Girls on the Run of Southeastern Connecticut is proud to host the second annual Trick or Trot Halloween Fun Run/Walk, to be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 10 AM at Bluff Point State Park. The 3.5 mile fun run will be clock timed, with prizes awarded to the top 3 male and female finishers. At 10:15 AM, we will be having a 1/2 mile kid’s fun run. Join us for a great fall morning filled with Halloween fun, games and food! Prizes will also be awarded to those who show up in the best costume! Last year we had 100 runners and all proceeds benefitted our inaugural group of 15 girls!
What is Girls on the Run of SECT?
Girls on the Run of Southeastern Connecticut is an Independent Council of Girls on the Run International, which has a network of 200+ locations across the United States and Canada. More than just a running program, GOTR uses an innovative curriculum that addresses the unique developmental stages of girls in grades 3-8. The fun, experienced based program combines training for a 5K event with interactive lessons that encourage positive emotional, social, mental and physical development. GOTR of SECT held it’s first session in North Stonington in Spring 2014, with 15 girls. The program was a huge success! This fall, the program has locations in 3 towns in SECT and will reach over 45 girls! All proceeds from this event will go towards the council and their programming.