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Boston Marathon Blogs —— Boston Marathon Blogs
We've published two blog posts this week, one about the travails of training for Boston from the pen of Richard G. (aka Papa Bear) (Training for Boston) and a second, NYRR CEO Mary Wittenberg's account of her experiences last year and her return as a runner to this year's race (Mary Wittenberg: On Honoring Boston). Check them out!

NY Flyers Boston Marathon Activities Mon., April 21st —
This year's Boston Marathon may well be the most inspiring Boston ever. And the Flyers will be there in force as runners, spectators and volunteers. Join us! Check the link for details on goings on for this big weekend.

John Muir Trail Run in Van Cortlandt Park Sat., May 3rd —
The Flyers are hosting a trail fun run relay at the John Muir Trail in Van Cortland Park as part of our 25th Anniversary festivities (yes, this is the Flyers' 25th year!!!). Click on the link for details and to sign up.

NY Flyers Bus to the Brooklyn Half Sat., May 17th —
Take the NY Fyers bus to the Brooklyn Half Marathon. Our annual Flyer Bus Service to the Brooklyn Half Marathon is again available this year for Flyers and your non-Flyer friends. Click on the link to sign up.

GROUP RUNS
Group Runs: Running almost every day —
Did you know that the Flyers have organized group runs almost every day of the week? Click the link above or email the leader for details (pace, distance, etc.):
Day/TimeMeet atLeader
Monday 7:00 PMDowntown: 13th & 8th Anick Jesdanun
Tuesday 6:00 AMCP: 72nd & CPW Francine Alfandary
Wednesday 6:00 AM CP: Engineers' Gate Scott Stelk
Thursday 6:00 AMCP: 72nd & CPW Francine Alfandary
Thursday 7:00 PMCP: Columbus Circle Entrance Michael Rabin
Saturday 9:00 AMCP: 72nd & East Drive Douglas Runte
VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES
Volunteer jobs posting: The club is looking for members to volunteer to take on the following positions. Contact Alan Gardner if interested.
  • Club discounts coordinators: responsible for pursuing discount programs with running shoe/gear companies, etc. Discounts must be consistent with our Club’s discount policy, which is posted online.
  • Assistant Design persons: need talented folks who have online graphics skills to assist us with new designs from posters to apparel to web-based postings and more.
  • Health and Wellness presenters: we are embarking on a program of presentations at the New York Running Company store and other venues. The focus will be on health and wellness issues: running form, re-hab, nutrition, etc.

  • Join the Social Committee
    NOTE: The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 1st.
    You are invited to join the NY Flyers Social Committee which plans and executes many frequent social events. Monthly meetings are held on the 1st Thursday after the group run (8:00pm) Click the link for details
    THE LATEST FROM OUR BLOG
    April 17: Mary Wittenberg's Writings On Honoring Boston.
    April 13: Training for Boston: A bit of a slog!
    FLYER ACHIEVEMENTS PR AND AWARD ZONE SUBMIT PR OR AWARD
    Richard Garland VCTC Urban Environmental Challenge 10K Trail Race 2nd 70+
    Joan Cassidy More Half-Marathon 8th 70-74
    Francisco Rodriguez 2nd Annual Calle's Miracle Run 1st 60-69
    Gary Smeal Run for the Parks 3rd 65-69
    William Nealon Run for the Parks 8th 60-64
    Frank Annino Run for the Parks 28:35
    James Dunham Run for the Parks 10th 40-44
    Frances Breslauer Run for the Parks 1st 70-74
    Joan Cassidy Run for the Parks 3rd 70-74
    Barbara Trazino Run for the Parks 8th 65-69
    RECENT RESULTS ALL RACE RESULTS SUBMIT NEW RESULTS
    Apr 19 Spring Cross-Country Classic 2014
    Apr 19 Easter Sun Run 10 K
    Apr 13 VCTC Urban Environmental Challenge 10K Trail Race
    Apr 13 More Half-Marathon
    Apr 12 Sole of the City 10 K
    Apr 06 2nd Annual Calle's Miracle Run
    Apr 06 Run for the Parks
    Apr 05 Washingtonville Scholarship Run
    Apr 05 Scotland Run
    Mar 31 Berlin Half Marathon
    Mar 30 Spring Meltdown 15K
    JOIN THE NEW YORK FLYERS
    We welcome runners of ALL abilities. We have group runs, speedwork, social events, volunteering opportunities galore and now an enhanced marathon training program. Check out these links:
    Membership Details                Who We Are
    Membership Application        F.A.Q.
     
