Empowering/Encouraging Others

Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

I knew early on in my life that it was not good, Not for me, my siblings, nor my relatives and friends who were growing up in very similar situations. Life that included alcoholism...

Support and love is all you need

What do I love about GOTR is the girls cause they support me, and my favorite lesson cooperation cause each of us how we need each other and help one another. The best moment is when me and...

Running is so much fun

What I love about Girls on the Run. What I love about girls on the run is that all of our team members help each other say positive things to each other and how the teachers are funny and...

Why I love Girls on the Run

The things I love about girls on the run is that we set goals, my goals help me have fun and run for a long period of time and they teach me about how to communicate, feel sympathy and...

Whoosh!!!

Whoosh!!! This season has flown by With Girls on The Run!!! I have enjoyed Girls on the Run. The most memorable moment I have had was our practice 5K. Our practice 5K was AWESOME. We had...

All Connected

My favorite lesson was connection which was our first lesson. I loved the lesson because that is when we all got together to meet, and we played a game called “just like me”...

No Bullies Allowed

Girls on the run is so much fun because we exercise, do fun activities, we do laps, and we do not give up. We work hard, we have friends to support us, and we do not have bullies. We have...

What a mirror really shows

My story begins with my friends that coached for GOTR. For several years they mentioned that I should coach as well. All I knew about it was the name – and the name intimidated me...

Dani Backrides

I was very nervous and almost scared at first. Would I be a good coach? Can I handle teaching young girls life lessons without teaching experience or children of my own? I learned quickly...