NEw YORK CITY CHAPTER

We have Workout Opportunities for Volunteer Guides (who are Walkers and/or Runners) and Athletes in New York City Almost Every Day Throughout the Week…
 
Monday
12 noon – 1:30 pm
Friedman Diabetes Institute Program
Bi-weekly motivational workouts for those coping with diabetes or pre-diabetes at 110 East 59th St., 8th floor - Northwell Health, Endocrinology Dept. Email manderson@achillesinternational.org with FDI in the subject line for more information.

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. This program only runs in the spring between April and June in preparation for Hope & Possibility. 
Email manderson@achillesinternational.org with IWD in the subject line for more information.

Tuesday
Achilles - NYC Central Park Workout – all are welcome!  Just show up!
We gather at 6pm inside Engineer's Gate at 90th & Fifth Ave. Announcements are made on the bench and we team up and take off soon after. Both walkers and runners are needed to guide athletes for distances ranging from 1.6 miles to 6 miles. While we have bag watchers for your items which are left on the bench, please be mindful and take your valuables with you.
Email manderson@achillesinternational.org for more information.

 

Wednesday
4:00 – 5:30 pm
Friedman Diabetes Institute Program
Bi-weekly motivational workouts for those coping with diabetes or pre-diabetes at 110 East 59th St., 8th floor - Northwell Health, Endocrinology Dept. Email manderson@achillesinternational.org with FDI in the subject line for more information.

Thursday
Achilles - Brooklyn Prospect Park Workout
All are welcome!  Just show up! 
Meet at JackRabbit Sports (151 Seventh Avenue, Park Slope) at 6 pm, exit at 6:15 pm and head to Prospect Park to team up. Both walkers and runners are needed to guide athletes for distances ranging from 1.6 miles to 4 miles. You may leave your belongings at JackRabbit and retrieve them before the store closes at 8 pm.
Email achillesbklyn@gmail.com for more information.

Saturday
Achilles - NYC Central Park Workout
All Runners and Walkers are welcome!  Just show up!
We gather at 10 am inside Engineer's Gate at 90th & Fifth Ave. Announcements are made on the bench and we team up and take off soon after. Both walkers and runners are needed to guide athletes for distances ranging from 1.6 miles to 6 miles. While we have bag watchers for your items left on the bench, please be mindful and take your valuables with you.
Email manderson@achillesinternational.org for more information.

Sunday
Achilles - Queens
Meet in Flushing Meadows Corona Park at 9 am at the 111th St and 53rd Ave entrance. The same entrance that leads you to the park's zoo.
Take the #7 train to 111th St station then walk across to 53rd Ave - Rain or Shine! Please RSVP to achillesqueens@gmail.com if you plan on attending. Contact: 646-801-8786.


2018 Event Schedule for Achilles-NYC

February 17, 10:00 am
Love Run
4 Miles
Central Park - 90th & 5th

March 18, 7:30 am
NYC Half
13.1 Miles
Brooklyn to Central Park 

April 16, 8 am
Boston Marathon
26.2 Miles
Boston

May 19, 7 am
Brooklyn Half
13.1 Miles
Brooklyn, NY

June 24, 9 am
Hope & Possibility
4 Miles
Central Park

July 21, 7 am
TCS NYC Marathon Training Series
12 Miles
Central Park

August 12, 7 am
TCS NYC Marathon Training Series
15 Miles
Central Park

September 30, 8 am
New Balance Bronx 10 Miler
10 Miles
Fifth Avenue, NY

October 7, 9 am
Race for Rehab
5K
Valhalla, NY

November 4, 9 am
NYC Marathon
26.2 Miles
5 Boroughs

December 15, 10:00 am
Reindeer Romp
4 Miles
Central Park - 90th & 5th