on the Run is a program that uses the power of running to help
preteen girls develop self respect and value a healthy lifestyle. Girls
on the Run program will attempt to empower young girls and provide a
life-changing program that combines self esteem with running.
The program at
Onekama runs for seven weeks on Tuesdays and Thursdays and has 50%
registered girls from the current 3rd, 4th and 5th
grade class rooms. We have a total of 29 girls participating.
coaches include Mrs. Hagen, Mrs. Acton, and Mrs. Hopwood.
Girls on the Run
will help girls with
The program will end
with a 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, May 16, 2009