Girls on the Run is a physical activity-based positive youth development program designed specifically for girls in grades 3, 4 and 5. The innovative, research-based curricula include workouts and games that teach important life skills while preparing the girls for a 5k. Girls are challenged to reach personal goals regardless of fitness level. Each Girls on the Run team consists of 8-17 girls and two trained coaches, which provides positive peer group experiences as well as role models for healthy living.
The St. Monica team will be participating in the Girls on the Run 5K event held Saturday, November 16.St. Monica is located at the corner of Olive & I-270.