My First Century

100 Kilometers, Sun Burn and Riding with a Pro When I left the house and got on my bike yesterday morning, I had no idea what the day had in store.  I was heading downtown to join up with the Barrie Cycling Club’s weekly touring ride.  When we discussed our route for the morning at the meeting location, it sounded

Read more

Wind, Hills and Crappy Roads

Lessons Learned from Today’s Ride During the week, like most people, I have other commitments that I have to juggle.  Work, school, the wife, things normal people have.  So there is only so much time I can afford to spend on training.  That means getting in short but intense rides a couple mornings a week and leaving the long rides

Read more

O-Cup Schedule Finalized

Date for Barrie Crit Confirmed The date for the Ontario Cup criterium hosted by the Barrie Cycling Club has been confirmed in a post on the club’s website.  The race will take place on Saturday, May 30 in the evening and runs in conjunction with the club’s annual Youth Cup Race.  The planned course is the circuit regularly used by

Read more