Girls on the Run/Girls on Track – Winter 2017 Host Site Registration Now Open!!


Secure your spot in the Winter 2017 program as a Host Site!

To Register your school click here

Basic site requirements to host a GOTR team:

  • Must provide a current completed Host Site application (includes returning sites)
  • Have a dedicated Site Liaison (this can also be a coach) – see Site Liaison Job Description
  • Must hold lessons 2x per week for 10 weeks (may be non consecutive due to holidays, early release, closed, etc)
  • Provide at least 2 coaches (must have 1 Head Coach and at least 1-2 Assistant Coach; coaches may be assigned by GOTR when possible)
  • Must provide indoor space for inclement weather/written lessons
  • Must provide suitable space for running lessons

Basic coaches’ information:

  • All coaches/volunteers must submit a completed volunteer application for their participating site via Raceplanner – coach/volunteer application links close 8/31/2017 12:00 AM
  1. New Coach Application
  2. Returning Coach Application
  • All new coaches or coaches new to the Head Coach role must attend one mandatory training –Tuesday 8/29/17 or Wednesday 8/30/17 from 4:00 – 7:30pm.
  • An additional Free CPR/First Aid training is offered on 8/31/17 from 4:00 – 7:30pm.  All training takes place at Tucson Medical Center, 5301 E. Grant Road.  Additional training location details will be provided upon receipt and approval of submitted coach application.
  •  Returning coaches are strongly encouraged to attend a training if you have not attended in 2 seasons.
  • All coaches must submit a GOTR background check unless one has been submitted within the last 2 years  – GOTR provides this free service via the coaches Raceplanner application link
  • Coaches can be school staff, teachers, parent volunteers or other adults from your community – see Assistant Coach Job DescriptionHead Coach Job DescriptionJr Coach Job Description
  • Mid Season Coaches Meeting – All coaches must attend  Saturday, 10/21/ 2017 from 9:30AM-11:00AM at The Core at La Encantada Mall, 2905 E Skyline Dr. Suite 277 (upper level just south of Ra Sushi)

Other program information:

  • Team registrations for September participation can begin now or as agreed with program coordinator.
  • Lessons start approximately beginning to mid September 2017 (varies by district or site)
  • End of season 5k for all teams – Saturday December 2, 2017 at Kino Stadium – 2500 E Ajo Way, Tucson, AZ 85713

Additional program information: Must have a minimum of 8 girls to start a team, maximum of 15 girls per team.

  • Participants and their guardians should know in advance that they cannot substitute another activity or program (such as school play, tutoring, other sports program) for 1 day of Girls on the Run lessons. Academics are priority and we encourage your students to focus on their grades prior to GOTR. We understand that absences will happen however if your student knows in advance that they can only attend 1x per week she should not register for the program. Attendance policies are enforced.
  • Participant recruitment flyers, GOTR brochures and other informational materials can be provided to Site Liaison.

Cost is $75 per girl, per season; Scholarships provided upon request via Raceplanner Application. Participant registration links and materials will be provided to confirmed participating sites.

We look forward to meeting you and including your site on the Winter 2017 Roster!

Program Coordinator: Sylvia Brown (520) 324-4745