Bike Shorts Extra, Nov 2, 2018

2 Nov 2018 11:39 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

1) Ride added to calendar for Sunday Nov 4
2) Draft agenda for AGM
3) KNBC Group price for Cross-country skiing in Gatineau Park (until Nov. 30)

 1) L2 - Mystery Ride - 50ish km

When: Sun, 4 November, 9:30
Where: Kanata Town Centre, 150 Katimavik Rd, Kanata, ON K2L 2N2, Canada (map)

Description: Extra ride on what promises to be a nice Fall day. Start at KTC, the route is TBD.

Tour Leader:  Barrie Kirk email:

Remember that clocks fall back 1 hour this weekend.

 2) Draft Agenda for AGM (copies will be available at AGM)

1. President’s Opening Remarks                                       Geoffrey Gurd
2. Approval of Agenda                                                        Geoffrey Gurd
3. Approval of Minutes of last AGM – Nov. 7, 2017           Geoffrey Gurd
4. Business Arising from last AGM – Nov. 7, 2017            Geoffrey Gurd
5. Discussion and approval of new bylaws                        Murray Gordon & Executive
6. Directors’ Reports        
     a) Membership Director                                                 Zita Gervais
     b) Public Relations Director                                           Virginia Markovich
     c) Tour Director                                                              Peter MacDowall
     d) Social Director                                                           Janet Clark
     e) Webmaster                                                                Michael McGoldrick
     f) Safety & Education Director                                       Monna-Leigh McElveny
     g) Treasurer                                                                   Lori Henley
7. Election of New Executive                                              Barrie Kirk
8. Other Business                                                               Geoffrey Gurd
9. Next Year’s AGM – Nov. 5, 2019                                    Geoffrey Gurd
10. Adjournment                                                                  Geoffrey Gurd
11. Misc.             
  a) Possible cycling trip to Italy 2019                                  Tom Seniuk / Don Gregoire
  b) Utah fall cycle/hike trip – 10 days                                  Lori Henley

3) Discounted group rate for Gatineau Park Ski pass for 2019

KNBC is now registered with as a club eligible for a group discount for winter passes in Gatineau Park.

Instructions: Access NCC website by following this link

At the « Home » page, bring your curser on « Places to visit » and select « Gatineau Parc »
Click on one of the two offers « Buy Your Winter Pass »
You need to create a new account even if you have bought their pass last year, it is a new system.
Choose the pass according to the appropriate category and click on « Select product ».
Under « Profile » you will find a roll down menu with all the names you registered. Select the Person for the pass you chose.
Don’t forget to open the « terms and conditions » and agree. The tab « Terms and conditions » will be green, you can add this pass to your cart.
To add more passes to your cart, you can use the roll down menu below « Profile » and select another member in the same pass category.
If you want another category, click on « Home » and make another selection. After adding all the passes to your cart, click on « View cart ».
Finally under Coupon Promo Code enter the following:  xxxxxx
Proceed to checkout.

I have a pdf of the procedures in English and French. Email me if you need one.
Copies will be put in the member's section of website shortly.