Category Archives: High Performance

Ontario Cycling – Cycling Canada High Performance Training Group

This September marked the launch of the inaugural Ontario Cycling – Cycling Canada High Performance Training Group, aimed to address a system gap by supporting U23/Elite athletes bridge into higher programs. The transition from junior into U23/Elite is a significant development jump, often creating challenges for many strong athletes that aren’t able to progress directly […]

Recapping the OCA Mountain Bike Program

The OCA MTB High Performance Program recently concluded its inaugural year and while the program wasn’t run as planned, it provided valuable development opportunities for athletes and coaches. The program also provided a number of lessons learned to build and grow athlete programming moving forward. Launched in November 2019, the OCA MTB High Performance Program […]

2019 Ontario Cycling Association Award Winners

The Ontario Cycling Association (OCA) is proud to announce its 2019 annual award winners! Each year the OCA recognizes some of the most accomplished athletes in Ontario. This includes up-and-coming development athletes as well as dedicated volunteers and event of the year. Every OCA award winner is member nominated and was chosen by the OCA […]

OCA Announces Athlete-to-Coach Mentorship Program

The Ontario Cycling Association [OCA] is proud to announce the new Athlete-to-Coach Mentorship program! This program has been created to assist and encourage current and former athletes to become cycling coaches by providing support towards certification and mentorship experiences. Selected athletes will work with a coaching mentor to create a learning pathway, receive financial assistance […]

OCA Announces New High Performance Programming for 2019-2020

The Ontario Cycling Association [OCA] is excited to announce the launch of the High Performance Track, Mountain Bike, and Para-cycling Programs. The programs are run in partnership with the Canadian Sport Institute Ontario [CSIO], which provides financial support as well as access to sport sciences services including strength and conditioning, nutrition, mental performance, and sport […]