Monthly Archives: July 2015

Commitment to Anti-Doping

Earlier this week we learned that the Canadian Centre of Ethics in Sport (CCES) has imposed a doping sanction to Barrie resident Stephen Welsh. Effective immediately and in accordance with his sanction, Stephen is ineligible to compete or participate in any OCA / Cycling Canada / UCI Sanctioned sporting event (this includes club rides/events) until July […]

Cycling Canada – Junior Development MTB Team

Next-NEXTGEN Junior Development MTB Team Creating a World Class leading Junior Development Program Congrats on a great National Championships to all racers!  We saw a great number of riders taking the start, awesome depth in the fields and some great coaching from all provinces and clubs.  Great job everyone!  We wish to showcase Nationals as […]

2015 Canadian MTB Championships – Report

It was a big weekend for Ontario athletes, with multiple appearances on the podium at the 2015 MTB National Championships in St. Felicien, Quebec. Ontario athletes Dana Gilligan, Brody Sanderson, and Gunnar Holmgren were all present on the podium in their respective Cadet categories. Dana Gilligan placed 2nd in Cadet Women while Cadet Men Brody Sanderson and Gunnar […]

Revision of the NCCP Minimum Age Policy

Over the past year, one of the Coaching Association of Canada’s (CAC) main objectives has been to simplify the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Policies as much as possible. The CAC has approved a revision of the Policy on Minimum Age (U16).  The spirit of the policy has not changed, but the Locker now reflects […]

2015/2016 OCA Mattamy National Cycling Centre Track Schedule

Ontario Cycling is pleased to announce the finalized Track schedule for 2015/2016. Members will have the opportunity to compete at eight events in 2015/2016, including three Ontario Cups, three Youth Cups and the Provincial Championships being held in March. The first event to take place on the state of the art, World Class Velodrome, will […]