Girls on the Run
Girls on the Run is an empowerment program for girls in 3rd to 8th grade, giving them skills and experiences to navigate their world confidently and to unleash their limitless potential! It teaches girls life skills through a curriculum of engaging lessons and fun running activities. At each season’s conclusion, the girls complete a celebratory 5 k run that gives them a lifelong memory of accomplishment.
Dr Gamelin and CFM have been involved with Girls On The Run Willamette Valley since it originally came to Corvallis in 2007. Dr Gamelin has been involved as a parent, a running buddy, a coach and a Board Member. She has a passion for the program and wants to help keep it going so that all girls can have the experience to achieve anything they can imagine.