The Jogging Dead

Runner Five? Looks like there are some zombies after you. Run! Those are the words, along with the moans of the undead, which get me jogging in the morning. Some people might want their morning exercise to be relaxing, accompanied by music or the sounds of nature. Personally, I’m motivated by the threat of being […]

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On the fashion of rowing

Every weekend it’s the same story. I have to run back home at noon to change into weird clothes that I wouldn’t wear in the city. If you walk by Isis, you would notice jackets of some boat clubs of the colleges.  Leggings become clothes that both genders can wear. Long socks are no more […]

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Top Tracks for Exercise

LCD Soundsystem – 45:33 The unlikely offspring of an indie retro dance outfit and a Nike commission, this extended mix is ideal for slow-burn exercise. It was written to accompany workout sessions, and the intention shows; skittery electronic beats settle into driving repetition, gradually changing to reflect and use the natural ebbs and flows of […]

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Student jog from Oxford to Rome

 This June a daring team of Oxonians will be running from London to Rome in a feat that has been humorously titled “the Italian Jog”. Leaving from the Olympic Stadium in London and arriving at the Colosseum in Rome, the team, consisting of 5 current students, 2 alumni and 1 member of staff,  will run […]

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