Nov
5
8:00am 8:00am

2017 TCS New York City Marathon

The SoleMates Committee will be hosting a cheer station located at 1st Avenue & East 103rd Street (northwest corner) for our 2017 TCS New York City Marathon SoleMates.

 
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Help us celebrate the amazing achievements each of these runners has made in not only raising funds for the youth eager to participate in Girls on the Run NYC, but also for running an incredible race!

Stop by anytime between 10 am and 4 pm! RSVP (optional) here and share with friends!

More than 65% of the girls in our program receive financial assistance to participate. In 2016, our NYC Marathon team raised over $132,000 in scholarships for girls in the program, helping more than 400 girls cross their first finish line!

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Dec
10
9:00am 9:00am

Girls on the Run NYC 5k

Join us at the Girls on the Run NYC 5k!

Sunday, December 10, 2017
Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island

Pre-5k Activities open at 9:00 AM • 5k Run/Walk begins at 10:30 AM

We believe everyone who participates in our 5k – whether they run, walk, hop, skip or cartwheel across the finish line – is to be honored and congratulated. The Girls on the Run NYC 5k celebrates our girls and their 10-week season of learning about the importance of taking care of our emotional and physical health. We invite you to join us in this season of celebration!

For more information on running or volunteering at the 5k, visit our 5k page!

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Sep
30
2:00pm 2:00pm

Girls on the Run NYC & Flywheel Astor Place Fundraising Ride

  • Flywheel Sports - Astor Place Studio (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us at a Flywheel Ride for Girls on the Run NYC! The Flywheel class is a 45-minute full-body workout performed in a state-of-the-art indoor cycling stadium! Shoes & water provided.

Click here to book your bike for this fundraising ride now!

Saturday, September 30
Check-in: 2 pm
Ride: 2:30 pm
Post-ride reception: 3:15 pm

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LOCATION:
Flywheel Sports - Astor Place Studio
51 Astor Place, New York, NY 10003
(located on E 8th St between 3rd Ave & 4th Ave, Manhattan)

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Aug
27
4:00pm 4:00pm

Girls on the Run NYC x The Class by Taryn Toomey

Photo Credit: Jaimie Baird

Photo Credit: Jaimie Baird

Each Sunday in August, you can participate in The Community Class, a donation-based offering with a rotating Teacher, to help support Girls on the Run NYC. 

If you are not familiar, The Class by Taryn Toomey is a cathartic movement experience. Through simple, repetitive calisthenics and plyometrics, participants challenge the body to engage the mind. With guided instruction and carefully curated music, this class invites students to witness their resistance to discomfort.  The result is an expansive, heart-opening, body-strengthening release.  This class will challenge and enlighten you all while building an incredibly strong, lean, resilient body. 

Registration is open 7 days prior to each class online here>> 

 
 
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Aug
20
4:00pm 4:00pm

Girls on the Run NYC x The Class by Taryn Toomey

Photo Credit: Jaimie Baird

Photo Credit: Jaimie Baird

Each Sunday in August, you can participate in The Community Class, a donation-based offering with a rotating Teacher, to help support Girls on the Run NYC. 

If you are not familiar, The Class by Taryn Toomey is a cathartic movement experience. Through simple, repetitive calisthenics and plyometrics, participants challenge the body to engage the mind. With guided instruction and carefully curated music, this class invites students to witness their resistance to discomfort.  The result is an expansive, heart-opening, body-strengthening release.  This class will challenge and enlighten you all while building an incredibly strong, lean, resilient body. 

Registration is open 7 days prior to each class online here>> 

 
 
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Aug
20
8:00am 8:00am

Brooklyn Mile

Girls on the Run NYC is the charity beneficiary of the Brooklyn Mile!

Join us at North 3rd Street and Kent Avenue starting at 9:15 am on Sunday, August 20, for our very special CHEER ZONE! The first wave begins at 9:30 am, and the People's Mile is the final wave at 11:30 am.

More information from Brooklyn Mile:
The Brooklyn Mile is a road race that runs along Kent Avenue, under the Williamsburg Bridge and onward through the heart of North Brooklyn. Experience Brooklyn's only road mile this summer! All monies earned from The Brooklyn Mile will benefit Girls on the Run NYC.

