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Social - Vietnam Guided Bicycle Tour

10 hours 27 minutes ago
Social - Vietnam Guided Bicycle Tour Wed, March 21, 6:30pm – 9:30pm 78 Lisgar St, Ottawa, ON K2P 0C1, Canada Please join us at the HMCS Bytown Officers' Mess (Crow's Nest), to see Anne and Ward’s Vietnam experience. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Look for the anchor on the lawn directly across the

Good Friday Time Trial - March 30, 2018

10 hours 43 minutes ago
Good Friday Time Trial - March 30, 2018 Yes, it's that time of the year again. Maybe your bike has been on the road all winter, maybe it has been on the trainer, or maybe it has been doing time as a laundry rack - we won't judge. Good Friday is in March this year - it takes extreme weather to

Club House Closed Wed March 21

11 hours 13 minutes ago
Club House Closed Wed March 21 The club office will be closed this Wednesday, March 21st due to water damage to the carpet. Please don't forget we will have our social that night also at HMCS Bytown! Laura Johnson Mon, 03/19/2018 - 20:10 Full story on the OBC homepage: https://www.ottawabicy

Finger Lakes Registration Open

6 days 15 hours ago
Finger Lakes Registration Open June 22 to 24 2018. We will be staying at Inn at the Finger Lakes in Auburn, NY which is about a 4 hour drive from Ottawa. More information on the Finger Lakes page. [image: Finger2] admin Tue, 03/13/2018 - 16:21 Full story on the OBC homepage: https://www.otta

Wilderness Trails in North Frontenac

1 week 1 day ago
The township of North Frontenac is inviting Ottawa area trail riders to help in planning and building new wilderness trails on Crown Land in the Ompah/Plevna area, about 1 1/2 hours from Ottawa. We have accomodations right next to large undeveloped forest areas. We can help with planning and

Spring Cycling Opportunity

1 week 5 days ago
Are you looking forward to cycling in April to get some miles in? A private trip to Mallorca Spain has been organized and there’s room for a few people who might want to come along and work on their Spring Training. I have heard that Mallorca is beautiful for Spring cycling, and I intend to rent

RLCT Registration

2 weeks 2 days ago
RLCT Registration Depending on the day and where you live, it alternates between spring and winter riding... Over 930 riders have registered.... over 50% sold out. Sign up today so you don't miss the best riding event of the season! [image: Snowriding.jpg] [image: Summer.jpg] admin Sat,

2018 Spring to Virginia Cancelled

2 weeks 3 days ago
2018 Spring to Virginia Cancelled Please note that due to an insufficient number of registrations, the Spring to Virginia Tour is unfortunately cancelled for 2018. This has been a very popular tour over the years for its beautiful scenery, varied terrain and great accommodation. It was also a

Advocating for the legal rights of cyclists

2 weeks 4 days ago
Just following up on previous posts. The pursuit continues of organizations whose websites misrepresent the Highway Traffic Act as it applies to cyclists. The City of Ottawa and Cycling Toronto (an advocacy group) had already made changes to their websites. The City of Toronto is the latest to

March Spokesperson

2 weeks 4 days ago
March Spokesperson The March issue of the Spokesperson is available on-line. admin Thu, 03/01/2018 - 09:29 Full story on the OBC homepage:

Bicycle graveyard display.

2 weeks 6 days ago
From a CBC report: There's a similar place near Athens, Ontario but I don't have any pics yet.

Virginia Tour: A selfish plea

3 weeks 2 days ago
Hello everybody, I'm Sean Crowe. You may remember me from such rides as Sunday tours, Saturday tours, Tuesday tours, Rideau Lakes, OK tour, Vermont Inn-to-inn and Virginia. I saw many familiar faces at last Wednesday's social. It was great to reconnect! However, you haven't seen me on the road

OBC Youth Program 2018

3 weeks 3 days ago
OBC Youth Program 2018 Attention all youth riders and their parents! The approach of spring means that another OBC Youth Program season is just around the corner. This program, delivered by dedicated coaches and volunteers, introduces young riders (typically 5-18 years of age) to cycling (road,

advice on riding to Portland, Maine from Ottawa

3 weeks 4 days ago
The route I did with a group of friends from Ottawa to NB a few years ago might be relevant for at least the first few days. Detailed notes for most days can be found at The only really awful roads we had were through Augusta, and you won't be heading that far

RLCT 2018

1 month ago
RLCT 2018 It's been sunny and above 0 degrees Celsius for the past two days... those warm sunny spring days are not too far away. Over 740 cyclists have registered. Are you one of them? [image: Party_zone.jpg] admin Mon, 02/19/2018 - 14:44 Full story on the OBC homepage: https://www.ottawab

OBC Trip to Forest City Velodrome April 6-8

1 month ago
OBC Trip to Forest City Velodrome April 6-8 Our next trip to the Forest City Velodrome (FCV) in London, is planned for Friday April 6th to Sunday April 8th.FCV is a really fun track to ride - great for both new and experienced riders. Our long-weekend trips to FCV are by far the best way to get
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