The Steve Bauer Classic (formerly the Niagara Classic) is an Ontario Cycling Association sanctioned Ontario-Cup (O-Cup) event on the provincial road racing calendar. Now in its thirty-second edition, this challenging circuit has become one of the great traditions here in Ontario.
Effingham Hill, also known as Sailors’ Hill is the highlight and the most difficult obstacle on the twelve kilometre race course, with its maximum grade of 14.8%. The hill never disappoints and will make for tough racing for those who wish to attack and challenge their adversaries. This prestigious event is organised by the St.Catharines Cycling Club and Cycle Sport Management