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A Message from our Executive Director Regarding Program and 5k

Posted By EFranz in on Wed, 03/25/2020 - 4:03pm

Dear Girls on the Run St. Louis Community Member,

On behalf of all of us at Girls on the Run St. Louis, my gratitude for being part of our mission and hope that you and your family are healthy and safe as we navigate the challenges and uncertainties of COVID-19.

Response to COVID-19

Posted By EFranz in on Fri, 03/13/2020 - 2:58pm

The health and safety of our Girls on the Run and volunteers are our foremost priority at Girls on the Run St. Louis (GOTR-STL). We are closely monitoring the status of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, in our region and the United States. We know the volume of information you are receiving is high and rapidly changing. While this can feel overwhelming, our intention is to be supportive of our GOTR-STL families, volunteers and community and to feel as connected as possible in the coming days and weeks.

Running in Cold Weather: Keeping Young Athletes Safe and Warm

Posted By EFranz in on Fri, 11/08/2019 - 11:47am

Just because the temperatures are dropping doesn’t mean outdoor running and exercising has to drop as well. Here are some tips and tricks from Terra Blatnik, MD to help your dedicated young athlete continue to train in the winter months:

A Message from Honorary Race Chair, Laila Anderson

Posted By EFranz in on Mon, 10/28/2019 - 5:01pm

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Laila Anderson Named Honorary Race Chair for Girls on the Run St. Louis 5k

Posted By AOBrien in on Wed, 10/16/2019 - 11:03am

St. Louis Blues “Official Good Luck Charm,” Laila Anderson, today was named the honorary race chair for the Girls on the Run St. Louis 5k race taking place on Saturday, November 16, 2019. Laila returns to the Girls on the Run St. Louis 5k...