     
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    Scotland Run
    New York City Half Marathon
    Central Park Cleanup
    FLYER EVENTS
    Apr 21 Mon - Evening Group Run: Downtown Manhattan
    Apr 22 Tue - Morning Group Run: Central Park
    Apr 21 Mon - NY Flyers Boston Marathon Activities
    Apr 23 Wed - Morning Group Run: Central Park
    Apr 23 Wed - Flyers Wednesday Discounts
    Apr 24 Thu - Morning Group Run: Central Park
    Apr 24 Thu - Evening Group Run: Central Park
    Apr 26 Sat - North Brooklyn Run & Smorgasburg!
    May 01 Thu - Monthly Social Committee Meeting
    May 03 Sat - John Muir Trail Run in Van Cortlan...
    May 04 Sun - Queens Run & Brunch!
    May 17 Sat - NY Flyers Bus to the Brooklyn Half
    Jun 08 Sun - Flyer Recovery Day: Yoga & Brunch!
    OTHER EVENTS EVENTS CALENDAR
    Apr 21 Mon - Boston Marathon
    Apr 26 Sat - NYCRUNS Verrazano Festival of Race...
    Apr 27 Sun - Run as One 4m
    May 10 Sat - UAE Healthy Kidney 10K
    May 10 Sat - NYCRUNS Mother's Day 5K & 10K
    May 11 Sun - Japan Run
    May 17 Sat - NYRR Five-Borough Series: Brooklyn...
    May 22 Thu - VCTC Summer Series X-C 5K
    May 24 Sat - Great Hudson River Swim
    FLYER FORUMS
    On Apr 18, 2014, douglas.runte@gmail.com posted:
    Flyers Saturday Morning Central Park Run (April 19 Edition) Rejected by the BAA for being too fast and stuck i ...
     
    On Apr 18, 2014, douglas.runte@gmail.com posted:
    Flyers Saturday Morning Central Park Run (April 19 Edition) Rejected by the BAA for being too fast? Or perhap ...
     
    On Apr 10, 2014, douglas.runte@gmail.com posted:
    Flyers Saturday Morning Central Park Run (April 12 Edition) The Flyers Saturday Morning Central Park Run is ON ...
     
    On Apr 10, 2014, douglas.runte@gmail.com posted:
    Flyers Saturday Morning Central Park Run (April 12 Edition) The Flyers Saturday Morning Central Park Run is ON ...
     
    On Apr 01, 2014, PapaBear posted:
    Who's running Boston? Hey Richard, check out the Flyer activities page ( ...
     
    On Feb 27, 2014, douglas.runte@gmail.com posted:
    Flyers Saturday Morning Central Park Run (March 1 edition) The Flyers Saturday Morning Central Park Run is on ...
     
    On Feb 20, 2014, douglas.runte@gmail.com posted:
    Saturday 9 AM Run UPDATE There was a mistake in the last post. The high on ...
     
    On Feb 19, 2014, douglas.runte@gmail.com posted:
    Central Park Group Run (Feb 22) Looking for a running partner? Join the Flyers Sa ...
     
    On Feb 19, 2014, douglas.runte@gmail.com posted:
    Saturday Run (Feb 22) High temperatures near 50 degrees? No snow? Must b ...
     
    On Feb 08, 2014, douglas.runte@gmail.com posted:
    Regular Central Park Saturday Morning Run at 9:00 AM There is a group run for Flyers every Saturday in ...
     
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