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Fresher Sign Up

September 29, 2008 in Captain's Blog

Freshers may now register their interest in joing the club by signing up on the website.

Dates For Diaries

September 28, 2008 in Captain's Blog, Web Officer's Blog

Your glorious Captain and Webofficer have been filling in the calendar with some notable dates. Firstly, Freshers’ drinks is 7.00 Friday of 0th week in the OCR.

Tobias Glorious At Oxford City Regatta

September 8, 2008 in Captain's Blog

Even after this years Summer Eights and Henley highs Balliol’s Tobias Witting couldn’t let go and has kept training. Switching to sculling wasn’t easy as he learnt how to row in a sweep boat and kept going in cirles for quite a while. Practising the whole summer made hungry for a bit of racing. After a good sleep-in on Saturday and missing the 1000m races, he got up on Sunday for the 500m sprint knockout competition. Attaching to the start in the single was quite a tipsy experience and the first race was just won by 3 feet. But confidence grew from race to race and Tobi finished the final with a lead of 3 and 3/4 of a length.

Wikipedia Page

September 3, 2008 in Web Officer's Blog

‘Mysteriously’ today a new page appeared on Wikipedia. Rumour has it that this is a little project prompted by our illustrious captain.

‘Wickedscrollything’

September 2, 2008 in Web Officer's Blog

At the request of our belov├ęd Alumni Officer I have created a new scrolling banner at the top of the page. I was originally going to use WordPress plugin to do the job but instead I’ve created a plugin of my own. Sorry for the shameless plug(in).