Registration for Spring 2017 Season is OPEN!
Girls on the Run is coming to your school this fall and we will be registering girls to join the more than 1 million girls who have been served by this uplifting program across the country. Girls on the Run is a non-profit after-school program that inspires girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident. We are one of over 200 councils in all 50 states that uses an experienced-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.
Spring Program runs for 10 weeks: Week of Feb. 6th – Week of April 17th
Spring 5k: April 22nd, 2017
Meeting Days and Times vary depending on your site. See Locations for Details.
WHO Do you RUN for?
Girls on the Run is a transformational physical activity based positive youth development program for girls in 3rd-8th grade. We teach life skills through dynamic interactive lessons and running games. The program culminates with the girls being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5k running event. The goal of the program is to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness.
Girls on the Run Alachua, an affiliate of the Gainesville Community Foundation, is an Independent Council of Girls on the Run International, which has a network of over 200 councils across the United States and Canada.
- Celebrate their bodies
- Honor their voices
- Recognize their gifts, and
- Activate their personal power
Girls on the RUN are BORN TO RUN!