For the second time this year the YMCA event will support the Girls on the Run (GOTR). GOTR is a program for girls ages 8-12. This 10-week program inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum, which creatively integrates running and is designed to promote good choices for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living. Through the experience of running, interactive activities and discussions, participants learn how to celebrate being a girl! We have something for everyone in the family!!! Come out and join the festivities and cheer on your familiy and friends as they RUN this Inaugural event! The 5K events will be timed by Atlantic Coast Timing Company.. This timing company has been timing the Start LINE and Mile 11 in one of the most famous race in the WORLD.. The New York City Marathon, in the past, they have also supported the Boston Marathon.