Girls on the Run

Running programs that inspire healthy, confident kids

Registration for the 2022 Fall season is now closed. Please stay tuned for registration for future Girls on the Run seasons!

By the Numbers

of families thought GOTR was positive for their daughter
of girls found GOTR meaningful
of families would recommend this program

What is Girls on the Run?

Girls on the Run inspires confidence in 3rd-5th grade girls:

Girls on the Run (GOTR) - Thrive is a Montana Affiliate Council of Girls on the Run International, which has a network of over 200 councils across the United States and Canada.

Girls on the Run is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to creating a world where every kid knows and activates their limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue their dreams.

Meeting twice a week in small teams of girls, GOTR teaches life skills through conversational lessons, physical activities, and games. The curriculum is taught by trained Girls on the Run coaches.

GOTR inspires kids to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum that creatively integrates running.

Girls on the Run is an inclusive program in which the dignity of every participant is respected and all youth are safe. If a child identifies as a girl and the parent/guardian identifies the child as a girl, then the child is welcome to participate in Girls on the Run. Students who identify as non-binary or gender-expansive and are interested in Girls on the Run are also welcome to participate.

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Fall 2022 Information

Registration for the 2022 Fall season is now closed. Click below to learn more.


Make a donation to your local Girls on the Run program.


Learn more about becoming a coach or a running buddy!

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Upcoming Thrive Events

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    December 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Join us for tricycles, bouncy balls, and lots of space to run around at our free Gym Days! Gym Days provides an indoor space for parents and toddlers to socialize…

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  • Thriving Dads: Ninja Course at Lone Mountain Gymnastics

    December 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Come jump, climb, and have fun with Thrive at Lone Mountain Gymnastics! Dads, grandparents, uncles, father figures, and families of all shapes and sizes are welcome to join us. This…

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Girls on the Run Sponsors

Thrive as an organization would not exist without the generous support of many individuals and partners who donate their time, materials and energy to this cause. Here are a few local businesses that continue to deserve our gratitude.

Girls on the Run National Partners: