Register for Girls on the Run! Girls On The Run

Girls on the Run 

Girls on the Run sessions are held over a 10 week period in the fall and spring. The program meets two days a week for one hour and 30 minutes after school. All girls in grades 3rd-5th are encouraged to join the program regardless of previous running experience and level of physical fitness.

Online registration opens August 7th at 8am and closes on August 28th at 11:59pm. Registration will be on a first come first serve basis. Each team is limited to 15 girls. Once the spots are filled the remaining girls will be placed on a wait list. Girls must be enrolled at the school to be on a school team. Girls from any school are welcome to be on the Stephens Family YMCA teams and you do not need to be a member of the Y. 

Program Fees

Participant registration fee is $125. The fee includes 20-90 minute lessons, program shirt, program materials and snacks, water bottle, and GOTR 5k registration. A limited number of scholarships are available. We will require proof of eligibility.


Participant MUST be registered at the school to sign up for school sites. All girls are welcome at the Y team. Sessions start the week of September 5th, 2017.

Carrie Busey - Tuesday/Thursday 2:15-3:45

Dr. Howard - Tuesday/Thursday 2:00-3:00

Fisher - Monday/Thursday 3:30-5:00

Judah Christian - Tuesday/Thursday 3:30-5:00

Lincoln Trail - TBA

Pleasant Acres - Tuesday/Thursday 2:30-4:00

Thomas Paine - Tuesday/Thursday 3:00-4:00

Stephens Family YMCA - Monday/Wednesday 4:00-5:30

University Primary - Monday/Wednesday 3:00-4:15

Yankee Ridge - Wednesday/Thursday 3:00-4:30

Campus Middle School for Girls - Tuesday/Thursday 3:15-4:30

Girls on the Run 5k

Sunday, November 5th at 1:00pm (Celebration from 11:30am-2pm) at the Stephens Family YMCA.

The Girls on the Run season will end the week of November 6th.  


nikki mercer| council director

girls on the run of champaign county

|stephens family ymca |
2501 fields south drive | champaign, il 61822
|217.239.2841 | 217.356.7964 fax

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nikki.mercer| council director





$125 per girl. Partial fees are available for families who qualify for free or reduced lunch.
Ages 8-11