We are recruiting volunteer coaches to support the Wildwood team! If enough coaches are found, WW can field two teams (WW GOTR – grades 3-5;  grade 6). Below is more information about Girls on the run.

Girls on the Run inspires 3rd-5th grade girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident using a fun, experienced based curriculum which creatively integrates running.

NO RUNNING EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY!

Meeting twice weekly, each lesson integrates games and a workout geared towards preparing participants to complete a 5K. Trained volunteer coaches, lead teams through a curriculum that teaches valuable life lessons such as:

SETTING GOALS • ESTABLISHING A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE • RESISTING PEER PRESSURE PREVENTING BULLYING • CHOOSING GOOD FRIENDS • SERVING THE COMMUNITY

Space is limited to 15 girls and teams selected by lottery.

Team Information:

WHERE: Wildwood ES

WHEN: Begins mid-March for 10 weeks ending with GOTR 5K in June

PRACTICE DAYS/TIMES: TBD

COST: No girl turned away. We offer a sliding scale when you register. Registration includes tshirt, healthy snack, 5K entry and all other program materials.

For more information: Alison Berman, 413 687-2726, alison.berman@girlsontherun.org

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