Washington, DC


"I want to change the world by doing big things."

-Leah, 5th Grade

Fall Fitness Fun at Northwest Sport & Health

Fall Fitness Fun at Northwest Sport & Health

Join us on Saturday, September 30th, for a new fitness mixup! 

Enjoy two (2) 45 minute classes that will provide a great workout -- BarreOne and Zumba / BANG Power Dance combined. We'll have raffle prizes and refreshments after your two classes, and you'll have fun challenging yourself. 

1:30 - 3:30 pm at Northwest Sport & Health (4001 Brandywine St NW, Tenleytown metro)


Girls on the Run - DC on Champions of Change

Girls on the Run - DC on Champions of Change

What positive influence does Girls on the Run have on its participants? Fredricka Whitfield of CNN visits our girls at Takoma Education Campus to talk with them about life lessons learned through the program and exercise, such as self-confidence, setting goals, and team work.

"I really love the mission of Girls on the Run - DC, and that it creates a space for girls to come together and encourage one another."

Team Adelaide member Emily Draper shares why she loves and supports GOTR.

Marine Corps Marathon Spots Open

Marine Corps Marathon Spots Open

Join our SoleMates team for the Marine Corps Marathon (2017)! $500 fundraising minimum plus register in the MCM system once you reach your minimum with a code we provide ($160.81). MCM spots are a COMMITMENT each runners makes to raise funds for girls. There are no exceptions.

Run Like a Diva (half marathon & 5K bibs available)

Run Like a Diva (half marathon & 5K bibs available)

Are you ready to #runlikeadiva?! Become a GOTR-DC SoleMate at the Divas® Half Marathon & 5K in DC’s Wine Country on September 16, 2017 and receive a FREE entry to the race. Boas, tiaras, tutus, blinged-out medals and a whole lot of pink…what more could a SoleMate ask for? ( $500 fundraising minimum plus support along the way.

"GOTR-DC is about confidence, connection, courage and contribution..."

Alissa Huntoon of the Department of Justice shares why she loves volunteering for GOTR-DC!

"I think that newfound belief in the face of a big challenge will be something they, and I, can draw on in the future."

A teacher and GOTR-DC Coach explains how the program has impacted her as a teacher.

"The values the girls learn through GOTR will stay with them throughout their lives, and it's a delight to work with the girls as they grow throughout each season."

Kim Feinstein of Booz Allen and dedicated volunteer for GOTR-DC shares why she loves the GOTR mission.

"Such an endeavor taught them that they could take on challenges that seemed previously insurmountable: a lesson that translates both on and off the road."

GOTR-DC Coach Vanessa Corcoran shares her story of how running shaped her life and brought her to the program.

Girls on the Run - DC
1211 Connecticut Avenue NW
Suite 304
Washington, DC 20036

(202) 607-2288