2016 News

2016 EVENT RECAP: Niagara Falls Half Marathon

Niagara Falls, ON

October 30

The Club had a great final event of 2016, with many fast times and personal bests recorded.  Over 20 hand crank and push rim racers showed up, making 2016 the biggest Niagara Wheelchair Racer Half Marathon for far.  See photo link below for the time that was had!

Results here


2016 EVENT RECAP: Ontario Para-Cycling Race Series

Toronto, ON / Markham, ON

August 20 (TT) & August 21 (RR)

Ontario Para-Cycling Series Announcement


2016 EVENT RECAP: 2016 Global Relay Canadian Road Championships (Para)

Ottawa, ON/Gatineau, QC

June 25 (RR) & June 28 (TT)

Results found here


2016 EVENT RECAP: Défi sportif AlterGo (UCI C1 EVENT)

Montreal, QC

April 30 (TT) & May 1 (RR)

Great weather and track conditions facilitated fast results for all 27 Canadian and American handcyclists at Défi.

Saturday April 20 TT: Results can be found here

Sunday May 1 RR: (MH 1-2, WH 1-5) Results found here

Sunday May 1 RR: (MH 3-5) Results found here


2016 BIKE SHOW RECAP: Exhibition Place

Toronto ON

March 4 – March 6

Invacare Canada invited HCC to join them in their booth at the Toronto Bike Show.  Invacare displaying their handcycles and several HCC members were there to speak to interested visitors about their experience in this sport.

For more info, see www.bicycleshowtoronto.com


2016 EVENT RECAP: Top End Euro-American Handcycle Championship (INTERNATIONAL)

Clermont FL – USA

February 6 (RR & ITT) & February 7 (Crit)

Canadian handcyclists impressed the competition in Florida at the first race in the USA Handbike Circuit calendar.  There was challenging terrain, cold and wet weather, but the HCC and Canadian athletes lead the pack and set new PBs.

Check out this Race of the West Criterium Video that HCC Member Flavio Pagliero put together to see what the action was like !

Participants included;

Jeffrey Adams Toronto, ON
Joey Desjardins Hawkesbury, ON
Francois Fruhauf Lourdes de Joliette, QC
Alex Hyndman Morpeth, ON
Roger Koert Stratford, ON
Elsa Lalonde Rockland, ON
James Lauzon Niagara Falls, ON
Kevin Mills Newmarket, ON
Charles Moreau Victoriaville, QC
Rico Morneau Saint Liguori, QC
Flavio Pagliero Thornhill, ON
Fernando Resende Mississauga, ON
Richard VanderWal Toronto, ON


Event Results:

Road Race – Handcycle Wave A Results – Handcycle Wave B Results
Time Trial – Results
Criterium – Results
Omnium Final- Results