Category: Tour du Canada News

  • Tour du Canada 2020 Dates and Fees

    Tour du Canada 2020 Dates and Fees

    The Board of Directors of Tour du Canada have confirmed the dates and fees for the 2020 cross-Canada ride. The dates are: June 24 to September 4, 2020. Participants must be in Vancouver for June 24, accommodation is provided that night. The Orientation takes place in Vancouver on June 25 with the first riding day […]

  • New Age Record for Tour du Canada

    New Age Record for Tour du Canada

    Richard Hatherill of Ottawa, Ontario (R) and Bud Jorgensen of Alliston, Ontario (L) have set new age records for participation in the 2019 cross-Canada ride, Tour du Canada. Richard is 76 and Bud turned 80 during the ride. The record was previously established in 1997 by Bob MacLean at the age of 73. The youngest […]

  • Fall Review Meeting 2019 Tour du Canada

    Fall Review Meeting 2019 Tour du Canada

    There will be a review of the 2019 Tour du Canada on October 26, 2019 starting at 4pm in New Tecumseth, Ontario. The purpose of the meeting is to review the 2019 tour. The Board of Directors will consider comments and suggestions and firm up dates and times for the 2020 tour. If any members […]

  • News from New Zealand

    News from New Zealand

    Tim and Celia Hope completed Tour du Canada in 1997. Tim is also a member of Canadian Kilometer Achievers Program (CKAP) and recently sent in a report on their riding activities. You can read about it here: News from New Zealand

  • Happy New Year

    Happy New Year

    Wishing all our cycling friends a happy and healthy 2019.

  • Tour du Canada 2019 Dates and Fees

    Tour du Canada 2019 Dates and Fees

    Greetings Cyclists The dates and fees for the 2019 Tour du Canada have now been set. Dates will still need to be reconfirmed once the ferry schedule to Newfoundland has been confirmed by Marine Atlantic. Dates: Check-in date in Vancouver is June 19. A full day orientation begins at 10 a.m. on June 20, a […]

  • Fall Review Meeting

    Fall Review Meeting

    There will be a review of the 2018 Tour du Canada on October 27, 2018 starting at 4pm in New Tecumseth, Ontario. If any members of Tour du Canada would like to join in person or via Skype please contact sweep@tourducanada.com

  • Congratulations Tour du Canada 2018

    Congratulations Tour du Canada 2018

    Congratulations to the participants of Tour du Canada 2018. The year 2018 marks the 30th annual ride across Canada. The tour was first staged in 1988 and since then close to 1000 cyclists have participated and completed the ride. The age range has been 14 to 73. The tentative dates for 2019 are June 19 […]

  • EFI by Ryan Cleary

    EFI by Ryan Cleary

    EFI by Ryan Cleary, Tour du Canada rider in 2004 A dream, a vision, a goal For some, a dose of medicine for the soul We all had our reasons to ride Adventure, passion, pure pride Say goodbye to your husbands and wives Run away from your structured lives So pack up you gear, shed […]

  • Early Days of Bike Parking

    Early Days of Bike Parking