OUCC Hill Climb 2018

  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 […]

Oxford beat Cambridge in Inaugural Track Varsity Match

We took on Cambridge at the inaugural Track Cycling Varsity Match at Herne Hill in June. The event was hosted by the World Cycling Revival Festival and comprised a men’s and women’s Team Pursuit and Points race.   First up was the Men’s Team Pursuit, where James King, Oliver Bent, Angus Fisk, and Bryn Davies […]

A Record Breaking Year for OUCC

As the academic year draws to a close, we take a look back at a very successful year. The year started with OUCC welcoming some new sponsors on board: Peleton Espresso, Beeline Bicycles, Cycloanalysts, Mission Burrito and Tactic Sport joined title sponsor HMT Hospitals and we again say thank-you for the support this year. As […]

Davenne takes bronze at BUCS road race

The final BUCS event of the year, the road race hosted by York University, took place on the 29th April. OUCC sent a strong squad, with Angus Fisk, Michael Knight and James King in the men’s race, and last year’s champion Tamara Davenne and Mimi Harrison in the women’s. Riders faced multiple laps of 20km circuit, with 300m of climbing […]

Profile – Michael Knight

Name: Michael Knight Age: 25 Hometown: Leeds College: St Edmund Hall Degree: DPhil Interdisciplinary Bioscience Cycling discipline(s): Road First cycling club: Leeds Mercury First race: I did a cyclocross race when I was about 13 before I had a road bike or had really got into cycling. I rode on a mountain bike and crashed out; I’ve never ridden cross […]

Profile – Tino Sulzer

Name: Tino Sulzer Age: 23 Hometown: Chartres, France College: St Anne’s Degree: DPhil Maths Cycling discipline(s): TT, Triathlon First cycling club: OUCC First race: Newbury 10 TT Favourite race (to ride): The Oxford chaingang Best result: I think I beat Matt Kerin up a hill once Pre race ritual: Get my excuses ready by making sure my seat is loose and […]