Fall 5K | November 15, Montrose Harbor
Welcome to the 2014 Girls on the Run-Chicago Fall 5k!
The Girls on the Run 5k is a spectacle of Girl Power! The event is family-friendly, and open to the public.
At Girls on the Run (GOTR), we believe that running makes you feel good - happy, healthy, and filled with possibility! The Girls on the Run-Chicago 5k is the perfect opportunity to discover your potential and find out why "Girls on the Run is so much fun!" All runners are welcome to participate in GOTR cheers, face painting and tiara decorating, in addition to a great post-5k festival that features food, activities and sponsor giveaways!
The Girls on the Run 5k is a family-friendly event and fun run. It is open to the public. Girls who are currently participating in the program are already registered for the 5k. All finishers receive "woo hoos!" and the admiration of numerous spectators, but runners are not timed nor are awards given. Everyone who crosses the finish line is a winner!
About Girls on the Run
Girls on the Run-Chicago (GOTRC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit after-school program that uses the power of running to educate and prepare 3rd-8th grade girls for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living. The innovative program combines training for a 5k event with interactive lessons that encourage positive emotional, social, mental and physical development. In 2014, Girls on the Run-Chicago will serve more than 8,000 girls at more than 300 sites across Chicagoland, empowering them with the confidence and character they need to become strong, healthy women.