HASSO HERING

A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

An outdoor gym for Albany’s Burkhart Park

Written June 17th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

From time to time, the bike takes me past Burkhart Park in Albany, which features a playground, an abandoned tennis court, a couple of hoops and plenty of grass. Soon it will have something else, an outdoor “fitness court.”


From a bike you see a lot including this

Written October 9th, 2020 by Hasso Hering

Is it a sign of anything if you find a dead rat in the gutter of a city street in Albany? Probably not, but it does make you think about rats, at least for a while.


As pickleball gains, tennis seems to fade

Written June 28th, 2019 by Hasso Hering

Is tennis going out of style as a recreational sport? You might get that idea if you look at the photo above. But it’s a trick shot and doesn’t say anything about whether tennis is still being played.


 
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