Girls on the Run is a life-changing, social-emotional learning program for girls in 3rd-8th grade. Our mission is to inspire and empower girls to live joyful, confident, and healthy lives. Our proven, research-based curriculum creatively uses running as a tool to teach life skills that increase confidence, critical-thinking, and conflict-resolution skills.
Girls on the Run of Silicon Valley (GOTRSV) was founded in 2002, the first Girls on the Run council in California. Over the past 19 years, GOTRSV has impacted more than 20,000 girls in Santa Clara and Santa Cruz counties.
The Girls on the Run curriculum is one of only three after-school programs recognized by the Harvard Graduate School of Education as a top social-emotional learning (SEL) experience for kids.
Children & Youth
Sports & Recreation
Mon Apr 19, 2021 - Sun Jun 13, 2021
Santa Clara and Santa Cruz countiesSan Jose, CA95125
January 13, 2021
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
In-person coaches meet with girls twice each week for 90 minutes each lesson. The 8-week season begins the week of April 19 and culminates with the GOTR 5K event on June 12-13.
Pre-season online coach training modules. LiveScan background check. Personal references. CPR training.