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Aug
13
4:00pm 4:00pm

Girls on the Run NYC x The Class by Taryn Toomey

Photo Credit: Jaimie Baird

Photo Credit: Jaimie Baird

Each Sunday in August, you can participate in The Community Class, a donation-based offering with a rotating Teacher, to help support Girls on the Run NYC. 

If you are not familiar, The Class by Taryn Toomey is a cathartic movement experience. Through simple, repetitive calisthenics and plyometrics, participants challenge the body to engage the mind. With guided instruction and carefully curated music, this class invites students to witness their resistance to discomfort.  The result is an expansive, heart-opening, body-strengthening release.  This class will challenge and enlighten you all while building an incredibly strong, lean, resilient body. 

Registration is open 7 days prior to each class online here>> 

 
 
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Aug
6
4:00pm 4:00pm

Girls on the Run NYC x The Class by Taryn Toomey

Photo Credit: Jaimie Baird

Photo Credit: Jaimie Baird

Each Sunday in August, you can participate in The Community Class, a donation-based offering with a rotating Teacher, to help support Girls on the Run NYC. 

If you are not familiar, The Class by Taryn Toomey is a cathartic movement experience. Through simple, repetitive calisthenics and plyometrics, participants challenge the body to engage the mind. With guided instruction and carefully curated music, this class invites students to witness their resistance to discomfort.  The result is an expansive, heart-opening, body-strengthening release.  This class will challenge and enlighten you all while building an incredibly strong, lean, resilient body. 

Registration is open 7 days prior to each class online here>> 

 
 
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Aug
3
6:00pm 6:00pm

GOTR Night at Live at the Archway in DUMBO

Join us for a special Girls on the Run night at Live at The Archway on Thursday, August 3!

Girls on the Run volunteers and friends will receive specials & reserved seating. Re-connect or make new GOTR friends and celebrate summer with us!

Live at The Archway is a Weekly Cabaret Below the Manhattan Bridge — with free performances, interactive art experiences, beer & wine from the Lighthouse, and a magical, only-in-DUMBO setting from June through September.

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Jun
13
7:00pm 7:00pm

Girls on the Run SoulCycle Charity Ride

Our charity ride is now sold out! Thanks to everyone who booked a bike. We are excited to see you on June 13! Details below:

JOIN US at SoulCycle's West Village Studio for a full-body workout through indoor cycling in support of Girls on the Run NYC's mission to inspire girls to be confident, joyful & healthy!

SoulCycle’s West Village Studio | 126 Leroy Street, New York, NY
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
6:45 pm — Check-in
7:00 pm — SoulCycle Ride
7:45 pm — Post-ride Reception

$65 for Friend Bikes
includes our custom GOTR & SoulCycle tech tank
$65 represents running sneakers & healthy snacks for one girl in our program!


$135 for SuperStar Supporter Bikes
includes a Gym Tote and our custom GOTR & SoulCycle tech tank
$135 represents healthy snacks for ten girls in our program!


$300 for a Special Front Row Bike (five bikes only!)
includes VIP Volunteer Status at the Girls on the Run 5k on June 4: you will give out medals to our girls at the 5k Finish Line and congratulate them as they celebrate confidence through accomplishment!
*If you prefer a different bike placement, we can place you anywhere!
Special Front Row Bike includes a Gym Tote and our custom GOTR & SoulCycle tech tank
$300 represents the cost of one girl participating in our program!


Tickets include clip-in shoe rental, water, and a post-ride reception. Tickets are non-refundable.

Riders must be at least 4'11" and at least 12 years old to ride. Please note, for any rider under 18, a parent or guardian will need to sign a waiver in person.

$255 (Special Front Row) / $90 (Supporter) / $20 (Friend) per rider is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Check out this year's custom GOTR & SoulCycle tank!

Check out this year's custom GOTR & SoulCycle tank!

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Jun
10
7:00am 7:00am

Girls on the Run at the NYRR Mini 10K

Girls on the Run NYC will be at the NYRR Women's Mini 10k and Girls Race on Saturday, June 10, in Central Park! Look for us at the Race Festival, with fun GOTR activities.

Are you running? You will also find us on the course at our Water Station!  Are you interested in volunteering at the Water Station? Email Allison!

Find out more about the NYRR MIni 10k at the NYRR Website here.

