The Hareline

28/08/2014

Run 1700 will be an outstation run on 22 October. Read all about it.

View the latest run photos here.

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Read the latest run report – Run 1691.

Run Date Hare Location
1699 3 Sep Nick ‘Leg Iron’ Z
Taxi-share. See below.
Wat Pradu,
Taling Chan
1706 10 Sep Terry ‘Sheepshagger’ J
1701 17 Sep Nid ‘Sizzler’ P
1702 24 Sep Lynda ‘No Meat’ S
1703 1 Oct Simon ‘Snow White’ M
1704 8 Oct Malinee ‘Nibbles’ K
1705 15 Oct Thitiya ‘Short Shorts’ L
1700 22 Oct Vichai ‘Cool’ P  Read all about it
Hareline in full

Run on Wednesday 3 September @ 17:30

28/08/2014

Hare: Nick ‘Legiron’ Z
Location: Wat Pradu, Taling Chan (Wat Pradu is also known as Wat Intrawat)

If you want to share a taxi to this run meet Virginia Slim (08 7902 3406) outside Bang Wa BTS Exit 1 and be ready to get into a taxi at 4:45.

By Skytrain
Take the BTS to the end of the Silom line – Bang Wa.
Leave the station by Exit 1 and get a taxi heading up Ratchapreuk Road.
After about 4km, just after the 9km road marker turn left into Tanon Wat Intrawat (there is a yellow crane on the right).
Follow this road for about 1.3km and park opposite Wat Pradu in Intrawat Soi 23.

From Sathon Road.
Get on Ratchapreuk Road heading north.
Go over two flyovers and a klong bridge.
Just after the 9km road marker turn left into Tanon Wat Intrawat (there is a yellow crane on the right).
Follow this road for about 1.3km and park opposite Wat Pradu in Intrawat Soi 23.

From the North
Head south on Ratchapreuk Road.
When the km markers descend to 8.8 km take the Pran Nok exit.
Continue straight and make a U-turn under the flyover.
Cross the klong bridge (you are heading north now).
Just after the 9km road marker turn left into Tanon Wat Intrawat (there is a yellow crane on the right).
Follow this road for about 1.3km and park opposite Wat Pradu in Intrawat Soi 23.

Run on Wednesday 27 August @ 17:30

20/08/2014

Hare: Jim ‘Virginia Slim’ E
Location : Tawandang German Brewery, Rama 3 Road
Location Map. This is a boat run, so don’t be late!

Coming from Asok or Rama IV Road:

Take Rama 3 Road heading south.
Do not go up on the Expressway.
Stay left at the sign for Naradhiwas Rajanagarinda; do not take the right lanes to “Krung Thep Bridge” which go up the flyover.
Make a U-turn under the flyover.
After about 80 meters, turn left into the Tawandang entrance on Rama 3 Road.

Coming from Sathorn/Silom:
Take Naradhiwas Rajanagarinda Road heading south.
About 500 meters after you go under the Expressway, there is a pedestrian footbridge connecting to the BRT.
Immediately after the footbridge turn left into the Tawandang entrance on Naradhiwas Rajanagarinda Road.
Park in the back corner of the carpark under the big tree.

Run on Wednesday 20 August @ 17:30

14/08/2014

Hare: Mike ‘Love Canal’ R
Location : Kungpao Restaurant (อ่อนนุช กุ้งเผา) Onnut Road between Soi 30 and 32.

By BTS.
Take the BTS to On Nut exit station and leave by Exit 1.
Do a U turn at the bottom of the stairs and walk back 300m to On Nut (Soi77).
Cross over the road and get a taxi or one of the very nice B7 white songtaws to opposite Soi 30 (about 2km).

By car.
We assume any visitor would not be coming by car. So this is for locals! Either the devil you know or the devil you don’t!
From Downtown the easiest way is to simply drive down Sukhumvit and turn left onto Soi 77.
Then drive to opposite Soi 30 get in the right lane and turn right into the restaurant parking lot.
If coming from the north Rama 9 expressway and exit at Srinakarin.
Go down Srinakarin and turn right onto On Nut.
Or exit at Soi 50 but then you have to queue for the U-Turn at Phra Khanong!

Run on Wednesday 13 August @ 17:30

07/08/2014

Hare: Teerachai ‘Pink Panther’ R
Location: Klong Toei Port

From Sukhumvit.
At the Sukhumvit/Asok intersection turn into Ratchadapisek Road heading towards Klong Toei.
As you approach Rama 4 Road do not take the flyover but keep left.
At the Rama 4 traffic lights go straight across.
At the next traffic lights filter left into Sunthon Kosa Road.
At the next traffic lights turn right into Kasem Rat Road.
At the next traffic lights under the expressway go straight on again.
Just before the port entrance turn left into Soi 3.
Pass an (as yet) unused truck park on your left, and after 50 metres follow the soi round a sharp left turn.
After another 50 metres where the soi goes right carry straight on into the compound of the Sanitary Section and park.

