Girls on the Run Blog

Keeping Runners Safe in the Heat: Combating Dehydration and Heat Illness

Posted By EFranz in on Thu, 05/10/2018 - 2:29pm

Spring and summer is a great time for runners to get out and enjoy the weather running outside.  The treacherous conditions of running in the snow, ice, and rain are gone and it becomes easier to log more miles outside.  As the cool springtime tem

A Letter to the Inspiring Girls on the Run from Honorary Race Chair, Kim Hudson

Posted By LMulligan in on Wed, 04/18/2018 - 5:19pm

The Spring 2018 Girls on the Run St. Louis Honorary Race Chair, Kim Hudson (Fox2Now), writes an inspiring letter to the 3,800 girls and 1,300 coaches who will complete the Girls on the Run 5K on May 12 in downtown St. Louis.

Kim Hudson Named Honorary Race Chair for Girls on the Run St. Louis 5k

Posted By AOBrien in on Wed, 04/18/2018 - 5:04pm

St. Louis native Kim Hudson, multimedia journalist with FOX2/News 11, was named the honorary race chair for the Girls on the Run St. Louis 5k race on Saturday, May 12 starting at Soldiers’ Memorial in downtown St. Louis.

Kristin Clark Volunteer Spotlight

Posted By LMergenthaler in on Thu, 04/05/2018 - 1:52pm

Kristin Clark, a superstar coach, Team Adelaide volunteer, SoleMate, and Boston Marathon runner, has been involved with Girls on the Run for 10 years! This April, she will be running the Boston Marathon as part of an all teacher team sponsored by Hylands, the official Leg Cramp sponsor of the marathon. The team consists of 17 teachers from across the country, and Kristin was chosen out of 1600 applicants. Read on to get to know her and her involvement with Girls on the Run - St. Louis!

Five Ways You Can Be The POWER OF ONE

Posted By EFranz in on Fri, 03/30/2018 - 6:24pm

Are you ready to celebrate in sneakers? YOU can support our St. Louis community girls on the run by participating in the Power of One Gala held on April 12th. Here's how: