The June issue of the Spokesperson is available on-line.
Just a brief update to say that the Ottawa Bicycle Club office continues to be closed and that events, group rides, etc, continue to be postponed at least through June 15th. Closer to June 15th we will update accordingly.
The OBC advocacy position: The Ottawa Bicycle Club is committed in its objective to ascertain, defend and pursue the rights of cyclists. It will do this by educating cyclists with their responsibilities to help ensure their safety, and by promoting and facilitating safe group cycling on public roads.
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Read the full report here: Defining the Advocacy position for the Ottawa Bicycle Club (2020)
More information on the Advocacy section of the club website
As more information comes out regarding COVID-19, the Ottawa Bicycle Club is committed to keeping an open dialogue with all members. The OBC is doing its part in promoting the safety of all of its members as well as the greater Ottawa community.
Following advice from public health authorities as well as the OCA and the Canadian Cycling Association, the OBC has decided upon the following measures in the interest of member safety:
It’s with great regret that I must inform you that the OBC Board of Directors has decided to cancel the 2020 Rideau Lakes Cycle Tour, for the first time in its 49-year history.
The Ottawa Bicycle Club is excited to announce that registration for the 2020 season is now open here: Becoming a Member