Our official calendar for everything QDR! This calendar will contain events from team race events across the city and beyond, to our own produced race events, to training runs, to local group runs, and to team outings.

Feel free to also connect with us on Strava! We cross-post our training runs from the queensdistance and queensmarathon accounts on this calendar.

 

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QDR Friday Evening Forest Hills: The Kessel Run 6:30 pm
QDR Friday Evening Forest Hills: The Kessel Run
Feb 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Link to Strava Meetup- 6:30PM, Shake Shack Forest Hills (E,F,M,R) Run Starts- 6:40PM Route- The Kessel Run (Down 71st Avenue, Left on Kessel Street, Turnaround at Union Turnpike and straight to Yellowstone and back to 71st. Let’s keep the good times going on Kessel Street! With a simple out and back run, anyone in the …
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QDR Saturday Morning Long Training Run: Forest Park 8:00 am
QDR Saturday Morning Long Training Run: Forest Park
Feb 2 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Link to Strava Meetup- 7:30AM Victory Field Track (There is Parking all over, on Myrtle Avenue, Woodhaven Blvd an the Bandshell on the opposite side of Woodhaven) Enjoy our 1st of many Weekend Long Runs using BOTH sides of Forest Park! You can easily rack up 10, 15 and even 20 Miles using this simple …
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Queens Marathon Group Training #6- 10 Mile Time Trial 8:00 am
Queens Marathon Group Training #6- 10 Mile Time Trial
Feb 3 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Link to Strava Meetup- 8AM Queens Unisphere (Please use this time to quickly jog to the Restroom if need be) Run Starts- 8:15AM Sharp We are back at Flushing Meadows Park! The time has come to put the training to use and head out for a 10 Mile Time Trial using the Shovel Route! If …
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QDR Monday Evening Group Run: Central Park 6:00 pm
QDR Monday Evening Group Run: Central Park
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Link to Strava Don’t look now, but the sun sets later and later in the day! Join Queens Distance for some more Monday Evening Miles with THE FAM! Meetup- 6PM NYRR RUNCenter Run Starts- 6:15PM Please make sure to walk quickly to Columbus Circle to get through traffic and ensure a smooth start close to …
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QDR Tuesday Morning- Jackson Heights Hill Circuit! 7:00 am
QDR Tuesday Morning- Jackson Heights Hill Circuit!
Feb 5 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Link to Strava Meetup- 6:50AM Duane Reade 73rd Street and 37th Avenue (E,F,M,R, 7 Train is 1 Block Away) Hill Circuit Starts- 7AM Sharp They say “Hills pay the bills”, join us for an introduction to Hill workouts with Queens Distance! Anyone that attends will certainly come to understand why they call it Jackson HEIGHTS. …
QDR Tuesday Evening Group Run: Astoria-Vernon Blvd 6:00 pm
QDR Tuesday Evening Group Run: Astoria-Vernon Blvd
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Link to Strava It’s about time we meet in Astoria! Meetup- 6:00PM Astoria Park South/off 18th Street Route- Vernon Blvd, looping around and returning up to complete close to 6 Miles. You’ll get excellent views while staying on our favorite greenway hugging the East River. You are welcomed to invite anyone to this group run. …
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QDR Wednesday Morning Track Session: Juniper Park 6:30 am
QDR Wednesday Morning Track Session: Juniper Park
Feb 6 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
Link to Strava Meetup- 6:30AM (Use this time to get into your dynamic stretches and warmup) This workout will feature the one that was replaced last week due to the Polar Vortex. 4 Sets of 300/600/300 Meters. This comes out to three miles of speed. The recovery is 1 full loop between sets and a …
QDR Wednesday Evening Group Run: Flushing 6:15 pm
QDR Wednesday Evening Group Run: Flushing
Feb 6 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Link to Strava MEETUP- 6:15PM Run Starts- 6:30PM Flushing has a good deal of Queens Distance Runners, let’s start making the most of this! The Flushing YMCA is an ideal spot as it is relatively close to the 7 Train (Exit on the far end with the escalators and walk up Union Street) and avoids …
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QDR Friday Evening Forest Hills: The Kessel Run 6:30 pm
QDR Friday Evening Forest Hills: The Kessel Run
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Link to Strava Meetup- 6:30PM, Shake Shack Forest Hills (E,F,M,R) Run Starts- 6:40PM Route- The Kessel Run (Down 71st Avenue, Left on Kessel Street, Turnaround at Union Turnpike and straight to Yellowstone and back to 71st. Let’s keep the good times going on Kessel Street! With a simple out and back run, anyone in the …
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QDR Saturday Morning Long Training Run: Forest Park 8:00 am
QDR Saturday Morning Long Training Run: Forest Park
Feb 9 @ 8:00 am – 10:15 am
Link to Strava Meetup- 7:30AM Victory Field Track (There is Parking all over, on Myrtle Avenue, Woodhaven Blvd an the Bandshell on the opposite side of Woodhaven) Enjoy our 1st of many Weekend Long Runs using BOTH sides of Forest Park! You can easily rack up 10, 15 and even 20 Miles using this simple …
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QDR Monday Evening Group Run: Central Park 6:00 pm
