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Tokyo Night Skating in 2003

SNS on January 18, 2003
Route: Tokyo Station - Sukiyabashi - Shimbashi - Shiodome - Tsukiji - Kachidokibashi - Triton Square - Harumibashi - Toyosu - Shinonome - Big Site - Aomi - Odaiba.
Distance: about 16 km.
more coming soon

SNS on February 15, 2003
Route: <Sumida River (North section) Course>
Tokyo Station - The Bank of Japan - Mitsukoshi - Nihombashi -Ryogokubashi - Yanagibashi - Kuramaebashi - Umayabashi - Komagatabashi - Azumabashi - Kototoibashi - Sakurabashi - Toshirashigekoen - Suijin-oohashi -  Shirashigebashi - Shioirikoen -  Shirashigebashi - Sakurabashi - Azumabashi (River Pia)
Distance: about 15km.
more coming soon.

SNS on March 15, 2003
Route: Tokyo Station - Kitanomaru Park -Yasukuni Jinja - Chidorigafuchi - Kojimachi - Yotsuya-mistuke - Geihinkan - Shinanomachi -  Jingu Gaien - Aoyama Reien - Roppongi - Azabu Tunnel - Azabu Juban - Shiba Park - Zojoji - Shiodome - Shimbashi - Sukiyabashi - Yurakucho - Tokyo Station
Distance: About 20 km
This time we went around the Imperial Outer Moat and did night time viewing of the cherry blossom. This route had many hills, making this a difficult course to skate.

SNS on April 19, 2003
Route: Tokyo Station - Imperial Palace (front area) - Hibiya - Toranomon - Atago - Shiba Park - Hamamatsucho - Shiodome - Tsukiji - Kachidoki Bridge - Triton Square - Harumi Bridge -Toyosu - Shinonome - Big Site - Aomi - Odaiba
Distance: about 20 km

SNS on May 17, 2003
Route:  Tokyo Station - Koukyomae - Hanzamon - Yotsuya - Shinanomachi - Sendagaya - Yoyogi - Shinjuku high-rise complex - Nishisandou - Yoyogi Park - Harajuku - Omotesandou - Hanezawa Garden - Hiroo (Tengenji) - Furukawabashi - Keio University - NEC Buliding (HQ) - Shibaura - Shinagawa Station  
Distance: 24 km.
This time we went around the center of Tokyo (Shinjuku high-rise complex - Yoyogi Park - Omotesandou
- Shinagawa).

SNS on June 21, 2003
Route: <Wangan Course - Tokyo Heliport - Wakasu Kaihin Koen>
Tokyo Station - Nihonbashi - Eitai bashi - Etchuujima - Shiohama bashi - Hachieda bashi - Tatsumi no mori Kaihin Koen (break) - Tatsumi International Swimming Pool - Yumenoshima - Shin Koto Incineration Facility - Tokyo Heliport (break) - Wakasu bashi - Wakasu Kaihin Park (rest at the tip of the cape) - Wakasu bashi - Route 357 - Shin Kiba - Tatsumi - Shinonome (break) - Tokyo Big Sight - Palette Town - Tokyo Teleport - Daiba Seaside Park
Distance: 28 km
For the June skate, @papa decided to do a long night skate almost in distance to what I did back in February of 2002 and what the Pari Roller does on a weelky basis in Paris (25 to 27 km).

The 3rd Tanabata Night Skate on July 5, 2003
Starting time: meeting at 18:00, leaving at 18:30
Place: At the Jingu Bridge south of JR Harajuku Station
Route: Harajuku, Omotesandou, Aoyama,  Aoyama Tunnel, Nogizaka, Roppongi, Tokyo Tower, Shinbashi, Ginza, Tokyo Station (Yaesu Exit).
Distance: about 15 km

SNS on July 19, 2003
Route: <Sumida River (North) Route>
Tokyo Station - Nihonginkomae - Higashi Nihombashi - Ryogokubashi - Yanagibashi - Kuramaebashi Umayabashi - Komagatabashi - Azumabashi - Kototoi Bridge - Sakurabashi - Shirashigebashi - Toshirashigekoen - Suijin-oohashi - Shioirikoen - Shirashigebashi - Azumabashi - Komagatabashi - Ueno Station
Distance: about 18 km

The 4th Hanabi Night Skate on August 10, 2003
Route: Tokyo Station, Hatchobori, Tsukuda, Etchujima, Edagawa, Toyosu, Shinonome, Ariake, Odaiba
Distance: about 14 km

SNS on August 23, 2003
Route: <Imperial Palace outer moat course>
Tokyo Station - Kitanomaru Park -Yasukuni Jinja - Chidorigafuchi - Kojimachi - Yotsuya-mistuke - Geihinkan - Shinanomachi -  Jingu Gaien - Aoyama 3-chome - Omotesandou - Hanezawa Garden - Tengenji - Furukawabashi - Tokyo Station or Shinagawa
Distance: about 22 km

SNS on September 20, 2003
Route: <Wangan Imperial Palace and Odaiba course>
Tokyo Station - Imperial Palace (front area) - Hibiya - Toranomon - Atago - Shiba Park - Hamamatsucho - Shiodome - Tsukiji - Kachidoki Bridge - Triton Square - Harumi Bridge -Toyosu - Shinonome - Big Site - Aomi - Odaiba
Distance: about 20 km

SNS on October 18, 2003
Route:  <Wangan Haneda route>
Tokyo Station - Hibiya - Atago - Hamamatsucho - Shibaura futo - Shinagawa futo - Oi futo - Keihinjima - Showajima - Omori - Kamata (finish)
Distance: about 24 km

SNS on November 15, 2003
Route: Tokyo Station - Imperial Palace (front area) - Hibiya - Toranomon - Atago - Shiba Park - Hamamatsucho - Shiodome - Tsukiji - Kachidoki Bridge - Triton Square - Harumi Bridge -Toyosu - Shinonome - Big Site - Aomi - Odaiba
Distance: about 20 km

The 5th Annual New Year's Eve Night Skate (Bonnou Night Skate 2003-2004)
Route: Nihonbashi, Ginza, Marunouchi (break for countdown at Tokyo Millenario), Toranomon, Izumi Garden, Roppongi Hills, Aoyama, Harajuku, and Shinjuku.
Distance: Approximately 15-20 km.