Saturday, May 20 at Torpy Park. Minocqua. 8 a.m. - Race Village opens. 9:30 a.m. - run begins. Mark your calendar for the 5K Fun Run/Walk for the Girls on the Run. Help celebrate the accomplishments of the girls in the program and raise money for future programming.
Girls on the Run® was established in 1996 in Charlotte, N.C. and provides pre-adolescent girls with the necessary tools to embrace their individual strengths and successfully navigate life experiences. The earliest version of the 24 lesson curriculum was piloted in 1996 with the help of thirteen brave girls. Twenty-six girls came the next season, then seventy-five. In 2000, Girls on the Run International, a 501c3 organization was born.