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Here's Where You're Running, Los Angeles

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Freely accessible local news is vital. Please power our reporters and help keep us independent with a donation today. just debuted a fun map that tracks where Angelenos are running throughout the city. Nathan Yau compiled the data using RunKeeper, an app that tracks where you run.

Looking at the map, all the usual suspects are there: the Silver Lake Reservoir, Echo Park Lake, downtown and the L.A. River.

"If there's one quick (and expected) takeaway, it's that people like to run by the water and in parks, probably to get away from cars and the scenery," Yau said on his blog.

One glaring omission from the map is most of the Westside. They're big on running out there, aren't they?

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Yau also created maps for 22 other cities, including some in Europe and Australia. You can find maps of the other cities here., plus a (slightly) larger version of ours here.