A brilliant autumn day greeted
runners and fans as the American flag whipped in the breeze
in remembrance of the terrible day a month earlier in Lower
8 miles to the south.
and 9,000 runners gave their all in 33
photos by John Dye
Huge meet runs all day at historic Van Cortlandt
Park way up Broadway at 242nd street at the end of the 7th street
subway. Eastern States Girls championship is part of the meet. Meet
director: Ed Bowes at: 718) 857-2700 x2233 (school), (718) 680-7902
The rocks of Van Cortlandt Park are a vantage point for
people watching as well as race watching.
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