Girls Run The World is going VIRTUAL again
We know that COVID hasn’t completely gone away, so we’re playing it safe! We will be hosting the Walk/Run, and Party Anywhere as a VIRTUAL EVENT. Our biggest priority is the health and safety of all participants, volunteers, and community. While we look forward to seeing you all in person each year, our virtual house party will still be a fun experience that everyone can participate in while getting a good workout! The proceeds from this race will be used towards scholarships for our 2021 graduating seniors!
How can you participate?
Register online as a participant.Walk, Run, or Step the distance of a 5K (3.1 Miles or approximately 7,000 steps) between June 5th – June 12th, 2021Take a picture of you getting your steps or run in and use the hashtag #GRTW2020 on Facebook or Instagram No winners or losers….just SUPPORTERS, PARTICIPANTS, AND PARTY PEOPLE.
Getting Others Engaged
Start a FitBit group with friends or family and make this your week challenge!Join our Facebook Event Group to share pictures with and join our virtual house party!Keep your eye on your email for messages of encouragement from others and updates!
Please take pictures or videos of you participating and share those images to our Facebook Page
GirlsRunTheWorld Aurora and @GirlsRunTheWorldYorkville. You can also email your run times and photos to <a href="mailto:grtwauroragmail.com">[email protected] We will post pictures during the virtual run dates.
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The Girls Run the World 5K serves as a fundraiser that aids in the expansion of the Girls Run The World leadership program that services three high schools in Aurora and Yorkville High School in Yorkville, IL. This event will celebrate the accomplishments of the young women in the program and young ladies all over Aurora and Yorkville, while promoting a healthy lifestyle. This fundraiser allows us to give scholarships to our graduating seniors, take the girls on social and education field trips, and help the young ladies prepare for a successful life after high school.We thank you in advance for helping the young women in our community grow and succeed!