The Hareline

14/08/2014

View the latest run photos here.

Read the latest run report – Run 1691.

Run Date Hare Location
1697 20 Aug Mike ‘Love Canal’ R Onnut between Soi 30 and 32
Kungpao Restaurant
(อ่อนนุช กุ้งเผา)
1698 27 Aug Jim ‘Viginia Slim’ E
Birthday run
 Rama 3 Road
1699 3 Sep Nick ‘Leg Iron’ Z
1706 10 Sep Tom ‘Pussy Virus’ E
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 Tuk ‘T Rex’ B
1700 22 Oct Vichai ‘Cool’ P  Read all about it
Hareline in full

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 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.

 

Run on Wednesday 2 July @ 17:30

26/06/2014

Hare: Cengiz ‘Disgusting’ E, Bag carrier KC ‘Boob-a-Lube’ 
Location:- Im Pla Pao Restaurant, Nakon Inn Road

Get to the Rama 5 Bridge.

Cross the bridge and continue on Nakon In Road for about 1km.
Just before the next flyover filter left off the main road.
When you are about 50 metres from the the traffic lights turn left into the restaurant car park (just after passing the entrance to Tesco-Lotus).

From Sathorn Pier
Take the orange/pink flag boat.
Disembark at the Rama V Pier (takes about one hour and ten minutes).
Take a motobike taxi to the restaurant

Run on Wednesday 25 June @ 17:30

19/06/2014

Hare: Greg ‘The Tickler’ C
Location:- Bang Kruay Bridge

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Cross the Chao Phraya river on the Rama 7 Bridge.
Keep in the left hand lane on the bridge, and as soon as you are on the other side of the river filter left.
Follow the road round in a large left-hand loop, going underneath the bridge you have just crossed.
After almost completing the loop there is a broad road on the right leading to EGAT. Do not take this, but fifty meters further on turn right into a very narrow congested road (Route 3215, possibly sign-posted to Bang Kruay. Look for the “Oral B” sign).
Follow this winding road for about 4.5 km. When you reach a major road (mini roundabout) turn right and then almost immediately turn left (there is a K-Bank on the corner).
After about 300m park at the restaurant (Krua Pattana Gate, in Thai) on the right before the bridge. Do not drive across the bridge.


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