Inaugural Charlottesville Girls on the Run 5K Nov. 15
Charlottesville, Va., Nov. 12, 2015 – St. Anne’s-Belfield School will host the inaugural Charlottesville Girls on the Run Celebration 5K on Sunday, November 15. More than 150 area girls between the ages of eight and 13 will come together to complete the race and celebrate a successful fall season.
Begun in 1996 in Charlotte, North Carolina, Girls on the Run is now a national 501(c)3 non-profit organization and 5K training curriculum that includes life lessons to inspire independent thinking, creative problem-solving, and overall wellness. In 2014, more than 330 end-of-season celebrations were held across the country.
Coverage of this event is encouraged.
DATE: Sunday, November 15
TIME: 2:00 p.m. run start
LOCATION: St. Anne's-Belfield School Football Field, 799 Faulconer Drive
CONTACT: Mary Hansen, Council Director, Girls on the Run of Central VA (434) 607-2024
MORE INFORMATION: www.girlsontheruncenva.org
St. Anne’s-Belfield School is a co-educational preschool through grade 12 day school of more than 900 students and 120 faculty and staff, with a boarding program in grades nine through twelve. More than 20 countries are represented in the student body, with 38% of families receiving financial aid. More information may be found at www.stab.org.