Weekly Update: February 20-27

 

c4-hmztwaaevcaz

Photo by Kevin Coglan

UPDATE: This weeks indoor training session at Aerobic Powers has been cancelled. Please see below for more details. 

Looks like we’ll have another week of sloppy weather, so make sure you check the Twitter (@VelocityBikeAB) to check to make sure our rides will be going off as scheduled.

On a different note, our 2017 Club Sign-Up is Open! The sign-up page is now active on Karleo. If you taking part in or plan on taking part in our winter activities, please sign up for 2017 membership ASAP.

Continue reading

Weekly Update: February 6-12

We still have have two spots left to fill for our casino fundraiser coming up in mid-February. Both spots are on Thursday, February 16th:

Thu, Feb 16, 630pm-400am: Assistant General Manager
Thu, Feb 16, 630pm-315am: Cashier

More information about both positions can be found on the  Casino Fundraiser page. Meals and snacks are provided during your shift. This is the most important fundraiser we have and it only occurs every 18 months, so if you’re able, please consider signing up for a shift; friends and family can also volunteer on your behalf.  If you have any questions, please our contact our volunteer coordinator, Jessica, at jessica.wyllie@ualberta.ca

Continue reading

Weekly Update: January 30 – February 6

11251765_10156367844570241_2977981996192283969_o

Club Coach, Michael van en Ham, finished up a very muddy Worlds in 38th place.

Thanks to all of our incredible club members, we only have two spots left to fill for our casino fundraiser coming up in mid-February. Both spots are on Thursday, February 16th:

Thu, Feb 16, 630pm-400am: Assistant General Manager
Thu, Feb 16, 630pm-315am: Cashier

More information about both positions can be found on the  Casino Fundraiser page. Meals and snacks are provided during your shift. This is the most important fundraiser we have and it only occurs every 18 months, so if you’re able, please consider signing up for a shift; friends and family can also volunteer on your behalf.  If you have any questions, please our contact our volunteer coordinator, Jessica, at jessica.wyllie@ualberta.ca

Continue reading

Weekly Update: January 23-29

p1010516-edit

Club Coach Michael van den Ham is off racing in Europe!

The conditions are looking a little icy, but pretty goo  for our Monday ski night at Gold Bar Park!  Just a note, if the temperatures are warmer than -5, plan on skate skiing and if they are -6 or cooler, plan on classic skiing! As usual, come out at 7:00pm for a causal hour and a half of skiing that’s suitable for experienced and new skiers.

Continue reading

Weekly Update: Jan 16-22

Postmedia Network Edmonton Pictures of the Week Jan 16 to 22nd 2016

The condition are looking pretty good for our Monday ski night at Gold Bar Park!  Come out at 7:00pm for a causal hour and a half of skiing that’s suitable for experienced and new skiers!

Remember, if you are interested in getting out (or rather, in) a little more this week, make sure you check (or post) which rides you’ll be doing on Zwift to meet up with other club members. Of course, the  Aerobic Power workouts are also going on strong! If you’ve signed up for these are and are unable to attend, please remember to post these on the swap board so that other members can attend.

Lastly, club coach Michael van den Ham is in the middle of a big block of racing in Europe. For more about his trip, be sure to follow @mvdhcyclocross on Instagram and Twitter or check out the latest blog about Europe on his website.

Continue reading

Weekly Update: Jan 9-15

Thanks to a little bit of fresh snow on the ground, our first XC Ski evening will be TODAY!!! (Monday), so mark it on your calendar and plan to come out to Gold Bar Park  from 7-8:30pm for a causal hour and a half of skiing that’s suitable for experienced and new skiers!

Besides, that, everything is as normal for the new year. Remember, if you are interested in getting out (or rather, in) a little more this week, make sure you check (or post) which rides you’ll be doing on Zwift to meet up with other club members.

Lastly, Aerobic Power, the gym where we do out Indoor Training workouts are going on strong! If you’ve signed up for these are and are unable to attend, please remember to post these on the swap board so that other members can attend.  Continue reading