Women's-only races challenge runners with 5K and 10K courses and retreat offers array of fitness presentations and classes
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Outside of a marathon, the best way to test people’s endurance is to see how long they can listen to a radio play-by-play of a marathon. Take on a real challenge with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $10 for one entry to the Run Like a Girl 5K race (up to a $20 value)
- $15 for one entry to the Run Like a Girl 10K race (up to a $30 value)
- $75 for one entry to the Run Like a Girl 5K or 10K race and admission to the weekend retreat (up to a $150 value) <p>
The Midway Run Like a Girl women’s-only races take place on Saturday, August 11, at Centennial Park. The 10K race begins at 7 a.m.; the 5K race starts at 7:15 a.m. Each race registration includes a T-shirt. See the course map for the routes of both races. <p>
The weekend retreat takes place at the Zermatt Resort, and includes workouts and lectures that start on Thursday, August 9, at 5 p.m. and run through race day. Workouts and fitness classes include a Zumba dance party and a glow-stick night run. Presenters including health professionals, coaches, and athletes will be on hand to share their secrets for staying fit. Retreat participants also receive a swag bag and will have chances to win prizes. <p>
Need To Know
About She Runs
She Runs coordinates ladies-only races across the country, and provides weekend getaways that strike a healthy balance between fitness and relaxation. The organization's events send participants galloping across scenic courses, helping women from all walks of life unite whether or not they sing the bunny song when lacing up their running shoes. More than just a one-time endurance test, She Runs folds relaxing vacations inside retreats that are combined with group fitness classes, lectures from experts, and personalized coaching leading up to race day. A portion of each event's proceeds get poured into She Runs' mission of snuffing out diabetes.