The Boyle Heights Bridge Runners celebrated their 5th Anniversary on Wednesday August 29th with a 3 mile run from Boyle Heights into Downtown L.A Arts District past Little Tokyo and back over the bridge to the East Side. Hundreds of runners from different community running groups throughout the city celebrated with music, raspados and tacos!
The Boyle Heights Bridge Runners meet at 7:45 p.m. every Wednesday at Mariachi Plaza in Boyle Heights
They conduct a stretching session before their run begins at 8 p.m. The group makes a left onto Boyle from 1st Street, runs down 4th Street over the bridge into the Arts District, makes a right onto Alameda, then another right onto 1st Street back over the 1st Street bridge to Mariachi Plaza.
Photos Courtesy of Bob Bernal Jr