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Jun
7
7:00pm 7:00pm

Global Running Day (June 7) with Girls on the Run NYC SoleMates

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We are excited to announce that Jess Underhill, of Race Pace Wellness, is the official Coach of the Girls on the Run NYC SoleMates team! Jess is an expert in the field and has extensive experience coaching runners for the New York City Marathon.

Join us on Global Running Day Wednesday, June 7 from 7 PM - 8:30 PM for a meet & greet and training plan overview! 

DIRECTIONS: WeWork Dumbo Heights is located at 81 Prospect Street. You can take the F train to York Street or the A/C train to High Street.

Register for this fun and free event here! And for more information about our SoleMates Charity Athlete program, visit our SoleMates page.

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May
20
7:00am 7:00am

2017 Airbnb Brooklyn Half

Run with Girls on the Run NYC in the 2017 Airbnb Brooklyn Half (May 20) - the largest half marathon in the country!

Registration for the 2017 Airbnb Brooklyn Half has sold out. If you've secured your spot through NYRR, register to run this amazing race with Team Girls on the Run SoleMates!

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May
18
4:00pm 4:00pm

Potbelly Supports Girls on the Run

JOIN US! On Thursday, May 18, from 4-7 pm, 40% of sales at Potbelly restaurants in NYC will go to Girls on the Run! You're invited to celebrate Potbelly's 40th anniversary and support Girls on the Run! See the list below for locations and check out which ones will have live music!

Midtown West:
501 7th Avenue (cross streets: 37th and 7th) - LIVE MUSIC
30 Rockefeller Center (cross street: Rock Plaza)
333 7th Ave (cross streets: 29th and 7th)
46 West 56th (cross streets: 56th and 6th)

Midtown East:
150 East 52nd (cross streets: 52nd and 3rd) *ends at 6pm*
100 Park Ave (cross streets: 40th and Park)
333 Park Ave South (cross streets: 24th and Park)
150 East 44th St (cross streets 44th and Lexington)
19 West 45th (cross streets: 45th and 5th)
366 5th Ave (cross streets: 35th and 5th) - LIVE MUSIC

Union Square:
22 East 17th (cross streets: 17th and Broadway) - LIVE MUSIC
41 West 14th (cross streets: 14th and 6th) - LIVE MUSIC *ends at 6pm*

Downtown:
280 Broadway (cross streets: Reade and Broadway)
127 West Fulton St (cross streets: Fulton and Nassau)
90 Broad Street (cross streets: Broad and Stone)
101 Maiden Lane (cross streets: Maiden and Pearl) - LIVE MUSIC

Brooklyn:
345 Adams St (cross streets: Adams and Fulton)

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Apr
30
1:00pm 1:00pm

SHAPE Women's Half Marathon

Run with Girls on the Run NYC in the SHAPE Women's Half-Marathon - celebrate the 14th anniversary of the race on April 30, 2017 and once again prove that Women Run the World™!

Sign up to be a SoleMate for the race here!

*Please note you must register independently through SHAPE / NYRR for this race. Check shapehalf.com for more information on the race and registration.

 
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Apr
27
6:30pm 6:30pm

Girls on the Run Sneaker Soirée featuring Deena Kastor, Olympian and American Record-Holder

Join us on April 27 for our Sneaker Soirée! 

Girls on the Run NYC is hosting an inspirational evening featuring Deena Kastor, Olympian and American Record-Holder. Hear Deena share her inspiring story during our special program at the Girls on the Run Sneaker Soirée! 

Tickets on sale now! 
Learn more about this exciting event or purchase your ticket here. 

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Feb
5
10:00am10:00am

February Fitness Series: Not Your Momma's Pilates with Erica Robertiello

Join us for our February Fitness Series!

Not Your Momma's Pilate with Erica Robertiello is a blend of high intensity intervals and some of the finest moves Pilates has to offer.  Register for the February 5th class. 

Learn more about Not Your Momma's Pilates and instructor Erica Robertiello here!
 

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Jan
11
6:00pm 6:00pm

Girls on the Run NYC Open House: Start a New Program Site!

We invite all parents, teachers, school faculty and community members to attend the Girls on the Run NYC Open House on Wednesday, January 11, from 6 pm - 8 pm. The official program will begin at 7pm.

