Category Archives: General News

Return to Sport Update – May 29th, 2020

Hello OCA Members, Over the past few weeks there has been a number of announcements and news postings from the Provincial Government, Cycling Canada, and Ontario Cycling Association [OCA] relating to “Return to Sport” and specifically cycling. We recognize that some of this messaging created conflicting information and challenges to interpret the types of permissible […]

Podcasts for Cyclists

Whether on a bike ride, relaxing outside in the sun, working around the house or out for a drive, podcasts are great background noise that can provide interesting insights, training tips and entertainment. We want to thank our members who sent us their recommendations of cycling podcasts they enjoy listening to. Here are a few […]

Canadian Junior Virtual Cycling Series

This past Sunday marked the first race in the Canadian Junior Virtual Cycling Series.  Organized by Saskatchewan Cycling and Cycling Canada, the series is also sponsored by Velo NB and the Ontario Cycling Association. Races will be held on the RGT Cycling platform with courses created using real Canadian roads. Every week a different region […]

OIRRS Race #5 Update and Race #4 Recap

Last week saw riders race the fun and challenging ‘Sand and Sequoias’ course which started with a flat desert section and a forest section that featured some moderate climbs. The race went smoothly with all categories having separated starts. While the beautiful weather outside saw the number of OCA registered riders dip to 110, there […]

Member Profiles May 27th

Each week the Ontario Cycling Association will be highlighting members of the cycling community including coaches and athletes. These profiles will provide insight into aspects of both their cycling and non-cycling lives. For full member profiles Click Here This week’s profiles are: Master Cyclist with First Draft Garneau p/b Mercedez-Benz Oakville, Erin Churchill Master Cyclist […]