604.524.3611434a East Columbia St. New Westminster, BCOpen M-S 10-6 Sun 12-5
My Acct



With help from Fraser River Fuggitivi, the Salvation Army and the local Rotary Club, the Original Bike Club is hosting the hardest ride of the season: the Annual Royal City Baker's Dozen Invitational Hill Climb Challenge.

13 Toughest Hills in New Westminster
8-22% Grade
Recorded on Strava
Bragging Rights

The Date: Sunday, November 12th at 9am (official starting horn goes off between 9am and 930)


The Invitation:

  • Each rider from selected clubs are allowed to invite ONE cyclist who is not part of their club. The guest rider must sign a waiver on the day of ride as this is an official club event, (sorry BC residents only):

  • the Original Bike Club
  • FR Fuggitivi
  • Just Giver 4PD
  • Gastown Cycling Association
  • Glotman•Simpson Cycling Club
  • UNLESS YOU HAVE STORE APPROVAL, (call the store for further information). Online registrations will only be accepted by invited clubs (only one friend per member and we will be strict on this).

The Route and Rules:

  • 13 of the toughest hills will be pre-marked on Strava and the list and map will only be given out on the day of the ride.

  • Each rider must choose their own route and complete ALL 13 hills.

  • Riders must record their rides on Strava (if they want to participate in hill-specific King/Queen of the Mountain (KOM/QOM) challenges.

  • Every rider will be given a rider number sticker

  • Each rider must stop at the top of each designated hill, meet with a volunteer and tear out a page of the volunteer's book, (the page number that corresponds to their rider number). The riders must keep these pages and collect all 13 to be presented at the end of the ride

The Donation: Each rider will be expected to product a donation item from the list of much needed supplies for the Salvation Army, (the official list of supplies need will be emailed to each rider accepted)

the Deadline: Registration is open until Friday, November 10th