Author Archives: Anita Macklin

Wings, Beer and Membership Night: Thursday March 27th

The sun is shining, snow is melting and cycling season will be upon us. We are ready to take memberships for 2014 and the good news is that you’ll be able to get your membership for just $35 (Savings of $10) at … Continue reading

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RSVP for the “Cycle Touring” Workshop this Saturday

Even though it’s shivery frosty cold outside, Spring is surely just around the corner and we’ll be getting out the bikes soon enough. In the meantime, this Saturday is the Cycle Touring workshop and we need to anticipate numbers of … Continue reading

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Sunday Aug. 4th: Ride for those who don’t feel like 100k (42k or 50k)

Not everyone wants to do a hilly hundred, and since the Thursday morning ride was cancelled due to rain, we’re just re-scheduling it for Sunday. If you start from Precious Corners the distance is 42k. Starting from The Mill a … Continue reading

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Sunday Aug. 4: “Hellacious Hilly 100k”

It’s the long weekend and that means an NHCC Century Ride. This one ain’t for the squeamish, let me tell you! There are plenty of hills (in the second half you’ll get a wee break as we take the Waterfront … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Presqu’ile Ride, Picnic, & Swim. Thurs. July 25th

This one you should mark on your calendar. A lot of folks enjoyed this trip last year, hence our Second Annual Ride, Picnic and Swim. Here’s how it works: NHCC Members drop off coolers, swim suits towels etc. at 9am … Continue reading

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Become a Can-Bike Instructor with Cycle Transitions

Cycle Transitions is looking for interested cyclists who would like to become an instructor for their various Can Bike courses and school clinics. There will be opportunities to work with cyclists of all ages and abilities. You’ll be doing significant … Continue reading

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Tuesday June 18th, Ride from Port Hope at 6:30

This ride is typically a little different from the regular rides in that the speed and difficulty level varies according to the participants who show up. We’re anticipating this Tuesday night ride to be a little speedier than than some … Continue reading

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Bike Show, Cycle touring, Training and other fun stuff

The spring Toronto International Bike Show is coming up, so mark your calendars. It’s an opportunity to hunt for great bargains on bicycles, accessories, and clothing. Dates: March 1-3, 2013 Location: Better Living Centre at Exhibition Place (Click here for … Continue reading

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Novice Ride Program—Planning & Brainstorming Meeting

Spring is coming and we’ve got work to do! As promised at our Annual General Meeting we are assembling a few people to brainstorm, plan, and structure a really great Novice (Easy) Ride program this year. If you are one … Continue reading

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Tuesday Sept. 18: NO Tuesday ride in Port Hope

Lots of rain….and more rain to come. There will be no ride in Port Hope tonight, so leave the bikes at home and stay warm & dry. See you all next time!

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