Jarkko

/Jarkko Bamberg

About Jarkko Bamberg

A researcher who is inspired and puzzled by human-environment relationships. A recreational runner that runs to learn about himself and the world.

Why Finland?

Running in nature is a widespread activity around the world. Why should we study this in Finland? Actually Finland provides an intriguing context for studying recreational running practices and runners’ experiences in green environments. Let’s have a look at some of the things that make Finland a good place for the study. Firstly, distance running [...]

By | October 5th, 2016|Project|0 Comments

Why study different environments of running?

Affective landscapes of running project asks why do people feel like running on trails, and what do people get from running in green environments? Why and how do they select certain trails and places to run instead of others? How do they experience the environment while they run? A critical reader might ask in turn: [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|projekti|0 Comments

Project begins

This is so exciting! Affective landscapes of running research project starts, and from now on for at least three years I will delve into questions of runners’ everyday experiences of the environments in which they run. You may have noticed that the language of the first blog post is Finnish. I decided to change into [...]

By | September 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tutkimusprojekti käynnistyy

Olen tavattoman innoissani tästä tutkimuksesta, jossa pääsen tarkastelemaan asiaa, jolla on suuri merkitys myös omassa elämässäni. Luonnossa juokseminen antaa minulle valtavasti voimavaroja päivittäisen elämän pyörteissä. Minulla on omat suosikkireittini ja paikat, joihin lenkeilläni suuntaan. Toisinaan saatan valita mäkisen maaston siksi, että haluan tehdä kovan harjoituksen. Tällöin juoksuympäristö palvelee fyysisen kuntoni kehittymistä. Sama reitti voi toisena [...]

By | June 18th, 2016|projekti|0 Comments