Profile – Tamara Davenne

Name: Tamara Davenne Age: 27 Hometown: Mouscron, Belgium College: Merton Degree: D.Phil in Infection, Immunology & translational medicine Previous education: Master’s degree in molecular and cellular biology Cycling discipline(s): Road & MTB First cycling club: Oxford University Cycling Club First race: Hillingdon crit 2015 Favourite race (to ride): Town centre crits Best result: Winning a […]

Profile – Jack Brent

Name: Jack Brent Age: 19 Hometown: Northallerton College: University Degree: Physics Previous education: Northallerton school and sixth form college Cycling discipline(s): Road First cycling club: OUCC First race: Dalton Barracks Winter crit series round 1 Best result: 1st in a local crit earning promotion to 3rd cat Pre-race ritual: Panic Favourite ride: Climbing the Col du Granon […]

Angus rides Alpe d’Huez Hill Climb

I was lucky enough to get a week in the alps to hopefully get some decent training in, and while we were there the grapevine told us there was a hill climb going up the alpe. Given my love for hill climbs I couldn’t say no. The first 500m from the start line to the […]

Ollie represents OUCC at The Farmer’s Choice Road Race, Kenya

After landing in Nairobi and posting my first ride on strava I was quickly met with an invitation to sign up to one of the major road races in the Kenyan racing calendar – The Farmer’s Choice Road Race. With just a week to get used to riding at 2000m altitude and make a few modifications […]

Tamara third at Oakley round of the Women’s Team Series

Tamara Davenne took third place at last weekend’s round of the Women’s Team Series at Oakley. Riding for her trade team, Team Vision Innovative Leisure, Tamara rode an all round impressive and composed race. She maintained position at the front of the bunch and followed the moves up each repetition of Panshill before using her […]

Summer Tour 2017 – Italy

At the end of June six OUCC riders finally decided reps of Brill hill were not enough to quench their climbing thirst and that the mountains near Bormio in Italy were calling. This was our chance to ride some of Europe’s highest roads and climbs made famous by the Giro d’Italia. The first day would […]