New York City

We have Workout Opportunities for Volunteer Guides (who are Walkers and/or Runners) and Athletes in New York City Throughout the Week…
 
Monday
1:00 – 2:15 pm
Friedman Diabetes Institute (Beth Israel Medical Center)
317 East 17th Street (between 1st and 2nd). Contact sgreen@achillesinternational.org  with “Friedman-Monday” in the subject line.
 
4:30 – 6:00 pm
Institute for Women with Disabilities (IWD)
Weekly workouts in Stuyvesant Square Park across the street from the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases (2nd Ave and East 17th Street), Mondays from 4:30 to 6:00 pm. The Fall program runs between August and October. The Spring program runs between April and June. E-mail sgreen@achillesinternational.org with IWD in the subject line for more information.

Tuesday
Achilles - NYC Central Park Workout – all are welcome!  Just show up!
NYRRC (9 East 89 St) at 6 pm, exit at 6:15 pm and head to 90th & Fifth Ave entrance to park to team up. Both walkers and runners are needed to guide athletes for distances ranging from 1.6 miles to 6 miles. There are first-come first-served lockers at NYRRC for personal items, bring your own lock.
Email cmclaughlin@achillesinternational.org for more information.

JCLTeam Family Fitness Program - Washington Heights/Inwood Family Workout
This Spanish-speaking walking/running group meets at Tread Bike Shop, 250 Dyckman St. at 5:30 pm and goes as a group to one of three area parks. Workouts last one hour or so. Family friendly! Email Lina at jclteam@me.com for details.

Wednesday
5:30 – 7:00 pm
Friedman Diabetes Institute (Beth Israel Medical Center)
317 East 17th Street (between 1st and 2nd) Contact sgreen@achillesinternational.org with “Friedman-Wednesday” in the subject line.
 
Saturday

Achilles - NYC Central Park Workout – all Runners and Walkers are welcome!  Just show up!
NYRRC at 10 am, exit 10:15 am and head to 90th & Fifth Ave entrance to park to team up. Both walkers and runners are needed to guide athletes for distances ranging from 1.6 miles to 6 miles. There are first-come first-served lockers at NYRRC for personal items, bring your own lock.
Email cmclaughlin@achillesinternational.org for more information.

JCLTeam Family Fitness Program - Washington Heights/Inwood Family Workout
This Spanish-speaking walking/running group meets at Tread Bike Shop, 250 Dyckman St. at 11 am and goes as a group to one of three area parks. Workouts last one hour or so. Family friendly! Email Lina at jclteam@me.com for details.
 
2014 Event Schedule for Achilles-NYC

Month  |  Event  |  Distance  | Date  | Location

February  |  Love Run  |  4 miles  |  02/15  |  Central Park

April  |  CURR Race for Achilles  |  5 km  |  04/06  |  Riverside Park

May  |  Healthy Kidney    |  10 km  |  05/10  |  Central Park

June  |  Hope & Possibility  |  5 mile  |  06/29  |  Central Park

July/Aug  |   F*CK Cancer Run  |  4 miles  |  TBD  |  Central Park

July  |  Long Training Run 1  |  6-18 miles  |  TBD  |  Central Park

Aug  |  Long Training Run 2  |  6-24 miles  |  TBD  |  Central Park

Sept  |  Long Training Run 3  |  6-24 miles  |  TBD  |  Central Park

Sept  |  5th Ave Mile  |  1 mile  |  09/13  |  5th Ave

Oct  |  Race for Rehab  |  10 km  |  10/12  |  Valhalla, NY

Nov  |  NYC Marathon  |  26.2  |  11/02  |  NYC

Dec  |  Reindeer Romp  |  4 miles  |  12/06 |  Central Park