Day two w Stany #ADD #weAreNotGymnastics We start together – We finish together.
Samson from ParkourONE in Germany put us thru four solid hours. Balance on all the things!
Riding a J train this morning over _the_ Williamsburg bridge. Oh the feels!
Came into the NYC for an interview and ended the day in Central Park with great challenges with the @themovementcreative , thanks!
Solemn. Good way to start a mindful day in NYC w friends.
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Having carefully examined every inch of the pedestrian pathway on the Williamsburg Bridge, I can authoritatively state that it is in fact, VERY long. When I stood up after 2,000 meters of quadrapedie-movement, I could hardly believe it was over! Two kilometers turned out to be possible!
The entire bit of madness started after I mentioned to several people I might be heading into NYC/Brooklyn on a particular weekend in October. Unfortunately, my plans changed and I forgot to tell Jesse.
As the weekend approached, he sent me a message, “I’ve been thinking of some good physical challenges for when you’re here…” I was just thinking, “Oops, I forgot to tell him I’m not coming into the city that weekend.” When he followed with an upbeat, “Let’s QM across the Williamsburg Bridge on Saturday!”
Now in my defense, I was feeling a little guilty that he had spent time thinking about a visit that I had to abort, and my train of thought went off the rails like this:
The problem with my schedule is that I need to be home by about 3pm on Saturday…
…actually, that gives me until about 1pm to do some QM in the city on Saturday…
…so if I went in Friday, and if we started early enough…
…sure, a little QM in the morning would be fun…
…and October’s weather has been so beautiful…
“Ok, sure! I’m in. Let’s do it!”
…and then I looked up the Williamsburg Bridge on Wikipedia, learned it was 2,200 meters long, and thought, “I have made a terrible mistake.”
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Found this in the camera roll from a couple weekends ago. It was great to bounce around random spots with @gabe_the_acrocat and @kristen_swantek This was the day before we QMd The Bridge… we’re all still smiling.
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2 kilometers of QM. ~2.5 hours.
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