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Jun
27
Thu
2019
2019 U19 Canadian Road Championships @ Beauce, QC
Jun 27 – Jul 1 all-day

Application: All interested athletes are asked to submit an application no later than April 28th* NEW DEADLINE

Applications will only be accepted online.  Click Here to Apply

Potential Training Camp Date: TBA

Selection Date: June 7, 2019
Cost: TBA

Once applications are received, a decision will be made regarding logistics/format for this project. The High Performance Committee has the discretion to determine the viability of the project in consideration of the number of applicants, ability to field a competitive team, and ability to provide a positive development opportunity.

Objectives:

  • To win a medal in a Junior Men’s/Women’s event (RR/Crit/TT)
  • To win a National Championship, male or female
  • To develop and learn to work as a team in support of team riders
  • To have a positive presence for Ontario
  • To place athletes within the National Team World Championship Pool
  • To prepare for athletes Tour l’Abitibi (Junior Men) and Tour of Rimouski

Selection Process
(U19) Junior Men/U17 Men(2nd Year): Max 8 Athletes –Final Selections will be based on the following criteria. Please note criteria is subject to change as approved by the High Performance Committee due to cancellation/addition of events or other reasons which require changes.

  1. 2019 OHPSI identified athletes [Road]*
  2. 2019 Quest for Gold Identified athletes [Road]*
  3. Top 3 from Provincial Championship
  4. Top 2 U19 athletes with highest point total in the O-Cup Series on June 3rd [E 1/2]
  5. Coach/Committee selection. Consideration will be placed on the following [in priority order]:
  1. Results of U19 within E 1/2 in O-Cup Series
  2. Results of U19 Men within E 3 in O-Cup Series
  3. Athlete racing experience at high level events in 2018/19
  4. Strengths of the athlete as it relates to the needs of the team
  5. Ability to take instruction and work as a team

*Identified athletes will be prioritized ONLY if they have maintained performance and training which allows them to positively contribute to the success of the team

(U19) Junior/U17 Women (2nd Year): Max 8 Athletes. Final Selections will be based on the following criteria. Please note criteria is subject to change as approved by the High Performance Committee due to cancellation/addition of events or other reasons which require changes.

  1. 2019 OHPSI identified athletes [Road]*
  2. 2019 Quest for Gold Identified athletes [Road]*
  3. Top 3 from Provincial Championship
  4. Top 2 U19 athletes with highest point total in the O-Cup Series [E 1/2]
  5. Coach/Committee selection. Consideration will be placed on the following [in priority order]:
  1. Results of U19 within E 1/2 in O-Cup Series
  2. Results of U19 within E 3 in O-Cup Series
  3. Athlete racing experience at high level events in 2018/19
  4. Strengths of the athlete as it relates to the needs of the team
  5. Ability to take instruction and work as a team

*Identified athletes will be prioritized ONLY if they have maintained performance and training which allows them to positively contribute to the success of the team

 

 

 

Jul
1
Mon
2019
MTB Skills and World Preparation Camp @ Mont Saint Anne
Jul 1 – Jul 10 all-day

2019 MTB Technical Skills and World Championship Preparation Camp

Date: July 1 – 10, 2019

Location: Mont Saint-Anne, QC

Cost: $450.00 (estimate TBC)

Application: Interested athletes must complete the following online application by June 10, 2019: APPLICATION

Selection Date: June 21, 2019

Anticipated Team Format

Camp Composition: A maximum of 8 athletes will be selected to attend the camp.  Athletes will need to meet the minimum requirements outlined below.  As a focus of the camp will be World Championship preparation, only 2 spots will be initially reserved for U17 athletes.

  • Six (6) spots available to U23/senior athletes
  • Two (2) spots available to U17 athletes

Selection Events

Races to be used for selection:

  • Canada Cup#1 Bear Mountain
  • Canada Cup #2 Mont Tremblant
  • Canada Cup #3 Baie-Saint-Paul
  • O-Cup#3 Kelso
  • O-Cup#4 Port Hope

Selection Criteria

Minimum Requirements*:

  • Athletes must participate in a minimum of two (2) selection events [one event must be a Canada Cup]
  • Athletes must complete a minimum of one (1) Canada Cup within 10% of the winner’s time
  • Senior athletes must have one (1) result within the top 5 at a Canada Cup listed above
  • U23 athletes must have one (1) result within the top 10 at a Canada Cup listed above
  • U19 athletes must have a top 8 result at a Canada Cup listed above
  • U17 athletes must have a top 4 result at a Canada Cup listed above

Automatic Selections:

  • U23/Senior Athletes who have attended a World Cup in 2019
  • U19/U23 Athletes with a podium result at the Canada Cups listed above

