergies when purchasing your ticket.
We hope to see you there to celebrate a fantastic season of cycling in Ontario.
Finally this evening would not be possible without its sponsors. We would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous contributions to making this event happen as well as the raffle prize draw benefiting the 2013 OCA Youth Development Program:
Marsh Canada Ltd.
Canadian Cycling Magazine
Raffle Prizes donated by:
Canadian Cycling Magazine
Angry Johnny’s Cycling Club