Friday, July 20, 2007

Cycling in Brooklyn (Aborted5boro07 + BikeBeltPkwy)

Aborted 5 Boro, following course route to Brooklyn Bridge and then improvising to Verrazano after a long lunch
Route taken on Google Maps (kml)
Summary: apx 6:30AM-5PM, 46 miles
Total Time (h:m:s) 10:08:40 13:07 pace
Moving Time (h:m:s) 6:39:03 8:35 pace
Distance (mi ) 46.4
Moving Speed (mph) 7.0 avg. 67.8 max.
Temperature (°F) 55.6°F avg. 62.6°F high
Wind Speed ( mph) NE 8.5 avg. NE 11.5 max.

Central Park to Prospect Park and then onto Belt Parkway Bikeway
Route taken on Google Maps (kml)
Summary: apx 8:30AM-5PM, 49 miles, with stops, including lunch
Total Time (h:m:s) 9:47:41 12:05 pace
Moving Time (h:m:s) 6:29:44 8:01 pace
Distance (mi ) 48.55
Moving Speed (mph) 7.5 avg. 51.0 max.
Temperature (°F) 67.3°F avg. 71.6°F high
Wind Speed ( mph) SE 5.3 avg. SE 12.6 max.