29 June 2006

Thursday 6/29: Crown Heights, Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Flatbush

Distance: 7.35 miles
Time: 1:00
Pace: 8:10
Temp: 76
Dewpoint: 68
Weather: humid and hazy sun

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Route: Start at 8th Ave and President, over to Prospect Park West, up to Grand Army Plaza, then East on Eastern Parkway to Rogers. South on Rogers to Glenwood, west to Bedford, then north on Bedford back to Eastern Parkway. End at Prospect Park West and President.

Notes: Geez, it's hard to remember anything except how humid it's been the last few days. I've never been a great warm weather runner (perfect conditions for me: 45 degrees and overcast), but like a lot of runners, I find that it's the humidity that's really draining. Anyway, another run with lots to see -- the Brooklyn Museum, stores and businesses along Rogers, and some very attractive houses along parts of Bedford. The front of one car repair place on Rogers was encased in rainbow-colored siding and would've made a great picture -- if I had a camera. I'll look for one this weekend.

2 Comments:

At 11:52 AM, Blogger Borough77 said...

Please contact me immediately at Borough77@yahoo.com. Great job, by the way.

 
At 3:51 PM, Blogger D said...

you dork, I had to create an account just to post comments :p This is totally unrelated, but I am listening to the radio and "Jane says" just came on -it so reminds me of those hot summers we spent in Jersey City way back when... Great to see that you are getting familiar w/ the area & *finally* got a blog going :

 

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