Latest Don Badaczewski Stories

2006-08-24 11:56:44

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Matt Green and Don Badaczewski emerged from a subway train in the Bronx just before sunrise on Thursday dazed, confused and victorious. The two friends from college traversed the entire New York subway system in a hair over 24 hours, shaving more than an hour off the previous record. Green, 26, and Badaczewski, 24, went without sleep during their trip, and in Green's case, food. "I'm pretty tired, not that hungry. My speech is definitely slurred. ... I'm just...

2006-08-23 15:40:31

By Dan Wilchins NEW YORK (Reuters) - It's a test of endurance, but few would call it athletic. Matt Green and Don Badaczewski, two friends from college, set out on Wednesday morning to break the record for traversing the entire New York subway system. That's 468 stations and 660 miles, and the trip will likely take around 24 hours, or more. "We really like the subway, and it's sort of a logic puzzle to figure out the best way to do this," Badaczewski said on Wednesday while riding...

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