St. Anne’s-Belfield School will host the seventh Charlottesville Girls on the Run Celebration 5K on Sunday, Nov. 11. Approximately 130 girls from nine area schools 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. More than 300 end-of-season celebrations are routinely held across the country.
This fall’s run will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Nov. 11, with a start at the St. Anne’s-Belfield School football field, 799 Faulconer Drive. The main road will close at 12:45 p.m. to accommodate the race.
For more information, visit www.girlsontheruncenva.org/5K- Detail-2.
LOCATION: St. Anne’s-Belfield School (799 Faulconer Drive)
DATE: Sunday, Nov. 11
TIME: 1:00 p.m. with 12:45 p.m. road closure
CONTACT: Mary Stuart Fountain, 5K Coordinator (919) 665-9861