Get your Girls on the Run
shirts, hats, water
bottles and more!
Time: 10:00 am
Venue: Longs Family Memorial Park
Location: Grand Junction, CO
The Girls on the Run 5K, one of largest running events in western Colorado with an anticipated 2,800+ participants, will be held on Saturday, May 2rd, 2015 at 10:00 am at Long’s Family Memorial Park in Grand Junction.
It is a special event for an anticipated 1,800 girls from throughout western Colorado – girls who have participated in the Girls on the Run program and trained for a 5K. The run is the culminating event of their season and for many girls it is their first 5K. For all the girls, it is yet another step in their path towards confident, healthy living.
What: 5K Run / Walk Event
When: Saturday, May 02, 2015
Where: Long's Family Memorial Park, 3118 E 1/2 Road
Who: Open to everyone - Girls, Boys, Women and Men
8:00a.m. - 11:00a.m. - Come take a photo at our Smiles Booth, create a card at our Coach Appreciation Booth and enjoy all the other activities throughout the park!
8:15a.m. - 9:30a.m. - Race Day Registration
8:15a.m. - 9:30a.m. - Pre-registered Packet Pick-up (pre-registered participants collect their number & T-shirt)
9:00a.m. - Girls on the Run Participants meet their Coach on the Field (Site signs are placed in alphabetical order. Look for your site's sign.)
10:00a.m. - Race Starts! Woot Woot!
The course will be run on a variety of terrains around Long's Park, Central High School and nearby roads. The course is the same as it was last year. Please note the booth locations have changed (so disregard booths listed).
Race will be held Rain, Shine, or Snow! :)
Parking is available at Central High School off of Highway 6 & 50 Business Loop and Warrior Way, and Grand Mesa Middle School at 585 31 1/2 Road, Grand Junction, 81504