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Dundas Sydenham Hill 2 km Time Trial

I have been casually running a time trial on Sydenham Hill in Dundas for many years. An amusment for our cycling friends. The 2 km course starts at the corner of Park and Sydenham. There is a cross walk line there. The finish is the larger telephone pole about 10 m before the fruitstand (and Fallsview Rd). This gives you enough time to slow up and turn onto Fallsview...and check your time! I sometimes have a finish line sign (that disappears) on the hydro pole. The climb is around 100 m. in elevation. There is a Strava segment that I also set up. See below.
Sydenham Hill Climb Video....Interrupted




(3 min) Thanks to Mara.
If you have never climbed the hill this is kinda what it's like, edited to 3 minutes. The fun starts at about 60 seconds.

Strava segment
I have also setup a Strava Segment. It's called Sydenham Road Climb. The 2k one. There are quite a few.

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Legends

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Canadian cycling legends at the commemoration of the hill as Clara's Climb, after Clara Hughes (on the right) who trained there.

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Pal Murray comparing calf muscles with Curt Harnett.


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Current G.C. leader.
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Nicholas. With his Pinarello.

G.C.

Hill Climb Standings
1. Nicolas Newell ....5:19
2. Vi Pather ....6:32
3. Dianne Moroz .....6:45
4. Murray Wickham .....6:50
5. Mara A.Farr....7:11

6. Bob Schofield .....7:16
7. Dave Beer.....7:21
8. Cam Whiffing .....7:23
9. Keith Johnson ....7:25
10.Peter Leyser ..... 7:34

11. John Farr .....7:42
12. Ed Kolodziejski.....7:54
13. Shirley Inglis .....8:17
14. Mari Evans .....8:19
15. Alene Alexanian .....8:32

16. Elizabeth Bluemke .....8:45
17. Rudy Hlacar.....8:57
18. John Bennett .....8:58
19. Larry Sagar.....8:58
20. Jo Schachtschneider ....9:25

21. Michele Henderson .....9:43
22. Oliver ....10:03

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