Cycling News

  • Early April Conditions in Simcoe County

    Itching to dust off your bike and ride? Don’t worry, Simcoe County road conditions are great right now! Although we still have a bit of snow on the shoulders, the roads are in decent shape. Be careful on the corners, as the sand has not been swept for the summer season and we haven’t had […]

  • How to Dress for Spring Cycling

    The following blog post was written by Jeremy Simmons, owner of the Trek Bicycle Store in Barrie, Ontario. This is the time of year when cyclists are getting excited about getting out and riding, even if the weather isn’t ideal. Here are a few tips to make the early season rides more comfortable! The extremities […]

  • Bicycle Giveaway Winner Announced!

    Congratulations to Steve, from Alliston for winning the Norco VFR4, provided by Bikeland in Barrie. The bike giveaway was the much desired ballot prize at the Cycle Simcoe booth during the Outdoor Adventure Show and Toronto International Bicycle Show. Thank you to Ontario’s Lake Country for partnering with this promotion and to everyone that participated […]

  • Volunteer at this Year’s Horseshoe Centurion

    Centurion Cycling’s events would not be possible without the dedication, commitment and passion of hundreds of volunteers. Right now, the Horseshoe Centurion volunteer committee is recruiting volunteers for the 2014 event – June 16 to June 22. Centurion volunteers are needed in a variety of capacities, beginning Thursday of event week through Sunday afternoon. Opportunities […]

  • Volunteers Wanted for Mountain Bike Nationals

    The following post was written by Sharon Foulkes, Canadian Championships Volunteer Coordinator and MTB Sport Organizing Committee Member.  You know spring and summer isn’t too far away when you get an email from us about Mountain Bike season.  Can you believe that the Canadian Championships are only five months away?  And the Pan Am Games are only […]

  • Share the Road!

    One of the most important components in the Simcoe County Cycling Strategy is education – not just for motorists, but for cyclists as well. Over the next two years, Cycle Simcoe will be developing education pieces, in partnership with neighbouring Counties and Share the Road, to: Encourage cyclists to abide by the rules of the […]

  • Join Us for the Copeland Forest Public Meeting

    Join the Copeland Forest Stewardship Committee on Tuesday, December 3rd from 6:30 to 9 pm, in the Horseshoe Resort Alpine Room, to review key recommendations concerning the future of the Copeland Forest! This meeting is open to the public . For more information, visit the Couchiching Conservancy Website. 

  • Welcome to Cycle Simcoe

    Hello and welcome to the Cycle Simcoe website! Over the next two years Cycle Simcoe will be your hub for news and information about cycling development in Simcoe County and Oro-Medonte. This is thanks to a newly formed project funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation and in partnership with the Barrie/Simcoe Cycling Club and the […]