Profile – Matt Kerin

Name: Matt Kerin Age: 24 Hometown: A quaint village just outside the M25. College: Keble Degree: DPhil in Genomic Medecine & Statsics Previous education: MMath in Oxford Cycling discipline(s): Primarily a time triallist. First cycling club: OUCC First race: Probably Cuppers 2015? It was a revelation that being aero is important in a time trial. […]

Profile – Oliver Bent

Name: Ollie Bent Age: 25 Hometown: Truro, Cornwall College: Somerville Degree: DPhil in Artificial Intelligence Previous education: Engineering at Oxford a few years ago… Cycling discipline(s): TT & XC First cycling club: Safari Simbaz First race: London to Windsor Bike event with my Dad, age 11 if that counts? Favourite race (to ride): Ngong Hills […]

Profile – Vincenzo Pratley

Name: Vincenzo (VJ) Pratley Age: 19 Hometown: Blakesley College: St Hugh’s Degree: Physics Previous education: Sponne School and Sixth Form College Cycling discipline(s): Road and Time-Trial First cycling club: A5 Rangers First race: Dalton Barracks Winter crit series round 1 Best result: 22:32 in a 10 TT on a road bike Pre-race ritual: Check my brakes aren’t […]

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 […]