The New York Flyers was founded in 1989 by Tim Kennedy and Jonathan
Buck. Their goal was to establish a running club open to individuals of all
athletic abilities and experience levels. The Club started with 7 charter
In 1991 the Club's objectives were expanded to embrace multi-sport
activities as well, such as duathlons and triathlons. Membership has grown
consistently, with over 600 runners, biathletes and triathletes.