The apocryphal 1885 Match

1885 – The first Varsity Match is said to have been played at St Moritz, Switzerland.
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The first recorded Varsity Match

1900 – Oxford Vs Cambridge | The Prince's Club, Knightsbridge | 16th March
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Rhodes scholars arrive at Oxford

1904 - The first Rhodes Scholars from the United States, Canada, and Newfoundland arrive at Oxford.
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The Oxford Canadians

1906 – Formation of predominantly Canadian Rhodes Scholars team
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University Ice Hockey and the Varsity Match Resume

1909 – Oxford University ice hockey team was reformed.
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Hockey until WWI

1913 – Ice Hockey continued to develop and grow moderately at the Oxford until the outbreak of WW1 in 1914.
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Ice hockey revived post-WWI

1920 - Kenneth Taylor revived ice hockey at the University.
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O.U.I.H.C. is Founded

1921 - Formation of the University club.
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OUIHC given Blues status

1933 – The OUIHC receives Half Blues status from the Oxford University Blues Committee.
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OUIHC revived post-WWII

1940's – During the Second World War several OUIHC players served in the Royal Air Force.
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Women's Ice Hockey Team Established

1981 – Women's University ice hockey team established on a winters night in Wadham College.
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2nd Team reformed

1994 - The second team of the Oxford University Ice Hockey Club was reformed as the Oxford Vikings.
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OU Ice Hockey Club constitutionally formed

c.2005 – OUIHC and OUWIHC merge to form one registered club.
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OUWIHC team name dropped

c.2007 - Oxford University Women’s Ice Hockey Club (OUWIHC), a team name under the OUIHC banner, constitutionally dropped in favour of unity as OUIHC.
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Blues players resign from OUIHC

2012 - In November, fifteen players from the Men’s Blues team resigned.
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Men's Blues team reformed

2014 - First Men's Blues team to take to the ice since 2012 dissolution of the team.
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O.U.I.H.C. - A United Club

2014 - The Oxford University Ice Hockey Club (OUIHC) constitution amended.
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Stockholm Tour

2015 - Oxford University Blues tour the Swedish capital - playing local teams and establishing hockey relations.
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OUIHC Women’s Blues upgrade to Discretionary Full Blue status

On November 17th, 2015, the OUIHC women’s executive presented their case to the Women’s Blues Co...
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