Quest for Gold Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP)

Specific objectives of the Quest for Gold Program are:

  • To help athletes continue their pursuit of athletic excellence at the highest levels of national and international competition;
  • To encourage athletes to stay in Ontario to live and train;
  • To compensate athletes for earnings lost while training during their summer school break;
  • To enable athletes to successfully pursue excellence in sport while fulfilling their educational goals;
  • To increase athletes’ access to high performance coaching; and
  • To enhance training and competitive opportunities available to athletes

Selection Criteria

2019-20 QFG Selection Criteria (updated March 9. 2020)

2019-2020 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program

FINAL List of Ontario Card Nominations Announced!

Ontario Cycling Association is pleased to announce a draft list of athletes and alternates who have been nominated for Ontario Cards under the 2019-2020 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP). The athletes nominated were selected using the sport specific selection criteria developed by Ontario Cycling Association and applied by the Selection Committee.

Andrew Scott [Track Sprint] Curtis Krey [BMX] Nicole Bradbury [MTB]
Madison Dempster [Track Sprint] Kelly Lawson [MTB] Emily Dodge [Track Endurance]
Dylan Kerr [MTB] Lauren Webber [BMX] Eli Clark [MTB]
James Hedgcock [BMX/Track Sprint] Josh Samells [BMX] Ava Holmgren [MTB]
Tyler Orschel [MTB] Dylan Bibic [Road] Anthony Lue [Para]
Tyler Clark [MTB] Daniel Nordemann-Da Silva [Road] Christine Molnar [Para]
Kaitlyn Shikaze [MTB] Jocelyn Stel [MTB]  
Owen Clark [MTB] Carson Mattern [Track Endurance] Liam Langford [Track Endurance]
Cole Zufelt [BMX] Tyler Rorke [Track Sprint] Theodore DeGroote [MTB]