FitCamp is coming to Fort Greene Park, Brooklyn! Come to today's inaugural class at 7:15 pm and bring friends. Sweat it out in gorgeous weather and discover a different part of New York. We meet by the Prison Ship Martyrs Monument. As usual bring gloves and/or a yoga mat, and water. See you tonight!
B,Q,R to Dekalb Avenue
C to Lafayette Avenue
2,3,4,5 to Nevins Street
G to Fulton Street
And a little historic tidbit about the monument...
This impressive monument, consisting of a 100-foot-wide granite staircase and a central Doric column 149 feet in height, was designed by renowned architect Stanford White (1853–1906). The monument marks the site of a crypt for more than 11,500 men and women, known as the prison ship martyrs, who were buried in a tomb near the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
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