Sponsored by Gibbs PTA
Inspiring girls to be joyful, healthy and confident.
Girls on the Run is Coming to Gibbs ES School this Spring!
WHAT: Girls on the Run is a transformational physical activity based positive youth development program. We teach 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.
WHO: The program is open to girls in 3rd-5th grade.
WHEN: The team will meet twice per week for 10 weeks, starting March 11th and ending May 24th. The GOTR MoCo 5K will be held Sunday, May 19th.
Registration will open on the following days:
February 6th at 9AM: Heart & Sole middle school sites and GOTR sites A-C
February 7th at 9AM: GOTR sites D-P
February 8th at 9AM: GOTR sites Q-Z
COST: The standard program registration fee is $175. Families that qualify for reduced meals through the MCPS FARMS program pay a reduced registration fee of $85. Families that qualify for free meals through the MCPS FARMS program and/or have a household income under $40,000 pay a reduced registration fee of $15. Payment plan, military discount, and sibling discount are available. Full financial assistance is available to families experiencing financial hardship.
Each participant receives a program t-shirt, water bottle, entry to the GOTR MoCo 5K, and a finishers medal.
HOW: When registration opens, visit girlsontherunofmoco.org/Register-Now to sign up. Space is limited.
QUESTIONS? Please visit www.girlsontherunofmoco.org for more information.