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#OttawaBramptonOdysseyCycle – Stats Summary

I thought it would be fun to summarize the riding days from Ottawa to Brampton. Advertisements

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#OttawaBramptonOdysseyCycle – Ajax to Brampton – Final Day

I felt so much more energetic on our final day, after staying in for the evening, than I did on Day 5.¬† At our final evening briefing we decided to take the advice of our local experts, who provided such … Continue reading

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#OttawaBramptonOdysseyCycle – Port Hope to Ajax With an Escort

I am a member of the Brampton Cycling Advisory Committee and was fortunate to be able to attend the 2016 Bike Summit as a representative of the committee.¬† While I was there I met Joe Arruda, a commuter cyclist promoting … Continue reading

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#OttawaBramptonOdysseyCycle – Belleville to Port Hope – Headwinds

This blog post is late since Rani kept me up late talking and when I tried to upload pictures, I found that the internet at Summerville Bed and Breakfast in Port Hope was inadequate. I found the following day of … Continue reading

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#OttawaBramptonOdysseyCycle – Kingston to Belleville – A Day of Contrasts

  The day dawned overcast with a light rain. We faced the disappointment of knowing that John would not be able to ride with us today, due to his damaged ankle, and the concern that he might not be able … Continue reading

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#OttawaBramptonOdysseyCycle – Merrickville to Kingston

  Today was probably the best day of cycling I have ever had. I think all the others on this trip agree. The day started with breakfast at 7 AM on the second floor of the 1840 Guest House in … Continue reading

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#OttawaBramptonOdysseyCycle РOttawa to Merrickville 

  The day started with breakfast in John’s and Jim’s room, packing suitcases, getting suitcases into the trailer, bikes down to the parking lot from the rooms, ensuring nothing was left behind and checking out. The original plan was to … Continue reading

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