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Red Cross Emergency First Aid & CPR Course: Saturday, April 1, 2017

You just never know when an accident will happen and a little first-aid knowledge is a good thing. For anyone who would like to take a Red Cross Emergency First-aid & CPR course (Instructor: David Hutzel), we we be organizing … Continue reading

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Have you ever wondered what to pack for a multi-month cycle tour?

Okay, so there’s no skiing to speak of…and it’s too cold to ride our bicycles, so how about contemplating some cycle touring? If you’re curious about how to pack for a multi-month cycle tour, you might find the following video … Continue reading

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Membership Night! Thursday March 30, 2017 at 7:00pm

It’s just around the corner, everyone! Cycling Season is almost here, and with that comes NHCC Membership Night at The Mill Restaurant. Bring a friend (or several), or just come on your own, everyone is welcome. We’ll have jerseys on hand for sale, … Continue reading

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Open Call for Ride Leaders for 2017

Here ya go, your opportunity to make a difference! The strength and variety of our NHCC ride schedule is 100% reliant on volunteers. We are looking to for ride leaders for the 2017 cycling season. More ride leaders means more … Continue reading

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Toronto International Bicycle Show, March 3-5, 2017

The Toronto International Bicycle Show is this weekend! It’s that time of year, when we all start to think a little (or a lot) about getting the bike out, checking it all over and getting it ready to ride. Maybe … Continue reading

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Get your Swing in this Saturday! Swing Dance!

A Swing Dance is being organized by The Road Show committee from the All Canadian Jazz Festival and the Cobourg Swing & Lindy Hop Dance Group. Featuring Big Rude Jake and his band. If you don’t know how to dance … Continue reading

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Thursday, January 26th: cross country ski

For all the keeners it’s ski season again! There’s a blanket of soft snow that makes for good control. No wild icy spots! Date: Thursday, January 26th Time: 1:30 Meeting Location: Beagle Club parking lot Ski Organizer: Maria Siemiaszko

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Tuesday, January 24th: morning hike

Since the freezing rain prevented last week’s hike from happening, it’ll be the same proposed route this week over to Monk’s Cove. Date: Tuesday, January 24th Time: 9:30 Meeting Location: parking lot behind Craft Food House Hike Leader: Dennis Benson

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Reminder of the Ski Waxing Clinic Tuesday evening

While we wait for snow to re-populate the ski trails, don’t forget about the ski waxing clinic tomorrow night (details here) at Cycle Transitions. It’s a great opportunity to learn a little ski maintenance, both traditional and waxless. Trust us, … Continue reading

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Clinic: Cross Country Ski Waxing (Tues. January 17th)

Learn to wax those skis! With all the snow, plenty of people are digging out the cross-country skis and you may be wondering just what kind of maintenance you should be doing. This demonstration clinic will be applicable for both … Continue reading

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