NEw YORK CITY CHAPTER

We have Workout Opportunities for Volunteer Guides (who are Walkers and/or Runners) and Athletes in New York City Throughout the Week…
 
Monday
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 abullaro@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 at 6:15 pm 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 kbateman@achillesinternational.org for more information.

 


Thursday
Achilles - Brooklyn Prospect Park Workout – all are welcome!  Just show up!  START ON APRIL 16, 2015
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 at 10:15 am 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 kbateman@achillesinternational.org for more information.

Sunday
Achilles - Queens meets outside the Al Oerter Recreation Center in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 131-40 Fowler Avenue Flushing, New York 11355 at 9 am - Rain or Shine! Please RSVP to achillesqueens@gmail.com if you plan on attending. Contact: 646-801-8786


2017 Event Schedule for Achilles-NYC

January 25, 6 pm
New Shoes
Jack Rabbit - TWB

February 18, 10:30 am
Love Run
4 Miles
Central Park - 90th & 5th

March 19, 7:30 am
NYC Half
13.1 Miles
Manhattan, NY

April 17, 8 am
Boston Marathon
26.2 Miles
Boston

May 20, 7 am
Brooklyn Half
13.1 Miles
Brooklyn, NY

June 25, 9 am
Hope & Possibility
4 Miles
Central Park

July 22, 7 am
Long Training Run #1
12 Miles
Central Park

August 13, 7 am
Long Training Run #2
12 Miles
Central Park

September 10, 8 am
5th Avenue Mile
1 Mile
Fifth Avenue, NY

October 8, 9 am
Race for Rehab
5K
Valhalla, NY

November 5, 9 am
NYC Marathon
26.2 Miles
5 Boroughs

December 16, 10:30 am
Reindeer Romp
4 Miles
Central Park - 90th & 5th