So Brooke, Kevin, Matthew, and I showed up at approximately 6:30, waited for ten minutes and headed out to Brimely. At Kingston and Midland we saw four BCCers booting it the other way. We yelled over but they did not hear us so we continued on to Brimley. We met Lawrence there, a very nice person.

After three hill repeats the sky was not looking too good so back we went. As we pulled out onto Kingston, a woman yelled 'tornado warning!' out the car window which made us pick up our pace considerably. Half a kilometer later the skies opened up and we sprinted for shelter in the lobby of a nearby building. It kept raining and I was getting impatient so I offered to ride back, get the car, and pick up Brooke. Against Brooke's better judgement I headed out into the storm for one of the hairiest rides of my life. At one point lightning struck somewhere very near to me (Note to self, wash bike shorts). I got home just in time to see the sun come out. Needless to say, I could not have been wetter had I jumped in the lake.

Oh well, it makes for a good story and I can laugh about it now. Hope everyone got home okay. See you guys soon.

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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.

 

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Saturday

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.

Sunday

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

Weekly Rides:

 

Tuesday

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+.

Thursday

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

Tues/Thurs

CX/MTB Ride

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.

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