Girls on the Run 5k Info - Nov. 16th, 2013
Race: Running for the Stars 5k - 5:30 pm at Lincoln School
Girls need to arrive by 4:00 pm for pre race activities which include Goody Happy Hair, picking up their race number and team photos! Team photos will be at 5:00 pm.
Girls have been pre-registered for the race. No need to sign up your girl if she is registered for the fall season of Girls on the Run. Running buddies will register on race day by signing a waiver and will be given a race number.
If you want a race tshirt - you can purchase one for $5. Orders are due by Nov. 1st. Click here to order a shirt. Shirts are glow in the dark!
Running Buddies: Each girl needs an adult or older sibling with her during the race. The running buddy can race at no charge. Other family members are welcome to race and register for the race by clicking here.
Thank you to our 5k Sponsors:
Spring 2014 Season - March 3rd - June 7th. Check back for detailed practice times and locations.
Fall 2013 Season
Session Dates: September 3rd - November 16th.
Girls will participate in the Running for the Stars - Girls on the Run 5k on November 16th, 2013
Cost: $60 - scholarships and sliding fee scale available for those that qualify.
Register at FFY or by calling 372-7867.
Girls on the Run - Grades 3rd - 6th:
Fall 2013 Bartholomew Locations
Richards Elementary - Mon & Wed 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Coach: Lisa King
Fodrea Elementary - Mon & Fri 3:10 to 4:25 p.m. Coach: Monica Ozaeta
Lincoln Elementary - Mon & Wed 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. Coach: Debbie Dillard-Stark
Parkside Elementary - Mon & Wed 4:00 to 5:15 pm Coach: Jan Nugent
Smith Elementary - Tues & Thurs 2:45 to 4:00 p.m. Coach: Katie Ruddell
Southside Elementary - Mon & Wed 2:45 to 4:00 p.m. Coach: Jen Shaver
St. Peter's Lutheran - Mon & Wed 3:15 to 4:30 p.m. Coach: Kim Johnson
Mt. Healthy Elementary - Tues & Thurs 2:45 to 4:00 p.m. Coach: Lisa Stadler
Clifty Creek Elementary - Mon & Wed 2:45 to 4:00 p.m. Coach: Teresa Geary
Taylorsville Elementary - Tues & Thurs 4:15 to 5:30 p.m. Coach: Suzanne Koefoed
Schmitt Elementary - Mon & Wed 2:45 to 3:45 p.m. Coach: Amie Shoemaker
Fall Brown County Locations
Nashville Elementary - Mon & Wed 3:00 to 4:15 p.m. Coach: DeAnne Weaver
Click here to view pictures from the previous seasons!
Girls on the Run Mission
To educate and prepare girls for a life time of self-respect and healthy living.
Girls on the Run® is a life-changing, experiential learning programs for girls age eight to thirteen years old. The programs combine training for a 3.1 mile running event with self-esteem enhancing, uplifting workouts. The goals of the programs are to encourage positive emotional, social, mental, spiritual and physical development. Girls on the Run of Bartholomew is an Affiliate Council of Girls on the Run International, which has a network of 150+ locations across the United States and Canada.
The Girls on the Run objective is to reduce the potential display of at-risk activities among its participants. The goal is fewer adolescent pregnancies and eating disorders, less depression and suicide attempts, as well as fewer substance/alcohol abuse problems and confrontations with the juvenile justice system.
We are looking for adult volunteers for our program. You can help coach
a 12 week course or assist coach. Contact Jen Shaver at email@example.com more information about getting involved.
Brownstown Girls on the Run team at practice - Fall 2011