Join us at the Girls on the Run office in Dumbo (Brooklyn) to learn more about our organization and our mission, and how you can bring the program to your school or community site! Get the chance to meet the Girls on the Run Executive Director & Program Manager and discuss the upcoming Spring Season (starting mid-March).

Girls on the Run NYC is a physical activity-based positive youth development program that teaches life skills through fun, engaging lessons and running based activities and games. The core of the program is the curriculum, where girls develop social, emotional and psychological skills that will prepare them to feel confident to boldly pursue their dreams and conquer the world! The season ends with a celebratory 5k run/walk.

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Jan
10
7:00pm 7:00pm

Shake Shack Track & Field Group Runs

Join fellow Girls on the Run NYC SoleMates & volunteers for 3-5 mile group runs with Shack Track & Field!

There are three run locations to choose from. All end at a Shake Shack for drinks and burgers (first beer is on them!). Bag drop available.

More information on each location below:

 
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Jan
5
6:30pm 6:30pm

Team Girls on the Run SoleMates Info Night: Run in 2017 With Us!

We invite you to join us for our Girls on the Run NYC 2017 SoleMates Events!

SoleMates allow our program to reach girls across NYC with messages of inspiration, joy, health, and confidence. Run with us this year & support our girls while embarking on a powerful journey for yourself!

Team Girls on the Run SoleMates Info Night
Finish Line Physical Therapy (119 W 23rd St, #304)
Thursday, January 5, 6:30 pm - 8 pm

Learn about how you can run the 2017 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon, the 2017 NYC Marathon, or any race with Girls on the Run NYC, hear training tips, and dive into why your dollars matter to inspire girls to be confident, joyful & healthy. *Open to current SoleMates, anyone interested in getting guaranteed entry into the NYC Half Marathon, anyone who has entry into the NYC Half Marathon, and anyone who is interested in entering a race & supporting Girls on the Run NYC!

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Dec
13
7:00pm 7:00pm

Shake Shack Track & Field Group Run

Join fellow Girls on the Run NYC SoleMates & volunteers for 3-5 mile group run with Shack Track & Field!

Meet at JackRabbit Lexington Ave (1255 Lexington Avenue) at 7PM for the run through Central Park. The run ends at the Upper East Side Shack (154 East 86th Street). Your gear will be transported from the shop to the Shack for you!

More information about the run here!

 
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Nov
20
10:00am10:00am

Athleta 'Powers Up' for Girls on the Run!

Join Girls on the Run this Sunday, November 20 for a 3-mile fun run from the Athleta Flatiron store at 10AM. Meet Program Manager Lindsay and other Girls on the Run volunteers!

Help celebrate a season of giving as Athleta kicks off its' Donation Campaign to Girls on the Run. Come shop and stop by the Girls on the Run table in the store from 11AM-1PM to say hello!

 
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Nov
13
5:30pm 5:30pm

Pure Barre Cobble Hill - Charity Class

Instructor Lindsay will help lead a one-hour, total body workout. Pure Barre is the fastest, most effective way to change your body. This low impact workout will lift your seat, tone your thighs and carve your abs. A transformed body and a clear mind in just one hour - it doesn't get much better than that!

More About Lindsay:
Lindsay is a wellness enthusiast and seasoned Pure Barre instructor who strongly believes in the power of fitness - and having fun while doing so. As the Girls on the Run NYC Program Manager, she works closely with our sites and volunteer coaches to ensure that the program runs smoothly. In addition to visiting Girls on the Run practices, Lindsay stays active by teaching Pure Barre and keeping up with her new baby, Finn!

SPACE IS LIMITED! REGISTER TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY!

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Nov
12
4:00pm 4:00pm

Body by Simone - Dance Cardio Charity Class

Instructor Alice Ramshaw will make you dance your pants off! This high-intensity dance cardio invigorates and electrifies your mind, body and spirit. You will experience 45 minutes of non-stop dancing followed by arms and abs. 

More About Alice: 
Originally from Melbourne, Australia, Alice started dancing at the age of 5 and has since toured in Australia, Asia, Canada and the United States performing and teaching master classes. Now based in NYC, Alice is a certified personal trainer. She loves that she can combine her two passions - dance and fitness - at Body by Simone. Alice is also a Girls on the Run NYC Coach!

