Category Archives: General News

2021 Updated Preliminary Event Calendars

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 May 20th, the Ontario Cycling Association has been hard at work with race organizers to adapt to a […]

Stay-at-Home Update

The Provincial Government has implemented a Stay-at-Home Order effective April 8, 2021. Details relating to the order can be found at the Provincewide Shutdown Website Regulations: Stay-at-Home Order (O-Reg 265/21) – Guides Ontarians as to their individual responsibilities. Rules for Areas in Stage 1 (Shutdown Zone) – O-Reg 82/20 – General rules for the Shutdown Zone […]

Getting Your Kids Into Cycling

  By Molly Hurford   As a cyclists, it’s natural to want your kids to share your love of the sport. It’s a lifelong activity that provides fitness, freedom, and a green mode of transportation all in one, and it’s a great way to spend time together as a family. But sometimes, kids are less […]

The Ultimate Guide to Cycling Kit

By Molly Hurford True story: When I first started riding bikes seriously, I spent the first two years training in gym shorts (with leggings under them in the winter) or in a bathing suit. I was training for a triathlon, and despite logging 300+ kilometers most weeks, I rode alone, and I had no idea […]

THANK YOU – National Volunteer Week April 18 to 24 2021

The Ontario Cycling Association (OCA) would like to say thank you to all our volunteers during National Volunteer Week. The theme this year is The Value of One, The Power of Many, reflects on the awe-inspiring acts of kindness by millions of individuals AND the magic that happens when we work together towards a common […]