“Girls on the Run made me feel like a supersonic person!”
~ GOTR Participant

Coaching Opportunities

Girls on the Run-Lancaster is now inviting those interested in coaching opportunities to contact us.  GOTR will provide all necessary training, background checks and coaching materials.  Check it out!  You do not have to be a runner to be a coach!

Requirements for The Head/Co-Coach:

  • Become CPR/First Aid certified
  • Complete a background check (provided and paid for by GOTR)
  • Attend full day Coaches’ Training
  • Prepare for and supervise 20 – 1 hour and 30 minute long lessons in a manner consistent with the GOTR philosophy and curricula
  • Plan and coordinate the end of season banquet
  • Click Head Coach Job Description for more details.

Requirements for The Assistant Coach (or coaches):

  • Complete a background check (provided and paid for by GOTR)
  • Attend full day Coaches’ Training
  • Attend each lesson or share practices with another assistant coach, keeping a consistent schedule.
  • Along with head and assistant coaches, assist the girls by offering encouragement and participating in games and workouts
  • Attend scheduled meetings and other events
  • Click Assistant Coach Job Description for more details.

Dear coaches,

Here are some important dates for our spring 2014 season.  Please be sure that you are able to commit to these dates as a coach.  Please submit a volunteer application if you are interested in coaching.  Thank you!

Site Applications are due January 6, 2014
Returning Coaches Training January 29, 2014 – 6:00-8:00PM
New Coaches Training February 13, 2014 – 5:00-9:00PM
Registration Opens February 10, 2014 at 8:00 pm
New Coaches Training February 19, 2014 – 5:00-9:00PM
Returning Coaches Training February 20, 2014 – 6:00-8:00 PM
Season Begins! Week of March 3rd, 2014
Mid Season Meeting April 10th, 2014 – 5:30-8:30
Spring 5K presented by OAL May 17, 2014 – 9:00 AM