The Running Team for Women 50+
MERCURY MASTERS, founded in 1995 and based in the New York City area,
is a running team exclusively for women age 50+. It is one of the official teams
of the New York Road Runners.
MERCURY MASTERS' mission is to promote a healthy lifestyle, camaraderie,
and mutual support through racing, running, and walking. The motivated, energetic
women of this team share a common passion for fitness, friendship, and fun.
MERCURY MASTERS has held many first-, second-, and third-place rankings
throughout the years in a variety of age divisions.
MERCURY MASTERS' women represent the fastest growing segment of the
running community. The members come from all walks of life, including doctors,
lawyers, teachers, industry leaders, as well as wives, mothers, and grandmothers.
Each has an exciting story to tell and experiences to share.
MERCURY MASTERS welcomes women of all levels of fitness, from walkers
to runners. It provides the support to help women achieve their personal goals,
running/walking a 5K, to running a marathon.
If you want to run your first 5K or your
20th marathon . . .