Run with us as a SoleMate!
Raise funds to impact girls while training for a race! Our SoleMates are a team of athletes who pursue individual goals, such as completing a half marathon or 10k, to raise critically needed funds for the important character development programs we deliver to girls across the city.
Join the Girls on the Run 2019 NYC Half Marathon SoleMates Team!
Sign up now to run this incredible race - from Prospect Park in Brooklyn to Central Park in Manhattan - with us on March 17, 2019! More information and registration details here!
Join us this Tuesday night for our SoleMates Kickoff: Team Girls on the Run SoleMates Info Night
Finish Line Physical Therapy (119 W 23rd St, Third Floor)
Tuesday, January 8, 6:30 pm - 8 pm
Learn about how you can run the 2019 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon, the 2019 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!
Interested in being a SoleMate for the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon?
Let us know you want to join the SoleMates team by filling out our interest form so we can send you more information on guaranteed entry!
Join the Girls on the Run SoleMates Team if you already have entry into any upcoming race!
The funds you raise as a Girls on the Run NYC SoleMate allow Girls to experience the empowering program that is Girls on the Run through scholarships. We will provide you with training & fundraising support, the cause & the team! Please note that this registration does not include an entry into a race.
Why become a SoleMate?
You'll make a positive difference in the lives of local girls
You'll receive a personal fundraising page and support throughout your training
You'll receive an exclusive SoleMate welcome packet upon registering, including a GOTR Training Tech Shirt & other GOTR Goodies
You'll receive fun, weekly emails including fundraising suggestions and training tips
You'll be invited to group runs and cross training classes just for SoleMates
You’ll receive a stellar pink & green singlet for race day!
You can join us in an Officially Partnered Event:
2019 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon (March 17, 2019)
Fundraising commitment if you need entry: $1,500 (you pay the registration fee) or $1,750 (GOTR NYC covers the registration fee)
Fundraising goal suggestion if you have entry: $500
2019 TCS New York City Marathon (November 3, 2019)
Registration for the 2019 New York City Marathon is not yet open. If you are interested in running as a SoleMate for this race, fill out our interest form so we can send you more information!
Register with Girls on the Run NYC to get guaranteed entry into an event (such as the 2019 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon or 2019 TCS New York City Marathon) as a SoleMate. You agree to fundraise a race-specific minimum, and we provide race entry, support & the team! You can also run in an officially partnered event as a SoleMate if you have your own entry.
You can join Team SoleMates in Any Event:
Running another amazing race, such as the Bronx 10 Miler in September? The funds you raise as a Girls on the Run NYC SoleMate allow Girls to experience the empowering program that is Girls on the Run through scholarships. We will provide you with training & fundraising support, the cause & the team! Please note that this registration does not include an entry into a race.
Read our Girls on the Run NYC SoleMates Participant Guide for more information!
Your suggested fundraising goal for a race of your choice: $500
Your support as a SoleMate by fundraising is a tremendous gift to our organization and girls in New York City, allowing us to expand our scholarship sites and reach more girls.
Currently, more than 60% of the girls in our program come from low-income communities. Funds raised by SoleMates allows these girls scholarship and subsidy support to participate in our life-changing program, empowering them to be confident, healthy and joyful. Your support will help Girls on the Run NYC maintain our commitment to serve all girls, regardless of financial need.
Need help getting started?
Do you have questions about fundraising?
We have the answers!
Follow these simple tips to accomplish your fundraising goal.
Questions about SoleMates?
E-mail our Volunteer Co-Directors of SoleMates, Annie Quinn & Gloria Noel, at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Thank you to our 2018 Girls on the Run NYC SoleMates Team!
Click on a SoleMate's photo to learn why they run for Girls on the Run NYC!