Oihana trained in the Conservatoire National Maurice Ravel (Biarritz, France) before joining London Contemporary Dance School and graduating in 2012. A recipient of the Charlotte Kirkpatrick Award for Exceptional Potential as a Dance Artist, and first prize at the International Contemporary Dance Contest in Biarritz. In her final year at LCDS she was invited to join Richard Alston Dance Company for the creation and national touring of A Ceremony of Carols. Oihana joined Richard Alston Dance Company as an Apprentice in 2012 becoming a full Company member in 2013. She was selected as Dancing Times dancer of the month for February 2015.