2015 News

2015 EVENT RECAP: Niagara Falls International (Half-Marathon)

Niagara Falls, ON

Sunday October 25th

It was another close race in Niagara this year.

Half-Marathon results can be found here

2015 EVENT RECAP: Base Borden Run (Half-Marathon)

Base Borden (South of Barrie), ON

Sunday October 4th

Thanks to Kevin Mills for getting participation in this event started.  Congratulations to all participants that made it out.  Photos available on HCC facebook page.

Half-Marathon results can be found here

2015 EVENT RECAP: Army Run (5K or Half-Marathon)

Ottawa, ON

Sunday September 20th

Another great event in Ottawa.  Event organizers recognized people with all types of disabilities, including visually impared, amputee, handbikes and gave top 3 prizes for each category.

Half-Marathon results can be found here

5K results can be found here

2015 EVENT RECAP: Midweek Wednesday Night Para-Cycling Criterium

Mississauga, ON (Tahoe Blvd & Buckhorn Gate)

August 19 (CRIT) – 7 pm – 9 pm

Thanks to the Midweek Cycling Club for hosting their first Para-Cycling Criterium Race.  There were 6 handcyclists that showed up, including Para-Pan Am Gold Medalist Mark Ledo.  Exciting news as Midweek will offer the Para-Cycling Crit a number of times in 2016, giving local handcyclists a great platform to gain race experience close to home.

Results can be found here

2015 EVENT RECAP: Canadian Para Championships

St-Georges de Beauce, QC

June 25-28 (ITT & RR)

Information here

Results can be found here

2015 EVENT RECAP: Tour de Waterloo

St. Jacobs, ON

June 21 (RR)

Thanks to Cycle Waterloo for hosting another top caliber race this year.  It was the 3rd edition of the 46K Para Cyclist road race, and another great day.  Congratulations to everyone who made it to the start line;

LEDO, Mark
POSTMUS, Stephan
LUE, Anthony
KOERT, Roger
PAGLIERO, Flavio
VANDERWAL, Rich

Results can be found here

A copy of the course route can be found here

2015 EVENT RECAP: Barrie Pedal Fest Crit

Barrie, ON

May 30th

Thanks to the Barrie Cycling Club for adding the Para Criterium Race (1.7km loop) into the inaugural Pedal Fest.  The Handcyling Club of Canada was well represented –

 

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Results can be found here

 

2015 EVENT RECAP: Challenge Longhi & Défi sportif AlterGo (UCI C1 EVENTS)

Montreal, QC
May 1st (RR) & May 2nd (ITT) & May 3rd (RR)

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Challenge Longhi RR Results can be found here

Défi sportif AlterGo ITT Results can be found here

Défi sportif AlterGo RR Results can be found here

 

2015 EVENT RECAP: Toronto Yonge St 10k

Toronto, ON

April 19th

Race Report by Anthony Lue: The Yonge St. 10km race is the first of the year and a very fast one! With 15 Handcycles lined up and ready to go, my heart was racing with anticipation as the countdown began. 3…2…1…GO! In the blink of an eye we left the start line and raced down Yonge st. 18.5 mins later I crossed the finish line with a new personal best and 3rd place!!! The season has officially started and the times are only going to get faster! Race Results can be found here

 

2015 EVENT RECAP: (INTERNATIONAL)

Top End Euro-American Handcycle Championship, Melbourne FL – USA

February 1

Canadians, and your Handcycling Club of Canada, were well represented at the first event of the 2015 US Handcycling calendar in Melbourne Florida.  The race drew 80+ handcyclists from across the Globe to sunny Florida, including 10 Canadian racers!

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Congratulations to all participants;

HANDCYCLIST   CATEGORY    PLACE  
Jeff Adams H5 5/8
Mark Ledo H4 2/20
Rico Morneau H3 1/27
Charles Moreau H3 3/27
Mark Beggs H3 4/27
Alex Hyndman H3 8/27
Luke Gingras H3 10/27
Joey Desjardins H3 12/27
Roger Koert H3 16/27
René Daigle H1/H2 6/10

Complete results can be found here