VIDEO: 2017 Paris to Ancaster – Paris, County of Brant, Ontario, Canada

April 30, 2017 marked the 24th running of Paris to Ancaster, a unique Canadian event that can best be described as a steeplechase of cycling. Gravel roads, pavement, mud, trails, farm tracks and farm paddocks. This event has everything! Over 1,500 riders signed up for the 70 kilometre event in five waves. Check out the […]

Race Report: 2017 Paris to Ancaster – Paris, County of Brant, Ontario, Canada

“For over a century the roads of northern Europe have been home to the toughest bicycle races in the world. The most famous of these, Paris to Roubaix, takes place each spring over brutal cobblestone roads that have been preserved in their historic condition for over 100 years. Inspired by this classic race, the Paris […]

Event Preview: Paris to Ancaster Bike Race – Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

CANADA’S ORIGINAL GRAVEL GRINDER HAMILTON, Ontario – Registration is open for the 24th annual Paris to Ancaster Bike Race (P2A), taking place on Sunday, April 30th, 2017. This unique race is popular with all levels of cyclists. It’s a technical challenge for the professionals, yet still accessible for recreational cyclists to come out and see […]

Paris to Ancaster 2015 Race Report: by Damian Bradley

Paris to Ancaster 2015 Race Report This report comes to us from Damian Bradley, who started mountain biking in Ontario, Canada in 1996 at the tender age of 14, and has never looked back since. Although Damian’s riding, volunteer and professional experience is on the trails, he finds gravel cycling a happy middle ground between […]