Ottawa Bicycle Club
Whether you just bought your first bike, have been biking on your own for a few months or are an experienced cyclist, the Ottawa Bicycle Club has something for you. The OBC is dedicated to providing high quality recreational and competitive cycling opportunities for cyclists of all ages. All of the OBC’s programs are conducted in full compliance with public health guidelines and in accordance with best practices for cycling safety.
The OBC offers a number of clinics designed to help members ride safely in a group with a high level of skill and fun. For safety reasons, new members are encouraged to complete a free half-day clinic prior to their first OBC group ride to learn group riding techniques.
Race Day - 27 -Jul-2022
Race Start Schedule:
12 yrs old and Under: 5:00pm
13-18 yrs old: 5:45pm
19 yrs and above: 5:45pm
15-18 yrs old (Advanced): 6:45pm
19 yrs and above (Advanced): 6:45pm
Please arrive at least 45 minutes before start time to allow enough time to sign-in, and for timing chip pickup (if required)
Free parking is available on site. Follow directions from parking attendant. When parking on the grounds, remain within the pictured red square. Follow directions to sign-in area
Every participant must sing-in prior to the race. Registration director will require a proof of OCA (or equivalent) registration, confirmation of racing category (age/skill). Follow line-up direction, being mindful of current Covid-19 guidelines
Race Timing will be provided by Allan Hawley. Each participant will be given a race number with a timing chip. The timing chip should be securely fastened to the handlebars using zip ties. Participants are responsible for keeping the timing chip for the entire series.
A timing chip is included with registration of single event or series. Please pickup timing chip (race number) on site at Wesley Clover at the sign-in tent.
Groups will line up at the neutral start designated for their course. All racers will obey the marshals instructions. The marshal will signal race start. All participants must either complete the expected number of laps, or, if due to a mechanical or injury, inform the timing staff of their abandonment of the race. All riders will be respectful of others, and embody good sportsmanship.
6 yrs old and Under: 2 laps of Ducky Dash Course (1.6km)
7-8 yrs old: 3 laps of Ducky Dash Course (2.3 km)
9-10 yrs old: 2 laps of Mid-Life Crisis Course (3.9 km)
11-12 yrs old: 3 laps of Mid-Life Crisis Course (5.8 km)
13-14 yrs : 4 laps of the Mid-Life Crisis (7.7 km)
15-18 yrs: 5 laps of the Mid Life Crisis Course (9.5 km)
15-18 yrs (Advanced Riders): 2 laps of the Outer Limits Course (8.1 km)
19 yrs and over (and learn to race adults): 5 Laps of Mid Life Crisis Course (9.5 km)
19 yrs and over (Advanced Riders): 3 Laps of Outer Limits Course (12.0 km)
19 yrs and over (Elite): 4 Laps of Outer Limits Course (15.9km)
Race results will be available on-site and online at the following link:
Ottawa Bicyle Club
Ottawa Bicycle Club
170b Booth Street
Ottawa, ON, K1R 7W1
Phone - 613.230.1064
Fax - 613.230.9504