Events

Ride Don't Hide

Ride Don't Hide

Sunday, June 23, 2019


Location: Grey + Bruce Counties

Ride Don’t Hide is a nationwide fundraising bike ride that brings mental health out into the open.

Join us for the eighth annual Ride Don’t Hide on June 23, 2019, in over 25 communities across Canada.

Ride Don’t Hide is the largest mental health bike ride in Canada with almost 10,000 riders and hundreds more family members, friends and volunteers across Canada taking part, raising more than $2 million each year for the Canadian Mental Health Association.

Get on your bike and join the movement. Ride. Don’t hide.

Full Details: http://ridedonthide.com/home-en/



Sea Otter Canada

Sea Otter Canada

Thursday, July 4, 2019 to Sunday, July 7, 2019


Location: Blue Mountain, Collingwood, Ontario

The first annual Sea Otter Canada is coming to Blue Mountain in July 2019!

Everything you loved about the Sea Otter Classic Festival will be here and more: a road team stage race, the Canadian Hill Climbing Championship and the Grind KOM.

Sea Otter Canada is a celebration of all things cycling. It’s a festival for anybody, of any age or skill level, to show their passion for bikes.

Whether you ride downhill, uphill, on flat roads, or on dirt paths, Sea Otter Canada has a large vendor area featuring 200 brands showcasing their best products. Non-competitive events will be held at the festival as well - bring your friends to race!

Full Details: https://seaottercanada.com



War On The Shore

War On The Shore

Sunday, July 28, 2019

8:00am - 5:00pm
Location: Southhampton, Ontario

The War on the Shore is back for its third installment and brings with it the most unique road race in the province.  Not many events can provide an opportunity for cyclists of all ages and skill levels to compete or just ride together on the shore of Lake Huron in a historic harbour town.  Southampton is home to the annual Marine Heritage Festival which takes place on the weekend of the criterium, plus also boasts some of the best beaches, museums, retail stores, bakeries, cafes, recreation and culture anywhere. 

Full Details: https://www.warontheshore.ca/



Eager Beaver

Eager Beaver

Saturday, August 10, 2019

8:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Duntroon, Ontario

The Race: Eager Beaver 100. This is the re-birth of the Eager Beaver 100 mountain bike race but with a new twist.

This is a 100 mile, 100k or 50k bicycle race/ride. That is it. It isn’t a road race or a mountain bike race or a fondo, or even a fondue. It is just a bike race/ride. With a lot of gravel.

Full Details: http://substanceprojects.com/portfolio-item/eager-beaver-100



Gran Fondo Lake Huron

Gran Fondo Lake Huron

Sunday, August 18, 2019

8:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Southhampton, Ontario

This road race on the shores of Lake Huron is run as a fundraiser for the Saugeen Memorial Hospital. With your choice of a 110km Pretty in Paisley route, the 70km Winding Past Windmills route or the 30km Shore to Farm and Back route, there’s a course for every ability.

Full Details: http://granfondolakehuron.ca/



The Growling Beaver Brevet

The Growling Beaver Brevet

Saturday, September 28, 2019

8:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Kimberly, Ontario + Surrounding Area

This social ride offers routes of 40 km, 60 km, 100 km or 200 km through the scenic Beaver Valley with all riders gathering for a post-ride meal and social at the Side Launch Brewing Company in Collingwood. With the fall colours at their height and stops planned along the routes that feature local cuisine and entertainment, riders complete their passports while having a blast with fellow cyclists—all in support of the Davis Phinney Foundation and Parkinson Wellness Project. The route is a mix of paved and gravel roads with scenic views and elevation changes.

Full Details: https://www.growlingbeaver.com/