5.21.2008

Bay to Breakers 2008 = Epic

From the Chron: "Indeed, the Park Police Station, which covers the eastern end of Golden Gate Park, got so many complaints that Capt. Teri Barrett sent out an e-mail blast Tuesday asking residents for help in documenting just 'how out of control the Bay to Breakers was this year.'
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Runner Ryan Cunnane, 28, agreed with officials that Sunday's race was 'by far the booziest' he'd seen in his nine years of racing.

'Once people realized that waiting in line was a death sentence, it became a free-for-all,' Cunnane said. 'The wall of the gas station at Divisadero and Fell turned into a makeshift bathroom, with 10 guys lined up on the wall to relieve themselves.'"