Monthly Archives: December 2021

New 2022 Ontario Cycling Association Membership Structure Announced

What we did and learned in 2021 The OCA implemented several membership initiatives for the 2021 season to help re-start cycling following the 2020 shutdown. These included providing individual membership and club/team affiliation credits and permitting the use of Citizen Permits at all provincial level racing including Ontario Cup Series and Provincial Championships.  During the […]

Nicole Visschedyk – Announced as new Chair of Ontario Cycling Association Board

The board of the Ontario Cycling Association [OCA] is pleased to announce that Nicole Visschedyk has accepted her appointment as the new Chair of the OCA Board of Directors for a 1 year term.  Nicole replaces Grahame Rivers as chair who has taken the position of secretary. Nicole is a recovering journalist who currently works […]

2022 Preliminary Calendar Announced

The Ontario Cycling Association [OCA] would like to announce our Preliminary event calendars for the 2022 Race Season. Once all necessary paperwork has been submitted and approved, these events will appear on the official “Events Calendar” section of our website with registration links, technical information and promotional material to follow. These approved events will need to […]

Get Ready for Fat Biking this Winter

By Molly Hurford If you’re in Ontario for the winter, that means you have three primary options for on-bike training: riding the indoor trainer, riding outside on plowed roads (carefully!) on a gravel bike or MTB, or shredding in the woods on a fat bike. While all three are great options, I have to admit, the […]

What to Know for OCup #1 and YTDS #1

COVID-19 Event Protocols  As our race is taking place inside a Town of Milton facility, all those entering the building must complete screening and show their vaccine certificate to obtain entry. Everyone must remain masked at all times unless: Actively eating or drinking Warming up on your trainer or rollers  Walking to or from athlete […]