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Annual General Meeting Notes

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING PLUS CA CHANGE, PLUS LA MEME – PAS! Back in the 1950’s, when French was the lingua franca of cycling, two or three times a year a road race would appear out of nowhere and whiz past my front gate in the village near Doncaster where I lived. Years later the old…

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January 4, 2016

Annual General Meeting this Wednesday

Annual General Meeting The Annual General Meeting will take place this Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015, at the Percy Page Centre, 11759 Groat Road NW, starting at 7:30 pm. Please make every effort to attend. The AGM will be followed immediately by a regular meeting.

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November 30, 2015

Annual Dinner and Awards Night

Annual Dinner and Awards Night Limited seating – Register here.    

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November 30, 2015

November 4, 2015 Meeting News

NOT THE MINUTES of the NOVEMBER 4, 2015 MEETING Mitch Davidson recently travelled to Adelaide to compete in the World Duathlon Championships, and finished 8th in his age category. Congratulations, Mitch. The 2016 events program was discussed. It will be essentially the same as this year but with one more event – 21 events running…

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November 16, 2015

2016 PENTICTON WEEK

2016 PENTICTON WEEK SUNDAY APRIL 17th – SATURDAY APRIL 23rd We have a block reservation of rooms at the Tiki Shores Resort for the popular 2016 Penticton week. These rooms will only be held until March 15th, 2016. The earlier you make your reservation the more likely you are to get the room you want.…

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October 20, 2015

News: October 14th Meeting

OCTOBER 14, 2015 MEETING It was agreed that all the remaining stock of EMCC clothing should be disposed of, and it has now been donated to the group sending cycling equipment to a needy club in Uganda, courtesy of Randy Murchison at Velocity Cycles. We are looking into purchasing new EMCC jerseys from Jakroo in…

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October 20, 2015

Clive Burke, 2015 European Masters Criterium Champion

LA TETE ET LES JAMBES In 1894 Henri Degrange published his well-known treatise on training for racing, “La tête et les jambes”, the theme being that it takes more than just strong legs to win a bike race. Here, in his own words, is how Clive Burke used his head and legs to win the…

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October 14, 2015

AGE STANDARDS 101

AGE STANDARDS 101 Starting in 1987, our first full year of racing, the EMCC has always had some sort of Age Standard competition. Apart from a couple of years when due to a misunderstanding RTTC Standard Times were used, we have always used the long-standing VTTA Age Standard tables. The VTTA was established in 1943…

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October 14, 2015

2015 BAR and Award Winners

Edmonton Masters Cycling Club 2015 BAR and Award Winners The 2015 season is over, all the results are in, and all the 2015 trophy winners are known. To start at the top, in the rarefied air of the Master E (70 to 79) category, Sid McKinney will be taking the BAR trophy back down to…

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September 29, 2015

KAZAK KIDS

KAZAK KIDS Three junior cyclists from Edmonton, Evan Burtnik, Anna Talman, and Stefan Ritter, have been selected to represent Canada at the 2015 UCI World Junior Track Cycling Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan this summer. These riders make up 1/3 of the Canadian team, and not only did they need to be among the best in…

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June 15, 2015