Dashing Whippets Running Team Names Girls on the Run NYC Official Charity Partner of its 2017 Dashing Whippets Track Meet

April 22, 2017 event draws runners from across tri-state area
A significant portion of the revenue of the event to be presented to GOTRNYC

            New York, N.Y. – The Dashing Whippets Running Team has announced that Girls on the Run NYC will be the Official Charity Partner to its 2017 Track Meet.  

            “We are very pleased to select Girls on the Run on the basis of its track record for success in doing such important work,” said Richard Hsieh, President of the Dashing Whippets Running Team.  

            Allison Hauser, Executive Director of Girls on the Run NYC, shared, “We are so excited that the Dashing Whippets selected Girls on the Run NYC as its charity partner.   The Dashing Whippets Track Meet will be a great event that also illustrates what we teach our girls: running is fun, empowering, and rewarding.”

            Girls on the Run inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.

            The Dashing Whippets Running Team is a competitive running team based in New York City and number 650 runners.  The 2017 Track Meet will be the Club’s 7th Track Meet. 

            The Track Meet will be held April 22, 2017 at 8:30 am, at the 6th Street East River Track, East River Park, in Manhattan.   Access is available via pedestrian bridges at East 6th Street and East 10th Street.   Registration information is available here: dashingwhippets.org/dashing-whippets-2017-track-meet/

For further information about Girls on the Run NYC, please contact:           
Allison Hauser at allison.hauser@girlsontherun.org.

For more information about the Dashing Whippets Running Team, please contact:
Matthew Wong at matthew@dashingwhippets.org.