Girls on the Run offers a series of games and activities to help girls explore the challenges they face at ages 8-12. In the process the girls slowly build endurance for the culminating event – a celebratory 5K with all Puget Sound area participants. Girls on the Run gives girls tools & skills to navigate the challenges in life. We want girls to be confident and know that they are capable of achieving anything. Page last updated: 6/29/18.
2019 Signup Deadline: TBA (usually mid-February)
Who: Girls Grades 3-5; no running experience required
What: 10 weeks of celebrating all that makes you unique! Make new friends and recognize your inner strength.
When: 2019 dates TBA, but in 2018: March 6-May 22, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:40-5 p.m. at Thurgood Marshall.
- Girls are required to attend Tuesday and Thursday sessions.
- The 5k took place on May 20, 2018.
- The May 22 session at TM was a celebration!
Cost: Sliding scale: Standard fee in 2018 was $200, but up to full scholarships are available.
Contact: A volunteer is to be chosen for 2019. The Girls on the Run main office is at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206-528-2118.
GOTR VIDEO: https://vimeo.com/181878155