Programs

Girls on the Run! Girls On The Run

Girls on the Run of Champaign County 

Girls on the Run is a transformational physical activity based positive youth development program for girls in 3rd-5th grade. Teams of 8-15 girls learn 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. The season culminates with a noncompetitive, celebratory 5K event scheduled for Sunday, November 4th at 1:00 p.m. at the Stephens Family YMCA. 

Program Fees

Cost per girl is $125. A limited number of financial need-based scholarships are available. 

Online registration opens August 1st at 8 a.m. Girls are registered on a first come first serve basis. The program begins September 4th and ends the week of November 5th. A link to the registration site can found at  www.girlsontherunofchampaigncounty.org Paper registration is also available. 

 Program Locations:

(Day & Times TBD)

Booker T. Washington STEM 

Carrie Busey

Dr. Howard

Fisher Grade School

Gibson City Area Hospital 

Judah Christian School

Leal Elementary School

Lincoln Trail, Mahomet

Paxton-Buckley-Loda

Unity West 

University Primary 

Campus Middle School

Stephens Family YMCA

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

learn. dream. live. run

For more information check out –

www.girlsontherunofchampaigncounty.org

nikki.mercer| council director

 

 

 

 

Cost
$125 per girl. Partial fees are available for families who qualify for free or reduced lunch.
Register
Ages
Ages 8-11
Schedule
Nikki.mercer@girlsontherun.org