We are a
non-profit, non-competitive, recreational cycling
club that meets every Tuesday and Thursday from
April until October. We
are located in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario and ride primarily
on paved roads in Waterloo County (though some routes have
gravel sections). We have three maps to choose from for
each ride. During July and August (when days are longer)
the routes are approximately 20~30 km, 30~40 km and 40~50 km
respectively. At the beginning and end of the season
they are shorter.
described as 'Road', 'Touring' or 'Hybrid' would be most
suitable for our routes. A heavier 'Mountain' bike with
knobby tires is not recommended. However, that choice is
up to the individual club member. An approved helmet is
required for each rider.
are insured through the Co-operators General Insurance
Company. Each person riding with us must be a member of our club by
filling in a WCW Application Form and WCW
Our membership fee is $40 per season.
We ask for volunteers to 'Adopt a Week' and hand out copies of the
maps at the start of each ride. Each of the three maps
will be supplied by the organizers ahead of time.
Please see the
Newletter for more news about our club.
Members of the club can also join the
WCW Facebook Group.
on January 1st, WCW applications for 2019
will be accepted from renewing 2018 members only.
Starting on March 1st, applications will be accepted
from new or
members (on a first come, first served
until we reach our membership limit.