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Delaware Speedway fundraiser Friday night at 6pm
06.25.2015
Ride for FCV - Sunday August 30th
06.17.2015
Huff & Puff cancelled for the summer
05.17.2015
2015 Tour de Trilliums
05.12.2015
May 2nd - FCV 10th Annersary Open House
04.21.2015
New FCV summer riding schedule - Released
04.20.2015
FCV Raffle winners are:
04.05.2015
2015 FCV Youth Bursary nears "sell out"
03.31.2015
Mary Kelly Memorial 100
03.30.2015
Ryan Aitcheson confirmed for Saturday night at FCV
03.30.2015
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Delaware Speedway fundraiser Friday night at 6pm
06.25.2015

The Youth racers of the FCV will be at Delaware Speedway on Friday night running the 50/50 draw....

Last year over $750 were collected and put into the FCV Youth Bursary. Event Chairperson, Kathleen Gregory is confident we will go over $1,000 in 2015.

The kids are looking forward to seeing the cars race as well.

Event starts at 6pm when the gates open.... special thanks to Delaware Speedway staff for getting the FCV involved....

I can hardly wait to smell the everything Stockcar Racing has to offer.... Gearheads unite!!!




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Ride for FCV - Sunday August 30th
06.17.2015

The Forest City Velodrome is pleased to announce a late summer fundraising ride to support the on going programs at the FCV.

100% of the funds generated from the ride will be applied to the operations of the FCV - Rent, heat and Hydro.

There are 2 routes planned for the ride, a 50k & 100k. You can pick which every distance suits your fitness.

The cost of the fundraiser is $100. If you would like to make an addition donation there is a box on the registration page.....

www.rideforFCV.ca




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Huff & Puff cancelled for the summer
05.17.2015

the FCV has cancelled the Huff and Puff sessions until September.




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2015 Tour de Trilliums
05.12.2015

Monday May 18th.... 8:30am in Aylmer!!!

100km of the best riding in Southern Ontario

30 South Street

Please let John Hueston know you are coming.... Limited to 40 riders.

Donations to the FCV are encouraged!!!!




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May 2nd - FCV 10th Annersary Open House
04.21.2015

The FCV is holding its 10th anniversary open house on Saturday night May 2nd, the night before the Springbank Road Race. All track cyclists are welcome to come to the Forest City Velodrome at 6:30pm to mingle and say hello.

There will be an hour of racing with our current crop of Ontario track racers beginning at 7pm. The open house is a thank you to every past member of the FCV for their participation in a program that started in 2005.

Please pass this announcement to as many members of the FCV as possible. Go to the FCV website for more information, www.forestcityvelodrome.ca.




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New FCV summer riding schedule - Released
04.20.2015

Finally the nice weather has arrived and many cyclists are now riding outside on the roads for fitness and speed.

As in past years, the volunteers at the FCV want to make sure you have time to ride indoors during the summer.

Starting today, the FCV will be open for riding on Monday evenings beginning at 6pm. The combination Recreational and sport riding session will run for 2 hours. Depending on the numbers of riders the session could go longer.

Wednesday afternoon: Huff & Puff sessions will continue from 3pm - 5pm.

All youth sessions will be run on the road.

Have a great Summer, see you in September.




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FCV Raffle winners are:
04.05.2015

The FCV Bursary Raffle winners were drawn at the Mary Kelly Memorial race on Saturday April 4th. Thank you to everyone who bought and sold tickets to help support the FCV Bursary Fund.

Thank you to all our sponsors for their donations of raffle items:

Don Jewer / WestJet - 2 round trip tickets anywhere WestJet flies, The Bicycle Shop Brantford - a set of high performance track wheels, Dennis Higgins of Higgins Fine Optical - a set of Rudy Sports Glasses.

The winners are:

2 WestJet tickets - Neil Armstrong of St Catharines

Set of high performance track wheels - Tom Thorburn of London

Rudy sports glasses - Ardie McKellar of Manotick

Gift basket - John Van Raay of Chatham

Signed jersey - Alain Daoust of Oakville

Thank you,

FCV fundraising committee




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2015 FCV Youth Bursary nears "sell out"
03.31.2015

What a campaign.... Only 100 tickets left to sell for the 2015 FCV Youth Bursary. They will sell out before the weekend.

This means 100% of the money collected will go to youth members of the FCV. The bursary funds are distributed to riders participating in National and International races in 2015.

The FCV would like to thank, Don Jewer (WestJet), Terry Dethridge (The Bicycle Shop - Brantford), Dennis Higgins (Higgins Fine Opticians) and all the volunteers who make the Bursary possible.

The draw will be made by the winner of the Mary Kelly Memorial evnt on Saturday Night at the FCV.




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Mary Kelly Memorial 100
03.30.2015

Saturday night April 4th the 2015 Mary Kelly Memorial will be presented at the Forest City Velodrome in London Ontario.

The race will be the featured race in an evening of racing for all categories at the FCV. The Mary Kelly Memorial race is 100 laps for women of all ages. Sarah Mason has won the event in the last 2 years and is once again on track to defend her last 2 wins in the very tough event.

There will be racing for all categories including the future stars of Ontario Cycling.

Racing begins at 7pm with the Mary Kelly 100 starting at 8pm. This is an event that will not want to be missed.

Registration and sign on at 6pm, with warm ups at 6:15pm.

General admission is $10.00 for adults, Seniors $5.00 with Kids always FREE.

The Grand Prize draw for the FCV Youth Burasry is planned to take place at the podium presentation of the women's feature event.... Get your tickets today from any member of the FCV.




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Ryan Aitcheson confirmed for Saturday night at FCV
03.30.2015

Ryan Aitcheson - Road Professional from the Astellas Pro Cycling has confirmed that he will be racing at the FCV this Saturday night. Aitcheson home for a break has 2 podiums in 3 races to start the American Road season.

The 24 year old has been racing outside of Canada for 5 years and grew up on the boards at the FCV.

The Mary Kelly Memorial race night starts at 7pm with the Women's 100 lap feature set to begin at 8pm.

The winner of the 100 lap feature will make the Draw for the 2 West Jet tickets as part of the 2015 FCV Youth Cycling Burasry.




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