Rider Profile – Alejandro Fernández

  Alejandro Fernández Jimenez alejandro.fernandezjimenez@queens.ox.ac.uk Role on Committee – Mountain Bike Captain Course – DPhil Mathematics Year – 1st College – Queen’s Favourite ride – Anywhere in the woods with some chill single tracks. Most memorable ride – A mountain bike packing trip in Cantabria, sleeping outdoors and getting into some amazing places in the […]

Rider Profile – Iona Neill

Iona Neill iona.neill@pmb.ox.ac.uk Role on Committee – Press Officer Course – European and Middle Eastern Languages (Arabic and German) Year – 3rd College – Pembroke Favourite ride in Oxford – Anything with a good cafe stop! Most memorable ride – An 150 mile (ish) bikepacking trip to Cornwall, crossing Dartmoor and stopping to swim in […]

Rider Profile – Jake Bogdan

Jake Bogdan jake.bogdan@wadham.ox.ac.uk Role on Committee – Mountain Bike Captain Course – Maths Year – 2nd Nationality – Swiss Favourite ride in Oxford – Laps and laps of Shotover’s trails. Most memorable ride – Fuorcla da Rims (Switzerland), hike-a-bike up to 2900m followed by a 1800m continuous descent. Fun fact – I’ve never sat on […]

Varsity Race Report 2022

Despite being affected by illness and injury, the OUCC Blues squad were in high spirits as we made our way to Cambridge on Saturday the 2nd of April, twenty-four hours out from BUCS 25 mile individual time-trial and our 2022 Varsity match against Cambridge. Vans parked and bikes constructed, we headed out on a recon […]

Rider Profile – Adam Isherwood

Adam Isherwood adam.isherwood@dpag.ox.ac.uk   Role on Committee – President Course – DPhil Physiology, Anatomy, & Genetics Year – 2nd/3rd College – Somerville Favourite Ride – Anything in the Chilterns (despite being truly awful at climbing) Most Memorable Ride – 100km on a single speed beach cruiser with semi-functional coaster brakes (*yikes*) in Pensacola, Florida, especially […]

OUCC Hill Climb 2019

The OUCC Hill Climb is back, and entries are NOW OPEN. As in previous years, it will be held on the Wytham Chalet Hill; riders can look forward to a pot-hole free 1.7km at an average of 6%, with ramps up over 17%! This is your only chance (this year..) to target the KOMs (currently Richard Gildea, […]