From Silom
Get onto Rama 4 Road heading out of town.
Go past Lumpini Park, under the expressway, and carry straight on for about 1.5km passing two more sets of traffic lights.
At traffic lights just before you reach Tesco Lotus turn right into Kasemrat Road – there is a Shell petrol station on the corner.
At the next traffic lights (after about 500m) go straight on.
At the next traffic lights under the expressway go straight on again.
Just before the port entrance turn left into Soi 3.
Pass an (as yet) unused truck park on your left, and after 50 metres follow the soi round a sharp left turn.
After another 50 metres where the soi goes right carry straight on into the compound of the Sanitary Section and park.

Run on Wednesday 6 August @ 17:30

29/07/2014

Hare: Vinai ‘Oversexed’ S  
Location: Krua Baan Suan, Rattana Tibet Road

Take the second stage expressway towards Chaeng Wattana.
After the ten Baht toll gate, exit left to Ngam Wong Wan Road.
Immediately get in the right lane, to drive over the Kae Rai Flyover. Zero your odometer as you go over the flyover. You are now on Rattana Tibet Road.
Cross the river at Pra Nang Klao Bridge, and keep on over the next flyover.
Pass under the Ratchapreuk Road flyover and then shift left to the frontage road.  Your odometer should be registering about 10km.
Look for TOYOTA car dealer, a petrol station and then at the HHH sign turn left to car park.

Run on Wednesday 30 July @ 17:30

24/07/2014

Hare: Peter ‘Sauerkraut’ H
Location: Sanpawut Road, Wat Bang Na Nok

By BTS
Take the Skytrain to Bang Na. Take exit No. 2.
Get a taxi heading back into town.
After about 500m, at the Bang Na intersection turn left into San Phawut Road.
Go straight for about 2km to the end of the road.

By car or taxi
Take the Expressway towards Bang Na. Take the Soi 62 exit and turn right on Sukhumvit Road.
When you get to the Bang Na intersection keep on the ground and turn right into San Phawut Road.
After about 1.6 km on San Phawut, cross a big intersection.
After another 500m at the end of the road park on the right or in one of the designated parking spots before you hit the water.

Run on Wednesday 23 July @ 17:30

18/07/2014

Hare: Bob ‘Bullit’ B – Birthday Run
Location: Tararom Restaurant, Pakkred

Take the Stage 2 Expressway north to Chaengwattana Road.

Exit left towards Pakkred.
After about 4km. take the ramp up to Rama 4 Bridge and cross the river.
After coming down from Rama 4 Bridge keep to the left and then take the U turn under the klong bridge.
You are now heading back towards the river.
Keep to the left. all the way back to the river, and then U turn back again.
Immediately after the U turn take the soi on the left towards Wat Bang Chaak. (HHH)
The Tararom restaurant is about 200 metres down this soi. Park in the car park.

Run on Wednesday 16 July at 17:30

11/07/2014

Hare:  Noriega
Location: Charoen Nakorn Soi 15, near Taksin Bridge

By BTS:
Get the train to Saphan Taksin.
Take the 3.5 Baht ferry across the river to Sathorn Pier.
The run will start at the small soi by the pier

By car:
Go over the Taksin Bridge.
Take the first exit after the bridge, signposted Charoen Nakhorn.
Keep left and follow the road as it curves until you get to Charoen Nakorn Road.
Turn left at the traffic lights onto Charoen Nakorn Road.
After passing under the Taksin Bridge road make a U-turn at the first opportunity.
Return back along Charoen Nakorn Road and just before passing under the the Taksin Bridge road, turn left into Soi 15.
There is no sign for Soi 15, but look for green signs to “Sathorn (Taksin) CEN.” and Chaloemprakiati Forest Park (Suan Pa Chaloemprakiati in Thai).

Park for free either at the Forest Park (which closes at 20:00), or make a sharp left and park in the narrow soi to the left of the park.

Taxi sharing:
No taxi share this week, since the run site is easily accesible by BTS Skytrain and ferry.

 

Run on Wednesday 9 July @ 17:30

03/07/2014

Hares: The Senator. Cohare: Porkfinder
Location:- Banrai Coffee Restaurant, Ekkamai

Take BTS to Ekkamai and leave by Exit 1.
Go down the stairs to Soi Ekkamai (Sukhumvit 63).
Turn right into the soi and walk 100 meters to the car park at the back of Banrai Coffee restaurant (Honda sign).
If you drive, park at the back in the car park.

 


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