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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The New York Flyers Running Club is a non-profit organization that depends on its passionate and talented volunteers to keep things rolling.  There are so many ways to become involved.                  If you are interested in any of the following 2022 NY Flyers Volunteer Opportunities, sign up below or contact Deb Saat at deb.nyflyers@gmail.com or Wendy Mitchell at stillwem1975@gmail.com

TEAM CO-CAPTAINS:

  1. Runners aged 39 & under
  2. Runners aged 40-49
  3. Runners aged 50-59
  4. Runners aged 60+ (one co-captain slot available)

We have openings for TWO co-captains for each non-gender based age group: SIGN UP HERE

SOCIAL COMMITTEE MEMBERS are needed to help plan our upcoming social events: 

  1. GALA Event on Saturday, June 11th
  2. Team Picnic on Sunday, July 31st
  3. Pre NYC Marathon Pasta Dinner on Thursday, November 3rd
  4. December Holiday Party

SIGN UP to be a member of a Social Committee HERE

CHEER ZONES are opportunities to cheer on your team members at some of the longer distance NYRR races: 

  1. Shape Half on Sunday, April 10th
  2. Brooklyn Half on Saturday, May 21st
  3. Mini 10K on Saturday, June 11th
  4. 5th Avenue Mile on Sunday, September 11th
  5. Bronx 10 Mile Race on Saturday, September 18th 
  6. NYC Marathon one Sunday, November 6th
  7. Ted Corbitt 15K on Saturday, December 3rd                                                      
  8. SIGN UP to participate in a Cheer Zone: HERE

Volunteer at Future LONG RUNS - Details TBD: 

  1. Three Bridges Run #1 on Sunday, August 28th 
  2. Palisades Run on September 10th or 25th 
  3. Three Bridges Run #2 on October 16th
  4. Last 10 Run on October 23rd

Volunteer Your Talents

Looking to get involved on a regular basis? The New York Flyers has ongoing volunteer opportunities to match your unique talents and interests–and they can take as little as an hour a week, or as much time as you care to contribute.

  • Flyers social event planning
  • Weekly Run organizers
  • Taking photos and photo editing
  • Website team (click for details)
  • Social media writing and editing
  • Newcomer outreach
  • Executive Board (elected annually)
  • Special committees

For more information please contact the Executive Board.