on the Run of New Jersey East is looking for a volunteer running coach in
must be 18 or older and available to coach one to two days a week. Practice
takes place from 4 to 5:15 p.m. Wednesdays and from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m.
Saturdays in Columbia Park.
Coaches are provided with training, a comprehensive curriculum, and teaching materials that are being used by Girls on the Run in communities around the nation. Coaches come from a wide variety of backgrounds: mothers, teachers, guidance counselors and other community members who value health and physical fitness.
Coaches lead lessons in empowerment, healthy decision-making,
gossiping, bullying, friendship, trustworthiness, body image, media influence,
setting goals and self-confidence.
For more information, visit the Girls on the Run website or write Union County director Denise Holan at firstname.lastname@example.org. Those interested also can follow the group on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GOTRNJ or Twitter @GOTR_NJ for the most updated news, information, and events regarding the program.