The goal of Quicksilver Striders is to provide our members with a welcoming atmosphere that will enable people of all fitness levels and experience the ability to achieve their individual running goals where an active lifestyle can be built. Although we primarily train in Jamaica, Queens, Quicksilver Striders has members who reside all over the Metropolitan area. We can be found racing and training in Alley Pond Park, Central Park, Van Cortlandt Park, Prospect Park, Valley Stream, Rockefeller State Park, you name it, we'll run it.  So, regardless of your residence, we encourage those of you who want to join a running club who enjoy running as a competitive sport and social activity, to join us!

Becoming a member is as simple as completing the membership application below and sending it to or just click "e-mail me" below.  Quicksilver Striders is a competitive racing team and a local running group of New York Road Runners (NYRR). As a member, we require that you be willing to run or racewalk a minimum of two (2) NYRR team point races, along with two (2) non-NYRR races of any length per year.

To become a member:

Offline Application

(a)  CONTACT US to request a membership application.

(b)  Email the completed form to

(c)  Mail the check to: PO Box 310623, Jamaica, NY 11431

If you have any questions or concerns, please CONTACT US.

Becoming a member