We are committed to promoting and supporting the emergence of women’s cycling in Canada. Through activities such as our annual Granfondo Women’s Night and our Like A Fox training camp, we hope to have fun, improve skills and support the growing participation of women in cycling.
LIKE A FOX WOMEN’S CYCLING CAMP
The ultimate women’s cycling camp returns to the Okanagan wine country on April 28th to 30th, 2017. This one-of-a-kind cycling weekend offers women a weekend away in the #1 cycling destination, and the #1 wine region, in Canada.
Camp registration includes two (2) nights of accommodation at Penticton Ramada, all meals (including an exclusive catered dinner), athlete-centered coaching, a “Like A Fox” cycling jersey, as well as swag & giveaways. The weekend camp will include two fully supported group rides with varying distance options, as well as skill clinics, and optional yoga and massage sessions.
More information will be released in early 2017.
GRANFONDO WOMEN’S NIGHT
WHAT: 2016 Granfondo Women’s Night
WHEN: Friday, July 7th (early evening)
WHERE: The Bench Market (368 Vancouver Ave, Penticton)
On Friday (July 7th), the 2017 Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan (PGAMO) Women’s Night returns to The Bench Market. The Granfondo Women’s Night provides a casual, social evening for like-minded women that typically features a wine tasting, appetizers, door prizes, as well as bike maintenance and information sessions.
To be eligible to sign up for Granfondo Women’s Night, you must first be registered for the 2017 PGAMO. Sign-up for Women’s Night will open in Spring 2017.
WOMEN’S CLUBS / TEAMS
In an effort to promote and support women’s cycling in Western Canada, below you’ll find links to a selection of women’s cycling clubs:
She Rides Penticton (Penticton)
Team Tranquila Women’s Cycling (Central B.C.)
WOWride (Lower Mainland)
Team Fresh Air Athena (Kelowna)
DirtGirls Mountain Biking (Edmonton)
Spin Sisters Mountain Biking Club (Calgary)
X Elle Cycling Association (Kelowna)