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Shape Up NYC: Couch to 5K

Monday, June 9, 2014

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.

This event repeats every week on Monday and Wednesday between 4/16/2014 and 7/9/2014.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

A beginner program for the aspiring runner, this class will combine running, walking, and conditioning exercises to get you in shape for long distance running. 

Rain or shine.

Location

Al Oerter Recreation Center in Flushing Meadows Corona Park Accessible
131-40 Fowler Ave.
Queens
Directions to this location

Location Details:
Meet outside of Al Oerter Recreation Center.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Shape Up NYC

Contact Number

(212) 360-3300

Contact Email

shapeupvolunteer@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Fitness, Outdoor Fitness

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Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 5 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

PlaygroundsPlayground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, this Recreation Center's hours will be reduced. On Wednesday, November 22, the facility opens at its normal time and closes at 5:00 p.m. The class schedule may change as a result, so please call the center. On Thursday, November 23, this facility is closed.
Anticipated Completion: 11/23/2017

Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, this Recreation Center's hours will be reduced. On Wednesday, November 22, the facility opens at its normal time and closes at 5:00 p.m. The class schedule may change as a result, so please call the center. On Thursday, November 23, this facility is closed.
Anticipated Completion: 11/23/2017

MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2017

ParkFlushing Meadows Corona Park

Due to major ongoing construction, the northeast section of Meadow Lake is closed. This project will reduce flooding in this area. There will be access to the boathouse and Meadow Lake from the Van Wyck Expressway South Exit 11 and from Jewel Avenue. For more information about this project, please visit our Capital Project Tracker.

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