Profile – Alexander Witt

Name: Alexander Witt College: Hertford Degree: MEng in Engineering Science Cycling Discipline: Road First Cycling Club: London Dynamo First Race: Dalton crit Favourite Ride: Probably round Richmond park, a little bit of everything and I’ve done it thousands of times. Most Epic Ride: Etape du Tour 2019 Favourite Pro: Geraint Thomas Favourite Race to Watch: The Giro Best “I was there” Cycling Moment: Watching Thomas […]

Profile – Toby Adkins

Name: Toby Adkins College: Merton Degree: DPhil in Theoretical Physics Cycling Discipline: Road First Cycling Club: OUCC First Race: BUCS 3-Up TTT 2017 Favourite Ride: Pointlessly smashing it around Richmond Park, whatever the weather. Most Epic Ride: Anything involving a climb into Val d’Ebo (Spain) Favourite Pro: Primoz Roglic Favourite Race to Watch: Giro d’Italia Best “I was there” Cycling Moment: Stage 11 of the […]

Profile – Jasper Threadingham

  Name: Jasper Threadingham College: Mansfield Degree: MEng in Engineering Sciences Cycling Discipline: Road First Cycling Club: OUCC First Race: Dalton Winter Crit. Cold, rainy, I punctured and DNF. Favourite Ride: A loop around Dartmoor. Lots of hills and stunning scenery. Most Epic Ride: Queen’s stage of the 2019 Summer Tour. 178km, 4098m elevation, including the Monte Zoncolan Favourite Pro: Peter Sagan Favourite […]

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, […]

Silverware at the BUCS Team Time Trial

As a precursor to the much anticipated 10- and 25-mile TT classics in April, the Dark Blues put on an impressive performance in the BUCS Team Time Trial on a rolling course in Wiltshire. With such a varied parcours on the agenda – sporadically punched with sharp gradients and even the odd technical turn – […]

Univ, Lincoln take Cuppers 2019

Despite being held a couple of weeks earlier than usual, the weather held out and allowed twenty-five riders to take part in cycling Cuppers. As in previous years, the event was a ten mile time trial on the HHC118 course, just outside of Stadhampton.  The women’s race was won comprehensively by visiting rider Jessica Rhodes-Jones […]