Feb
1
Wed
2017
California Endurance Camp @ California
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day

The project will be lead by Ontario Coach, Sean Kelly and Peter Glassford.

The Ontario Cycling Association will be running a Provincial Team Endurance training house in Buellton, California from February 1- 28, 2017. The goal of this training house is to give athletes an opportunity to train in warm weather with the guidance of a coach and in a team environment with opportunity for strength and conditioning work.  A more structured two-week camp will take place Feb. 12-28.  Please review the tech guide below for full details and the application process.

Tech Guide and Application

Application Deadline: December 2, 2016

Feb
28
Tue
2017
Bear Mountain Canada Cup and Camp @ Victoria, BC
Feb 28 – Mar 5 all-day

Project Lead: Sean Kelly

A week of early-season on-trail training at the National Mountain Bike Training Centre in Victoria, BC concluding with participation at Canada Cup#1.  This will be a small project focused on athletes identified for Canada Games and World Championship potential.

Details will be available soon.

Mar
3
Fri
2017
2017 Ontario Track Provincials @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre
Mar 3 – Mar 5 all-day Register Today

This event is the premier track event for OCA Members. It represents the best of track cycling and will draw the top riders from each discipline and age group to Milton for the three day event.

Registration closes midnight, Monday, February 27th, 2017.

Team Pursuit Registration is open until 2:00pm Friday March 3rd, where team composition must be confirmed. Contact Jen Eaton at 416-855-1717 or email jen.eaton@ontariocycling.org to register.

Updated Tech Guide is now available. 2017 Track Provincial Championships – TECH GUIDE v2

Swag will be available for purchase, including our Youth Cup Proud Supporter T-shirts, and Team Ontario Socks!

For athletes, coaches, team managers, officials and volunteers – Macchina Mobile Café will be on the infield on Saturday and Sunday throughout the day selling coffee, espresso and other hot beverages. Cash Only.

Watch the weekend’s events LIVE courtesy of

Day One CLICK HERE

Day Two CLICK HERE

Day Three CLICK HERE

Need accommodation in the area over this weekend?

Members can access the Ontario Cycling Association rate from Westmont Hospitality by just clicking on the hotel location of your choice from the URL flyer posted on the OCA website. CLICK HERE

Please present your OCA member card upon check in to qualify for the rate.

For out of province/country cyclist attending OCA events and that are not members of the OCA, please send your reservation requirements to teambookings@whg.com and our National Sales Office will process your reservation at the OCA rate available at the time of booking.

Westmont Hospitality are pleased to offer you these links which make it easier for you to book our Hilton Garden Inn Toronto-Burlington  or Homewood Suites Burlington which are approximately 20 minutes away from the Velodrome.

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Mar
7
Tue
2017
National Cycling Institute – Milton Youth Races @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Register Today
  • All Participants must hold a valid Ontario Track racing license
  • All Participants must have completed the Mattamy National Cycling Centre Race Competency Session
  • The Race event is sanctioned by the Ontario Cycling Association
  • Racing events will be simple format, group start competitions
  • Finish positions will be by photo finish or man (visually) picked by the chief commissaire and technical assistants without photo finish or to be determined photo finish equipment
  • Competition will emphasize fair play.

Dates:

2016 October 11th, November 1st & December 20th

2017 January 24th, February 14th & March 7th

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Mar
10
Fri
2017
March Break Endurance Camp @ North/South Carolina
Mar 10 – Mar 20 all-day

Project Lead: Sean Kelly

Open to athletes born in 1994 – 2001, the camp provides a ten-day endurance block in the Carolina mountains to help prepare endurance athletes for the upcoming season.  Structured rides and educational workshops will be hosted each day of the camp.  Plans are being developed to incorporate some on-trail riding opportunities for mountain bike athletes.

Tech Guide

Application [Due January 11, 2017]

 

Mar
13
Mon
2017
Ontario U17/U19 Track Nationals Prep. Camp @ Milton Velodrome
Mar 13 – Mar 16 all-day

A 5-day preparation camp for athletes selected to represent Ontario in the team events at the U17/U19 Canadian National Track Championships.  Athletes will have two on-track session each day with video review and analysis from lead coaches.

Selection Criteria and Eligibility

Mar
18
Sat
2017
NCCP Introduction to Competition – Training Basics @ Milton Velodrome
Mar 18 – Mar 19 all-day

Instructor: Derek MacNeil

Ready to Race! Introduction to Competition:
Ready to Race! Introduction to Competition (R2R) is the context for coaches who will primarily work with new competitive cyclists at the community and club level. These athletes will likely be in the Learn to Train to Train to Train stages of LTAD, although the context could apply to any new racer of any age. These athletes have basic but developed cycling skills and the desire to begin competing within a structured training and competition program. They should have passed through an entry-level Community Initiation program (CCI) to help them develop the basic skills.

Registration closes March 10, 2017

REGISTRATION

Mar
21
Tue
2017
National Cycling Institute – Milton Adult Races @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Register Today

National Cycling Institute – Milton Racing Format

  • Registration is open to riders of Elite and Masters Categories/Men and Women (19 years and over) with categories of ability based and self seeded. Invited Juniors welcome with Race director approval
  • All participants must hold a valid Ontario Track racing licenses
  • All Participants must have completed the Mattamy National Cycling Centre Race Competency Session
  • The Race event is sanctioned by the Ontario Cycling Association
  • Racing events will be simple format, group start competitions
  • Finish positions will be by photo finish or man (visually) picked by the chief commissaire and technical assistants without photo finish or to be determined photo finish equipment
  • Competition will emphasize fair play.

Dates

2016  September 6th/ 13th, October 8th/ 18th, November 12th/ 22nd & December 13th

2017 January 21st/ 31st, February 21st & March 21st

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Mar
31
Fri
2017
2017 Canadian Track Championships p/b Lexus (U17/Junior/Para) @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre
Mar 31 – Apr 2 all-day Register Today

SCHEDULE
Preliminary schedule will be published in the technical guide.

REGISTRATION
Registration is now open. Click here for online registration Online registration will close on Monday, March 27 2017 at 11:59pm (Eastern Time). For more info about registration, please consult the Technical guide, below.   Upgrade form – Please refer to the Technical guide for more information about upgrades

TECHNICAL GUIDE
Preliminary Technical guide – 2017 Canadian Track Championships p/b Lexus (U17/Jr/Para) (published February 2nd, 2017)

Preliminary Distances – 2017 Canadian Track Championships p/b Lexus (U17/Jr/Para) (published February 2nd, 2017)

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Apr
2
Sun
2017
2017 Tour of Pelham p/b 905Racing @ Merrittville Speedway, 2371 Merrittville Hwy, Thorold, ON L2V 3Y9
Apr 2 @ 11:00 am Register Today

After a successful 2016 edition the Tour of Pelham is back for 2017. Brought to you by the same organisers who brought you the We Need More Cowbell, Firemen’s Park Cross, and 2015 CX Provincial Championships. The Tour of Pelham covers some of the Niagara area’s best trails and gravel roads with challenging rolling hills.  It is sure to have something for everyone and is a great way to start your spring off-road race season.

Register Today