JOIN THE NEW YORK FLYERS
We welcome runners of ALL abilities. We have group runs, personalized speedwork (our SpeedPass program), social events, volunteering opportunities galore and now an enhanced marathon training program. Check out the links on the TRAINING and INFO menu tabs above.
 

FLYERS NEWS FLASH
JOIN THE NEW YORK FLYERS
We welcome runners of ALL abilities. We have group runs, personalized speedwork (our SpeedPass program), social events, volunteering opportunities galore and an enhanced marathon training program. Check out these links:
WELCOME TO OUR NEWEST MEMBERS:
 
 
FLYER PHOTOS
 
This year's photo albums

Recent albums:

Club Team Championship
Boomers Cystic Fibrosis Run to Breathe
VCTC 2 x 2 Relay
Oakley New York Mini 10k
Riverside Park Series 5K 3
Central Park Cleanup
Van Corlandt Cross Country Race 2
Van Cortlandt Park Trail Run 2
 
ANNOUNCEMENTS SUBMIT ANNOUNCEMENT
 
Laurie Harris Hope and Dreams 5K: Sat., August 8th
We are happy to announce the 3rd annual Laurie Harris Hope & Dreams 5K. As last year, the race will occur at Roosevelt Island. Click on the link for details and to register.
WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!
So, you want to contribute to the cause and help make the Laurie Harris Hope & Dreams 5k a success, but you're not running? Sign up here to volunteer. The race manager will assist you with everything that comes with the race which will include check-in, day-of-race registration, baggage, staging area assistance, course marshalling, post-race recovery tables (food/drink distribution) and other race-day activities. Thanks and we look forward to seeing everyone out there!

Deadline: August 5th —
You may qualify for the 2015 TCS New York City Marathon Local Competitive Start. To be accepted, runners must have run a specific age group qualifying time in a half-marathon or marathon between September 8, 2014 and September 7, 2015. Click on the link (in the title box) for details and how to apply.

First Thursday Social: Thursday, August 6th, 8:00 PM —
Whether or not you're running the NYRR R-U-N 5K, they have provided a list of bars, offering post-race drink specials. We are taking advantage of this offer to hold a special Flyers "First Thursday" social event for teammates, family and friends at Tavern on the Green, back terrace. Let's raise a glass to our club and also a toast in honor of our beloved teammate Laurie Harris as we prepare for the 3rd Annual Laurie Harris Hope and Dreams 5K, on Saturday on Roosevelt Island. Click on the link for details and sign-up.


NYRR LTR #2 Volunteer Pace Leaders: August 16th —
Once again our club is the Pace Club for NYRR NYC Marathon LTRs this summer. And again the NYRR LTR singlet will have our club logo on it. Help pace an LTR running group through some or all of a 20 miler in Central Park and besides, you get your own long run in! The first one July 25th was a smashing success, so join us for the 2nd one coming up soon. Click on the link for details and sign-up.


Three Bridges Long Training Run #1: Sun., Aug. 30th —
Come join the NY Flyers for the first of our two annual 20 mile Three Bridges/Three Borough runs. This run starts and finishes in Mamnhattan (place TBD) and will take us through three boroughs and over three bridges. Click on the link for details and sign-up. Can't run? Volunteer to help put this run on (click here: volunteer sign-up).

Palisades Long Training Run #2: Sat., Sept. 19th —
Come join the NY Flyerts on a replay of the original Flyers Long Training Run starting and ending at the Manhattan end of the GWB and running along the incredible roads of the Palisades. Water stops and baggage storage provided. Details and sign-up at the link. Can't run? Volunteer to help put this run on (click here: volunteer sign-up).

Marathon PowerBar Gel Station Volunteers:
November 1st — Must sign up by August 31st —

The PowerBar Gel station at mile 18 of the NYC Marathon "belongs" to the Flyers. This is our "A Number 1", "Top of the Heap" volunteering Job. The NYRR needs a head count so please sign up now. All non-marathoners, friends, family members, EVERYONE is welcome. Click on the link for details and 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.
Day/Time Meet at Leader
Monday 6:00 PM CP: Columbus Circle Entrance Catie Becker
Tuesday 6:00 AM CP: 72nd & CPW Francine Alfandary
Wednesday 6:00 AM CP: Engineers' Gate Scott Stelk
Thursday 6:00 AM CP: 72nd & CPW Francine Alfandary
Thursday 7:00 PM CP: Columbus Circle Entrance Dave Kleckner
Saturday 9:00 AM CP: 72nd & East Drive Douglas Runte
 
THE LATEST FROM OUR BLOG
 
July 31: From New Jersey: the Palisades With Love.
July 25: A Run on the Old Croton Aqueduct: across The High Bridge and up to Vanny.
 
       
PRS/AWARDS SUBMIT PR/AWARD ALL PRS/AWARDS
 
Gary Heard
1:31:59
Terry Baker
1st male, 45-49 age group
Melissa Chase
3rd 50-59
David Toung
7th 50-59
Richard Garland
1st 70+
Francesco Presutti
4th 50-54
Tomohio (tomo) Inoue
3:35:02
William (bill) Nealon
4th 60-69
Melissa Chase
8th 50-59
Richard Garland
1st 70+
Francisco Rodriguez
1st 60-64
Sungwon Hwang
2:42:44
 
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WELCOME TO OUR NEWEST MEMBERS:
 
 
FLYER PHOTOS
 
This year's photo albums
Recent albums:
Club Team Championship
Boomers Cystic Fibrosis Run to Breathe
VCTC 2 x 2 Relay
 
       
PRS/AWARDS SUBMIT PR/AWARD ALL PRS/AWARDS
 
Gary Heard
1:31:59
Terry Baker
1st male, 45-49 age group
Melissa Chase
3rd 50-59
David Toung
7th 50-59
Richard Garland
1st 70+
Francesco Presutti
4th 50-54
Tomohio (tomo) Inoue
3:35:02
William (bill) Nealon
4th 60-69
Melissa Chase
8th 50-59
Richard Garland
1st 70+
Francisco Rodriguez
1st 60-64
Sungwon Hwang
2:42:44
 
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