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The Big Ride……Ready for Registration!

Posted  June 23, 2016  by  WCC Administrator

A rich part of the Waterloo Cycling Clubs history is The Big Ride.  A Saturday ride near the end of summer to celebrate the great cycling we’ve all done through the summer and to raise money for a local cause.  For 2016 we’re bringing back The Big Ride!   The Ride The exact route is […]

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Saturday Fondo Rides – Now Starting at 8am

Posted  June 29, 2016  by  WCC Administrator

Many of you asked….and the ride leaders of the Moderate, Intermediate and Fast Fondos listened! Effective July 2nd the Saturday Fondo Rides are moving to an 8am start.  This change helps us start a little earlier to deal with hotter weather and get back a little earlier to enjoy more of the day with our […]

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McPhail’s Celebrating 100 Years This Weekend!

Posted  June 23, 2016  by  WCC Administrator

Our title sponsor, McPhail’s Cycle & Sports, is celebrating 100 years in Waterloo!  Head on over and visit them this Saturday, June 25 for a BBQ (11 am to 3 pm), a big sale and a chance to win some great prizes like an Opus bike, helmets and accessories.

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WCC Wednesday Rec Ride – Starts June 15th

Posted  June 15, 2016  by  WCC Administrator

              Another very successful Learn to Group Ride program is complete and it’s time to transition into what we are now calling the Rec Ride. Found a group to ride with during the LTGR – Perfect! Riding with just a couple of friends – Perfect! Create a new group […]

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Perspectives of a Volunteer – Kevin Sheerer

Posted  June 14, 2016  by  WCC Administrator

Recently on a group ride, Jason asked me to write a short blog post on why I volunteer. This is my attempt at giving everyone a feeling of why I do it. First a little background…. If you don’t know me… my name is Kevin Scheerer (Bopper on the forums when I post). I am […]

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The Hydrocut has its own Beer!

Posted  June 13, 2016  by  steveshikaze

Thanks to a new partnership with Together We’re Bitter Co-operative Brewing (TWB) in Kitchener, the Hydrocut is pleased to announce the release of the Hydrocut Session IPA.  With the purchase of a growler (1 or 2 litre draft bottle), TWB will make a donation to the Hydrocut trails.  So everybody wins! Check out the cool poster, and […]

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Region of Waterloo Repeals Two Abreast Bylaw

Posted  June 2, 2016  by  francqlife

June 1, 2016 WATERLOO REGION — The region has confirmed a vote to allow two-abreast cycling on roads.  “People are responsible for the mode of transportation you’re in,” Coun. Geoff Lorentz said Wednesday night. Councillors voted the same way as they did at the region’s planning and works committee last week when they first gave […]

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: KW Classic O-Cup Road Race – June 5th

Posted  May 25, 2016  by  WCC Administrator

            For 29 years the KW Classic has been part of Ontario Road Racing Events. After an exciting year in 2015 the KW Classic Road Race will be returning to Hawkesville, Ontario in 2016. The Waterloo Cycling Club is again helping our friends at Cycle Waterloo to staff volunteer spots, […]

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How to choose your GROUP for Road Rides

Posted  May 23, 2016  by  WCC Administrator

            Group 1 – Race Team and Advanced Riders: 36km/h + Group 2 – Advanced Riders: 34km/h + Group 3 – Advanced & Strong Intermediate Riders: 32km/h + Group 4 – Intermediate Riders: 30km/h + Group 5 – Intermediate Riders: 28km/h + Getting the most out of your group ride […]

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WCC Takes Steve Bauer Classic

Posted  May 22, 2016  by  francqlife

            Check out all the race reports here… http://waterloocyclingclub.ca/forums/topic/wcc-takes-steve-bauer-classic Huge turn out for Team WCC at the Steve Bauer Classic (Ocup #4) on Saturday, May 21st   E1/2 Phil Sheffield E1/2 Kari Hueber E3 Allison Sauder Heather Zunic Carolyn Smith E4 Lance McLellan Robert Daniells Mark Weymouth M2 Mike Patte […]

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