Additional Athletes will be prioritized as follows:

  1. U19/U23 Average placing based on the best two (2) results from the listed Canada Cups above
  2. In a situation where there is a tie among the athlete results, selection will be made to balance gender involvement
  3. If a tie continues to exist, the higher placing best result will be used to break the tie
  4. If a tie continues to exist, the top result from O-Cup#4 will be used
  5. Should a tie continue to exist, the decision will be made by committee selection using input from coaches.
  • Should six (6) athletes in the U19/U23/senior categories fail to achieve the minimum criteria, additional spots may be granted to U17 athletes
  • Any exceptions to the minimum requirements will be at the discretion of the High Performance Committee

If an athlete does not accept their selection, alternates may be invited based on prioritization outlined above.

Jul
6
Sat
2019
Team Ontario – Canadian BMX National Championships @ Toronto
Jul 6 all-day

2019 BMX Canadian National Championships

Team Ontario 

Date: July 6, 2019

Location: Toronto, ON

Application: Interested athletes must complete the following online application by June 12, 2019: Apply Here

Selection Date: June 17, 2019

Overview

The Ontario Cycling Association is offering athletes an opportunity to represent Team Ontario at the 2019 Canadian National Championships.

Selected athletes will have their entry fees covered and be provided a Team Ontario jersey.

Athletes must wear the Ontario Jersey and are required to sign and adhere to the OCA Code of Conduct.

Team Size/Composition: Maximum of 8 athletes

Requirements: Athletes must be in Championship Classes [U19 & U23] or Junior Development Classes [U17]

Athlete selection will be prioritized as follows*:

  1. OHPSI Identified Athletes [as of April 2019]
  2. QFG Carded Athletes [BMX]
  3. Athletes that have been selected as part of Cycling Canada’s NextGen Program
  4. Athletes that had top 5 performances at 2018 Nationals Championships in Championship Classes
  5. Athletes who have achieved a podium result at BMX Canada National Events or main event finishes at USA BMX expert main events
  6. *It will be at the discretion of the OCA High Performance Committee, in-conjunction with the High Performance Manager and coaches to select athletes who have demonstrated a commitment to the sport and have the ability to podium at these competitions, regardless of whether the athlete meets the above criteria.
Jul
15
Mon
2019
Tour de l’Abitibi @ Abitibi
Jul 15 – Jul 21 all-day

UCI Nations Cup Stage Race held annually in the Abitibi region of Quebec.

Location: Abitibi,QC

Date: July 14-21, 2019

Applications due by: May 22, 2019  Click HERE for Application

Final Selection Date: July 1, 2019 [sooner depending on Team Canada selections]

Cost: $800 – $900 [TBC] – Includes travel, race registration, accommodations, meals, coaching and mechanical services.

Objectives

  • To achieve a Top 10 finish on any of the 7 stages
  • To achieve a Top 20 finish in the overall GC
  • To achieve a Top provincial team ranking in the overall team standings
  • To provide athletes with high level international race experience
  • To provide recognition of development programs that athletes represent

Application

Athletes must apply online at https://ccnbikes.com/#!/events/6836-2019-team-ontario-tour-de-labitibi

Please note that within the application you will be asked the following:

  1. Please provide your goals for this project and reasons why you feel you would be a good selection for the team [strengths]
  2. Please provide and a link to Training Peaks and/or a brief overview of the races you plan to attend

Mandatory Participation Events

  • Ontario Road Provincial Championships
  • Canadian Road National Championships 2019
  • Abitibi Team Training Day and Overview– Saturday July 6, 2019

Athletes will be considered if they meet any of the following**

  1. OHPSI Identified Athletes
  2. Top 15 placing – 2019 U19 Canadian Road Championships [RR/TT]
  3. Top 5 U19 Athletes O-Cup standings [Cat 1/2] as of June 30, 2019
  4. Top 2 U19 Athletes O-Cup standings [Cat 3] as of June 20, 2019
  5. Top 3 of the U19 Provincial Championships
  6. Coach/Committee’s Choice (based on other high level competitions and O-Cup performances);

**Achieving one or more of the above does not guarentee selection and final decision will remain with the High Performance CommitteeFinal Selection – Six (6) Athletes will be chosen by the Head Coach in-conjunction with the the High Performance Manager and approved by High Performance Committee to represent Team Ontario at the Tour de l’Abitibi. The Committee will be evaluating athletes based on the following items [equally weighted]:

  • Athlete performance results during the 2018/19 seasons with additional emphasis placed on 2019 performances at higher level events such as Canadian Road National Championships
  • Athlete strengths as it relates to the needs of the team
  • Athlete ability to work as a team
Jul
17
Wed
2019
OCA MTB Nationals Preparation Camp @ Hardwood Ski and Bike
Jul 17 – Jul 18 all-day

The OCA is planning a 2-day nationals preparation camp for Ontario athletes in the U17/U19/U23 categories.  Focus will be placed on mastering key trail features and assisting with race strategies.

