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2017 will see the East Coast Games bring road racers from around the province to Lorneville, and a chance to be crowned Provincial Champion. A new course for 2017, and the addition of a TT on Saturday will see 2017 build upon 2016.
This year the East Coast Games will serve as the 2017 Provincial Championships for both the Time Trial and the Road Race at the event hosted by Saint John Cycling.
Velo New Brunswick is pleased to announce the cycling team that will represent New Brunswick at the 2017 Canada Games hosted in Winnipeg, Manitoba from July 28th to August 13th. [Continue Reading…]
The riding season is off to a great start here in New Brunswick. The Victoria Day weekend saw many people out riding, and now the Velodrome NB events begin. We hope you all have your legs in shape, and are ready to tackle some great challenges this year.
We start the season with the great “Ellen’s Tour de Sussex”. An event to honour Ellen Watters, and a chance to show off the great riding of Kings County where Ellen learned to ride, and ride strong. Funds raised from the ride will be used to promote cycling in Sussex, riding camps for kids, and also to provide a scholarship to a female athlete from SRHS. The ride is SOLD OUT, however if you are not a part of the event, volunteers are still needed. Visit www.ellenstour.ca/volunteers for more information.
On Saturday the Wild & Wooly Junior XCO takes place at Woolastook Park just outside of Fredericton. The race course is designed with youth racers in mind, and so are the categories. U19, U17, U15, U13, and U11 racers are invited to experience racing for their first time, or to challenge themselves against some of the best junior racers in the province. Pre-Registration is available, so sign up today.
On Sunday is the second running of the Fitworks Active Club Prison Break. A dirt and gravel road experience unlike any other, with two different distances to choose from. Information on registration, route, pricing, and all you’ll need is located here.
We hope you get out and #BEONYOURBIKE this weekend wherever you are.