QDR Monday Evening Group Run: Central Park
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Link to Strava Don’t look now, but the sun sets later and later in the day! Join Queens Distance for some more Monday Evening Miles with THE FAM! Meetup- 6PM NYRR RUNCenter Run Starts- 6:15PM Please make sure to walk quickly to Columbus Circle to get through traffic and ensure a smooth start close to …
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QDR Wednesday Morning Track Session: Juniper Park Track 6:30 am
QDR Wednesday Morning Track Session: Juniper Park Track
Feb 13 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
Link to Strava Meetup- 6:30AM (Use this time to get in at least 6 Loops, with light strides- then begin the Dynamic Warmup Routine) Workout Starts- 6:50AM This workout is beneficial to anyone aiming towards a short or long distance goal race. Workout 3 Sets of 3×400 Meters (Add up total time for 3 Miles …
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QDR Friday Evening Forest Hills: The Kessel Run 6:30 pm
QDR Friday Evening Forest Hills: The Kessel Run
Feb 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Link to Strava Meetup- 6:30PM, Shake Shack Forest Hills (E,F,M,R) Run Starts- 6:40PM Route- The Kessel Run (Down 71st Avenue, Left on Kessel Street, Turnaround at Union Turnpike and straight to Yellowstone and back to 71st. Let’s keep the good times going on Kessel Street! With a simple out and back run, anyone in the …
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QDR Sunday Morning Recovery Run: Forest Park Trails 7:30 am
QDR Sunday Morning Recovery Run: Forest Park Trails
Feb 17 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Link to Strava Meetup- Chase Bank, Forest Hills (E, F, M, R Train 71st Avenue Forest Hills) *Please note: This Strava Event was formerly the Saturday Forest Park run that has been reorganized to a Recovery Run on the 17th, as we are organizing our resources towards For The Love of Queens 5K/10K Relay on …
QDR Mile High Run Club Fundraiser! Starring: Coach Corky! 3:00 pm
QDR Mile High Run Club Fundraiser! Starring: Coach Corky!
Feb 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Link to Strava Sunday, February 17th @ 3pm. Mile High Run Club – NOHO studio. 28 East 4th street NY, NY All funds raised through this class will go straight to the budget of the 2019 Queens Marathon! The Suggested Donation to attend this class is $20.19, a discounted rate from Standard MHRC rates! QDR …
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QDR Monday Evening Group Run: Central Park 6:00 pm
QDR Monday Evening Group Run: Central Park
Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Link to Strava Don’t look now, but the sun sets later and later in the day! Join Queens Distance for some more Monday Evening Miles with THE FAM! Meetup- 6PM NYRR RUNCenter Run Starts- 6:15PM Please make sure to walk quickly to Columbus Circle to get through traffic and ensure a smooth start close to …
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QDR Tuesday Evening Group Run: Astoria and Long Island City 6:00 pm
QDR Tuesday Evening Group Run: Astoria and Long Island City
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Meetup: 6PM- Astoria Park South and 18th Street Live in or around Astoria? Enjoy a QDR Group Run using Vernon Blvd and get some excellent views of The City on bike protected path. Come join us as we log in some steady miles together in the neighborhood!
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QDR Friday Evening Forest Hills: The Kessel Run 6:30 pm
QDR Friday Evening Forest Hills: The Kessel Run
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Link to Strava Meetup- 6:30PM, Shake Shack Forest Hills (E,F,M,R) Run Starts- 6:40PM Route- The Kessel Run (Down 71st Avenue, Left on Kessel Street, Turnaround at Union Turnpike and straight to Yellowstone and back to 71st. Let’s keep the good times going on Kessel Street! With a simple out and back run, anyone in the …
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QDR NYC Half “Last 11 Miles” Preview Run 6:30 am
QDR NYC Half “Last 11 Miles” Preview Run
Feb 24 @ 6:30 am – 9:00 am
Link to Strava Meetup- 6:30AM (Sodiers and Sailors Memorial Arch) (Transportation: 7th Avenue on the B/Q- Grand Army Plaza on the 2/3) Run Starts- 6:45AM As suggested by several teammates, we will take a Morning to get the best views of your NYC Half course! For the 2nd year, the NYC Half will start in …
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QDR Monday Evening Group Run: Central Park 6:00 pm
QDR Monday Evening Group Run: Central Park
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Link to Strava Don’t look now, but the sun sets later and later in the day! Join Queens Distance for some more Monday Evening Miles with THE FAM! Meetup- 6PM NYRR RUNCenter Run Starts- 6:15PM Please make sure to walk quickly to Columbus Circle to get through traffic and ensure a smooth start close to …
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QDR Tuesday Evening Group Run: Astoria and Long Island City 6:00 pm
QDR Tuesday Evening Group Run: Astoria and Long Island City
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Meetup: 6PM- Astoria Park South and 18th Street Live in or around Astoria? Enjoy a QDR Group Run using Vernon Blvd and get some excellent views of The City on bike protected path. Come join us as we log in some steady miles together in the neighborhood!
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