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“Unity for the Climate” Unicyclist Joseph Boutilier in Cobourg

Joseph Boutilier has been undertaking a 5,000-kilometer, 5-month unicycle ride, Unity for the Climate, across Canada to promote unity for the climate and will be departing Cobourg tomorrow morning. The trip culminatse in Ottawa after rallies, events and meetings in … Continue reading

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“Tune Your Ride” Tour. Sunday August 31st, Port Hope

After the big ride today, give your legs a little break and come out for a little fun and enjoy the 2014 Tune Your Ride Tour. It brings four Toronto-based folk musicians from Brockville to Toronto by bicycle, performing in … Continue reading

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Thursday, Aug. 28: Levels 3 & 4, ride to Newcastle 9am

There’s been a request to ride to Newcastle and back, stopping for lunch in Newcastle if members wish. All total, the ride would be 80km. Less if you choose to shorten it by turning around at any time to come … Continue reading

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Century Rides: 50, 100 or 160k Ride Sunday Aug. 31

Ride ON! Radar seems to show we will escape the rain. See you all there! We’ve all been waiting for this one…the Big Distance ride, supported by the NHCC. Choose your distance, make sure your bike is in good working … Continue reading

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Wednesday August 27: Port Hope Ride at 6:30pm

We’ll do a longish but relatively hill-free ride along the Lakeshore like we’ve been doing, except we’ll go even further, maybe adding a bit of distance here and there, exploring some side-roads if people want. Our precious daylight hours are … Continue reading

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Monday August 25: Level 1 ride

People really enjoyed the ride where we started at Wicklow Beach so we’ll do it again on Monday. Gets us outta town a little, we’ll see some rural roads, and not experience too much traffic. What could possibly be better? … Continue reading

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Sunday August 24: Levels 3 & 4 Ride to Millbrook

If you missed Thursdays ride, you’ll get your chance this Sunday. Two distances to choose from, and cycling over to the start point from Cobourg gives you even more distance if that’s what you are looking for. If you take … Continue reading

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Thursday, August 21st: Level 3 & 4 ride to Millbrook

This ride has some hills….we cannot lie. It is however a nice, quick ride home. Plus, you’ll probably see a few roads you haven’t been on this season. If you really want to stretch out the ride, start in Cobourg … Continue reading

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Wednesday August 20: All Levels Ride, Brew & Brouhaha

Yep, that’s what we said…Brew and Brouhaha. After this ALL LEVELS ride we’ll shimmy on into The Mill where we’ve reserved some tables for those who wish to order up some beer and munchies. Being an All Levels ride means … Continue reading

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Monday August 18: Level 1 ride

Note that due to shorter days, the new start time is 6:00pm for Monday rides. This time we start from the parking lot behind the Dutch Oven. Nice and central, so everyone can get there easily and perhaps get a … Continue reading

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