SPACE IS LIMITED! REGISTER TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY!

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Nov
6
8:00am 8:00am

2016 TCS New York City Marathon

Join Team Girls on the Run for the NYC Marathon!

Go on a marathon journey with Girls on the Run NYC as a SoleMate in the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon! Raise funds to allow us to inspire confidence & joy in more girls while you train for this iconic race on November 6.

  • You can join our team if you already have entry, setting a fundraising goal of $300 (representing one girl).
  • GOTR*NYC Guaranteed Entry spots to run this race have been filled! Guaranteed Entry runners making a fundraising commitment of $3,000 (representing one team).

More than 65% of the girls in our program receive financial assistance to participate. In 2015, our NYC Marathon team raised over $130,000 in scholarships for girls in the program, helping more than 400 girls cross their first finish line!

2016 NYC Marathon Training Events for our Team SoleMates include:

  • Yoga on June 30
  • Functional Strength Training on August 16
  • Long Run on September 10
  • Last 10 Miles Run on October 29
  • NYC Marathon Weekend Breakfast on November 5

SoleMates FAQs

Learn more about being a part of this incredible race with Girls on the Run NYC:

What does Girls on the Run offer for the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon SoleMates?

  • Marathon training plans that are adjustable to your ability and interest level.
  • GOTR Group runs, yoga classes, and nutrition/fitness info sessions, including: Yoga (June 30); Functional Strength Training (August 16);  Long Run (September 10); Last 10 Miles Run (October 29); Marathon Weekend Breakfast (November 5)
  • Girls on the Run gear! All SoleMates receive a Tech-T and other fun GOTR goodies in a SoleMates Welcome Packet.
  • Race Singlet! Rock a pink & green Sugoi singlet on race day.
  • Private Facebook group to get to know fellow SoleMates, find fundraising support, and stay in touch on events.
  • Day of Cheer Station - your friends, family, and cheerleaders can meet up to cheer you on during the Marathon at our SoleMates Cheer Station!

How do I register as a SoleMate for the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon?

  • GOTR*NYC Guaranteed Entry spots to run this race have been filled! Guaranteed Entry runners making a fundraising commitment of $3,000 (representing one team).
  • If you already have entry (from the lottery, by completing 9+1, time qualifying, other), register online here and select the ‘I already have entry into the NYC Marathon! - $300 Fundraising Goal’ option!

When you register, you must make an initial $35 fundraising gift with your credit card during this online SoleMates Registration. This $35 gift will count toward your fundraising.

When will we meet our fellow teammates?
We will host SoleMates events throughout 2016, and we hope you can join us! Join our private Facebook Group to virtually connect with our SoleMates & our SoleMates Committee & Staff!

If I want to plan an event as a fundraiser for Girls on the Run NYC, is there guidance to help support me?
Yes, see the Girls on the Run SoleMates NYC Participant Guide available online here!

Once I am a SoleMate, how do I officially register for the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon with NYRR?
Once you are confirmed as a 2016 TCS New York City Marathon – Guaranteed Entry SoleMate, Girls on the Run NYC will invite you to register for the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon with a special code.

What is the final registration date for the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon?
September 15, 2016, is the registration deadline for all charity runners.

How do I find out about Baggage & Transportation information?
New York Road Runners will provide Charity Partners with more information on transportation and baggage in Spring 2016. Runners will be given the option to select baggage and transportation preferences during the TCS New York City Marathon season. It is the runner’s responsibility to look out for announcements from NYRR about deadlines and procedures for making these selections.

I live out of town! Can you help me plan for the weekend of the race?
Yes! We are happy to provide hotel recommendations and travel advice. Please reach out to solemates@gotrnyc.org.

If I have any other questions, who can I reach out to?
Please reach out to solemates@gotrnyc.org with any additional questions!

You can train with us through monthly groups runs & cross training events. Learn more and register to be a SoleMate at gotrnyc.org/solemates!


Run with us in 2017 in the New York City Half Marathon or Full Marathon!

Do you want to receive guaranteed entry into the 2017 NYC Half Marathon or Full Marathon? Or do you already know you will be running in these races? Let us know if you're interested in joining the Girls on the Run Team as a SoleMate Charity Athlete in either of these races!

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