Those of us who love running in Queens get to experience the best of all worlds.  We are in the greatest city in the world, in the most diverse county in the country.  We have fantastic parks in our borough - and even two major airports to carry us to distant races.  We have beaches.  We have challenging hills and shady trees.  We have a Major League Baseball team, a world-class tennis center (and tournament), and have been the home to more people of influence than you can count on all of our hands.  We are runners, and we love Queens.  

The[b] Queens NYC Runners[/b] is a group designed to provide a comfortable, casual, friendly and safe environment for its members.  We organize group runs in neighborhoods throughout the borough.  Some of our runs include training provided by certified coaches.  We also offer access to individual coaching, if that's what you want.  All of our runs are collaborative - regardless of whether you are an experienced ultramarathoner or rarely rise from the couch, you will never be left behind.  We look after each other, believe in helping to foster community and keep each other wanting to return for the next event.  Many of our events end at a local pub or restaurant, to allow us to socialize and revel in our fitness.

This group is run by and for its members.  If you would like to run in a particular area, know of an upcoming race, have a suggestion/question/comment or any sort of concern, please email the organizer.  You are also encouraged to post in the Ideas section or Message Board.

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  • Yesterday · 7:00 PM

    Thursday Evening 6ish Mile Casual Run

    2 Runners

    Please join us on Thursday evening for a 6 mile, casual-pace loop run. We will meet just inside the 52nd Street entrance to Windmuller Park at 7:00pm and head out for a... Learn more
  • 5 days ago · 9:00 AM

    Mid-Packers LSD Run (10-15 miles)

    2 Runners

    Let's head out for a MidPackers LSD (Long, Slow Distance) Run. We will start and finish at the Starbucks on Queens Blvd and 46th Street. Miles can be added by those who... Learn more
  • October 5 · 9:00 AM

    Mid-Packers LSD Run

    2 Runners | 5.00 5.001

    We will be posting details of this week's Mid-Packers Long Slow Distance (MPLSD) run shortly.
  • September 21 · 9:00 AM

    Mid-Packers LSD Run (10ish miles)

    4 Runners

    Let’s repeat last Sunday’s casual-pace, long, slow distance run. We’ll meet at 9:00am on Sunday for 10ish miles. We’ll call this the MidPackers LSD (Long, Slow Distance... Learn more
  • September 14 · 9:00 AM

    Long Training Run (up to 8-9 miles)

    3 Runners

    Let’s repeat last Sunday’s casual-pace, long, slow distance run. We’ll meet at 9:00am on Sunday for 8-9 miles. We’ll call this the MidPackers LSD Run. We will head out... Learn more
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