Monday, October 21, 2002 – The Ontario Cycling Association is proud to announce that the 3rd Annual Cycling Celebration will be held November 16th, 2002, at the Steam Whistle Brewery in Toronto.
This year's Celebration will recognize and honour the Ontario athletes involved in the 2002 Commonwealth Games, as well as the 2002 Ontario Summer Games athletes.
Top Ontario cyclists and Commonwealth Games medallists Chrissy Redden and Susan Palmer-Komar have already confirmed their attendance. Mark Walters, Gordon Fraser, and Michael Barry, and Seamus McGrath, members of the Men's Team have also been invited. We invite you to come and meet the Ontario cyclists who are among the leading contenders for the Canadian spots at the Road World Championships to be held in October 2003 in Hamilton.
The participants of this year's Ontario Summer Games will also be recognized. These young cyclists represent some of the up and coming athletes who are working toward representing Ontario and Canada at future competitions. A list of these athletes is attached
The Cycling Celebration begins at 8pm, with recognition and awards beginning at 9pm.
For tickets, visit the OCA web site or call the OCA office at 416 426-7416.
For more information on The Ontario Cycling Association's programs and events please visit our web site at www.ontariocycling.org.
Athlete City Team
Muise, Alyssa Mississauga Gears Racing
St. John, Jeremy Windsor Maple Leaf Cycling Club
St. John, Donald Windsor Maple Leaf Cycling Club
Croppo, Mandy Windsor Maple Leaf Cycling Club
Pare, Dan Windsor Maple Leaf Cycling Club
Dixon, Meghan Scarborough McMaster Cycling Club
Thomas, Alana Mississauga McMaster Cycling Club
Hinnen, Mark Hamilton McMaster Cycling Club
Burke, David Hamilton McMaster Cycling Club
LePalud, Michelle St. Catharines St. Catherine's Cycling Club
Kammer, Scott St. Catharines St. Catherine's Cycling Club
Knapp, Gregory St. Catharines St. Catherine's Cycling Club
Srigley, Jeremy St. Catharines St. Catherine's Cycling Club
Coney, Sarah Newmarket Team Hardwood
Gordon, Julie Midland Team Hardwood
Bookbinder, Alex Toronto Team Hardwood
Duffy, Jason Barrie Team Hardwood
Howard, Colin Barrie Team Hardwood
Laviolette, Andrew Barrie Team Hardwood
Brown, Andrew Waterloo Waterloo Flying Dogs
Lacharite, Vincent Waterloo Waterloo Flying Dogs
McDonald, Blair Waterloo Waterloo Flying Dogs
Vukets, Dave Waterloo Waterloo Flying Dogs
Mott, Kevin Woodstock Woodstock Cycling Club
Hones, Sonya Kitchener Ziggy's Cycling Club
Crosby, Timothy Kitchener Ziggy's Cycling Club
Hanam, Quinn Kitchener Ziggy's Cycling Club
Harrison, Matthew Kitchener Ziggy's Cycling Club