Monthly Archives: May 2021

2021 Updated Preliminary Event Calendars- May 31 2021

The Ontario Cycling Association [OCA] would like to announce our Updated Preliminary event calendars for the 2021 Season. With a third wave hitting the province and a Stay-at-Home Order beginning early April with a proposed end date of June 2nd, the Ontario Cycling Association has been hard at work with race organizers to adapt to a […]

Cycling Canada Junior Road World Championship Selection Process

  Recently Cycling Canada updated the selection criteria for Jr. Road World Championships: SELECTION CRITERIA LINK Cycling Canada is asking all athletes interested in attending U19 World Championship to complete the following application by June 8.  APPLICATION LINK Cycling Canada has asked the provinces to put forward 3-5 male and 3-5 female athletes that we believe have […]

Provincial Government – Funding Opportunity for OCA Affiliated Not-For-Profit Member Owned Clubs

Eligibility: Not-for-Profit Member Clubs (Affiliated as a not-for-profit member owned club) with the Ontario Cycling Association for the 2021 season (as of May 28, 2021). Purpose: Funding will support community clubs across the province in sustaining their organization, as well as help them prepare for when sport is able to return safely. Funding Opportunities: Clubs will be […]

How To Stay Motivated as Event Dates Keep Shifting

By Molly Hurford If you’re feeling the demotivation that comes when an event gets cancelled or pushed back, you’re not alone. Honestly, right now it’s hard being in Canada and watching races start to happen around the world while we’re under strict stay-at-home orders. But letting yourself get demotivated and avoiding your training plan is […]

Ontario Cycling Association Launches Strategic Plan Consultations

The Ontario Cycling Association is launching consultations with members, stakeholders and partner organizations as it develops its strategic plan for 2021-2025. There has never been a more important time to set the vision for the future of cycling in Ontario than right now, as society moves out of the COVID pandemic.  Over the past two […]