Archive for June, 2014

Tah Dah!

Aerial Yoga

No sooner had OCJOG (Organising Committee for the Jen Olympic Games) Chair, Maya, casually suggested that I try all the Olympic sports and write a blog about them, than she had promptly effed off to Australia for a sabbatical. So when she returned to London, post-JenOlympics, I was keen to drag her along to some activities, for Maya was a sport hater, too. But a strange thing had happened to Maya during her year abroad, and like all of us who let the mystical force of physical recreation into our lives: it seemed to be growing on her.

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Music Video Dance Class

I first heard about trendy Shoreditch dance & fitness studio, Frame’s Music Video Dance Class some time ago and as someone who considers them self an enthusiast of both dodgy pop music and throwing them self about, my interest was immediately piqued. But there were two main factors holding me back: a fear of hipsters and a total absence of rhythm, coordination and all other skills that might enhance my dancing capability. Still, I’m fully into this whole “outside the comfort zone” shiz, now, so this seemed like a good place to start the next phase of my journey through the dark arts of physical recreation. Read more…