More details will be available soon.

Jul
20
Sat
2019
Canadian MTB Nationals – Team Ontario
Jul 20 – Jul 21 all-day

The Ontario Cycling Association will be selecting athletes to represent Team Ontario at the Canadian Mountain National Championships.  Any interested athletes are asked to submit their application online at HERE

Anticipated Team Format

Team Composition: A maximum of 12 athletes will be selected to represent Ontario.  Athletes will need to meet the minimum requirements outlined below.  Each category [U17/U19/U23] will need to be filled with a minimum of one athletes [who achieved minimum criteria] with additional category selections based on prioritization format below.

Selection Events

Races to be used for selection:

  • Canada Cup#1 Bear Mountain
  • Canada Cup #2 Mont Tremblant
  • Canada Cup #3 Baie-Saint-Paul
  • O-Cup#3 Kelso
  • O-Cup#4 Port Hope

Selection Criteria

Minimum Requirements:

  • Athletes must participate in a minimum of two (2) selection events [one event must be a Canada Cup]
  • Athletes must complete a minimum of one (1) Canada Cup within 10% of the winner’s time
  • U23 athletes must have one (1) result within the top 10 at a Canada Cup listed above
  • U19 athletes must have a top 8 result at a Canada Cup listed above
  • U17 athletes must have a top 4 result at a Canada Cup listed above

Automatic Selections:

  • U19/U23 Athletes with a podium result at the Canada Cups listed above
  • U17 Athletes with a gold medal performance at a Canada Cup listed above
  • U17/U19/U23 Winners of O-Cup#3 and O-Cup#4

Additional Athletes will be prioritized as follows:

1)      Average placing based on the best two (2) results from the listed Canada Cups above

2)      In a situation where there is a tie among the athlete results, the higher placing result will be used to break the tie

3)      If a tie continues to exist, the top result from O-Cup#4 will be used

4)      Should a tie continue to exist, the decision will be made by committee selection using input from coaches.

  • Once all categories have a minimum of one (1) athlete [who has met the minimum criteria], additional athletes may be selected based on the prioritization outlined above.
  • Any exceptions to the minimum requirements will be at the discretion of the High Performance Committee

If an athlete does not accept their selection, alternates may be invited based on prioritization outlined above.

Jul
25
Thu
2019
Handcycling Club of Canada Speed Week Training Camp @ Holiday Inn Express - Waterloo
Jul 25 – Jul 27 all-day

Schedule:

Friday July 26, 2019

Time Trial: 9:30am
On-Bike Skills Session: 10:30am-12:30pm
Group Lunch: 1-2:30pm
Classroom Presentation (Topic TBA): 2:30-5pm

Saturday July 27, 2019

Kitchener Twilight Grand Prix Race: 12:00pm

  • 30 min +2 laps (1.3km loop)
  • Athletes responsible for own registration $55 before June 16 price increase

Registration:

All participants must confirm registration by clicking the following link: https://ccnbikes.com/#!/events/7586-2019-hcc-speed-week-training-camp

Kitchener Twilight Grand Prix Race Registration: $55-75 visit https://ccnbikes.com/#!/events/kitchener-twilight-grand-prix-2019 to register for the race

 

Host Hotel:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites – Waterloo/St.Jacobs

14 Benjamin Road, Waterloo | ON, N2J 2V9
Tel: 519-772-9800

Call hotel front desk with block code “HCC” in order to make reservations. Accessible rooms available. Group Rate: $179 per night (includes free breakfast, free parking) available if booked BEFORE JUNE 13. Athletes are encouraged to share rooms with other Camp participants. If coming on your own, contact Roger Koert (rjkoert@hotmail.com) and we can connect you with a roommate.

Aug
8
Thu
2019
Tour de l’avenir MaKadence @ QC
Aug 8 – Aug 11 all-day

The Ontario Cycling Association is accepting applications from female cyclists in the U17 and U19 categories to represent Team Ontario at Tour de l’avenir MaKadence (formerly Tour de la releve Rimouski).  The project will be lead by Julia Farell.

Anyone interested is asked to complete an online application HERE no later than May 30, 2019.

Following applications, the OCA will determine whether there is enough interest to move ahead with the project and provide details regarding selection criteria.