Overview


Girls on the run 

(GOTR)

GOTR
 
 

Estes Site Liaison: Christy Cor

 

 

About the Program

Girls on the Run is a non-profit organization working to educate and prepare girls for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living. Our 12-week program uses the power of running to empower girls and improve their physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and social health and wellness.

 

We meet

Wednesday and Friday from 2:30 to 3:45 

 

Sessions

(12 weeks)

  Ending with: Girls on the Run 5k

Be on the lookout for a flyer with the exact dates and times!

 

Who?

 Open to Girls at ALL fitness levels!

Girls on the Run - 3rd and 4th Grade

 

What?

Not just an after-school program or running program, but a comprehensive health and wellness curriculum for pre-teen girls addressing the challenges of adolescence.

Why?

 Girls on the Run utilizes the power of running to provide girls with tools to: celebrate their bodies, honor their voices, recognize their gifts, and activate their power.

 

Goals:

Develop a positive self-image and stronger sense of identity.
Respect peers and cooperate in a group.
Build supportive relationships.
Strive for personal goals.
Improve health and physical fitness.
Celebrate being a GIRL!
 
To learn more about the Girls on the Run program, please click the following link:  www.gotrwnc.org
 
 
 
 
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