July 2015 Blog Posts (9)

BCC Mid Season Social Ride - Ride for Christian Sick Kids Foundation - Sunday July 26th 2015

Thanks to all that were able to make it to the BCC Mid Season Social Ride/Ride for Christian.  

Despite the heat, it was a great to day to on the bike and ride with other cyclists in the community for good cause.  We were able to meet and ride with members from B1 EvO and TCRBC.  Also had some Elite riders come out to…


Added by DY on July 27, 2015 at 8:15am — 1 Comment

Panam Games Women's Road Race

I decided to take in the free viewing of the road race with my kids today at High Park and am very glad I did.  An excellent race (from our limited glimpses) with Canada taking the gold and overall controlling the race.  I've posted a few pictures here but don't want to take up all the bandwidth so the rest of them are  up on my Flickr if anyone is interested in a few of the sights.  

Public Flickr album:…


Added by James Eaton on July 25, 2015 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments


Hey All,

Been brought to my attention by a couple club members.

I know many of you will have seen this, but I have just done the survey and it is quite comprehensive. Wouldn't it be lovely for us to have a safe route out east on Kingston for instance?!

Fill in the survey…


Added by DY on July 20, 2015 at 8:49am — No Comments


It was no surprise that it was going to be a really hot and humid day, however, many showed up for the ride.  Some riders coming from the beach which would add another 60kms to their ride as the remote start was at Elgin and Leslie.  Many bottle of water and steady speeds allowed us to all finish the ride safely and log the mileage we all wanted out of the day.  Lots…


Added by DY on July 20, 2015 at 7:49am — 1 Comment

Milton Velodrome PanAm Games Video

Hi everyone,

I cobbled together a little PanAm video from the Milton Velodrome. It's the Men's Team Sprint Final with Canada winning the Gold!

Very nice facility. Can't wait until BCC's Track group goes back.




Added by Jeff Shewchuk on July 18, 2015 at 8:02pm — No Comments

Turbo Tuesday - July 14th 2015 - Soggy weather didn't stop the Wattbombs!

Last Nights ride was pretty great.  Well attended, despite the call for passing showers which did happen. Corners were a little slower, but still the average speed for the ride was over 32KPH. Thanks everyone for coming out, jamming hard, and dropping all the #wattbombs.  



This was us waiting for the Train that never…


Added by DY on July 15, 2015 at 7:22am — 3 Comments

Lake Simcoe... Living up to the Hype!

So what is so great about the Lake Simcoe Ride?  Well, just look at the collage above!  The roads are smooth, there are not stops for km's on end, and well the break stop is bliss!  Coffee and pastries are scrumptious!  Thanks for the pics Dru! Sorry for the delayed…


Added by DY on July 14, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments

Great WSJ cycling article - The Madness of Descent

Great cycling article in the Wall Street Journal - 'The Madness of Descent' - a couple of days ago.  See the link below...


Added by Chris Seto on July 5, 2015 at 9:05am — 1 Comment

New favorite video - Bike Freestyle 2

How about backwards downhill, front wheel, feet off the pedals!

Vittorio Brumotti  is unbelievable.


Added by Jeff N on July 1, 2015 at 10:20am — 1 Comment

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BCC Rides

Cycling in the summer can be about casual riding, sprinting, spinning, big-ring hammerfests or what ever your chosen type of riding is. The BCC was founded for the sole purpose to network cyclists. It has grown into a successful club which accommodates Riders at almost all skill/fitness levels. Everyone should be able to participate and have fun at their respective levels.


Weekend Rides: 


Saturday Morning
Start time is 8:00am early season, 7:00am as days get longer. Route distances vary from 55-120km and several pace groups are available. Saturday morning rides focus on a social vibe.


Sunrise Sundays
Rides will start around sunrise. Rotating routes will focus on distances from 55-160km.  Remote start rides outside the GTA.

Weekly Rides:



Advanced Turbo Tuesdays
For this ride, advanced group riding and bike handling skills are required. You must also be aware of your limitations. Riding speed is 35kph+.


Hillicious Thursdays
Starts at 5:40am. This ride includes Bayview, pottery rd, redway other local hills.



Starts at 5:30AM. Bring your CX or MTB out for a great Don trail ride. Some weeks, we'll head to a local park to practice CX skills.

Informal Rides Click Here

Other Rides:

Race Team

BCC Race Team
Please join if you will be racing in 2018 as part of the BCC Race Team!

Track Cycling

BCC Track Cycling Group

A place where those interested in, or already addicted to, riding the boards can share info.

BCC Youth

BCC Youth Group

An initiative to have weekly skills sessions and rides for young riders.

Interested in finding a new route or refreshing your memory on an old faithful? Check out the Routes page.

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