Category: Advocacy

NCCP Iride

NCCP Let’s Ride! Community Initiation & Basic Skills

NCCP Let’s Ride! Community Initiation & Basic Skills March 10, 2018 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Cost: $85   This course will train coaches who would like to work with their local cycling club or with Cycling BC’s iRide program. Community Initiation This community initiation course is designed for coaches who will primarily work with novice, pre-competitive cyclists at the community level, including… Read more →

Treasurer/Bookkeeper Position

Fancy your self a number cruncher and bike rider who is wondering how you can contribute to the local bike community? We have a challenge for you! We are looking for a motivated Treasurer / Bookkeeper for our growing club. The estimated time commitment required as the Treasurer of PACA is about 10 hours per month. Check out the official… Read more →

Pump Track Grand Opening

The Pump track was officially opened on October 4th, 2017. Over $40 000 was raised by the community of Penticton to make the Pump Track on Naramata rd at the Poplar Grove Rd Parking lot happen. The Pump Track is another key feature of the “gateway” to the Three Blind Mice and a wonderful starting location for rides along the… Read more →

Mountain Bike Tourism Symposium synopsis

I was pretty excited to attend the Mountain Bike Tourism Symposium in Revelstoke on September 14& 15 as a representative for the Penticton and Area Cycling Association.  There were over 200 attendees ranging from non-profit clubs such as ours, land managers, industry, tourism etc. It was special to be surrounded by similar minded and bike passionate people.  I was very… Read more →