Stark County Fall 5K - Use code: GOTR4CHARGE

We have teamed up with The Canton Charge to join them for their annual 5K

Registration Details
November 11, 2017

Canton Charge 5K - Girls on the Run Stark 5K
Canton Memorial Civic Center
6:00 AM | Registration opens
9:00 AM | 5K Start Time
10:00 AM | Post 5K Celebration
Course Information
Course Map

All Stark County fall GOTR participants will run this exciting race that includes: fantastic, family-friendly, fun atmosphere; an indoor start & finish as well as a free game voucher for the  Girls on the Run Night at the Canton Charge


Packet Pick-Up

Girls who are currently participating in the program are already registered for the 5K and will receive their 5K materials (bibs, pins, goody bags) the morning of the event.

For all other GOTR 5K participants (Running Buddies, coaches, family members and community participants), packet pick-up information will be annonced as the date gets closer

To register under the GOTR group and receive a Girls on the Run goodie bag - please use the code: GOTR4CHARGE when registering.

Frequently Asked Questions


No. All Girls on the Run and Heart & Sole participants and coaches are automatically registered for the 5K.

Can anyone register for the 5K?

Yes! Anyone who wants to run, walk or skip to the finish line is welcome to participate in the 5K. Please use the code GOTR4CHARGE

How long will the 5k run take?

Finishing times vary of course, but our fastest runners will complete the run in about 25 minutes. Most runners will fall between 30-45 minutes We will be sweeping the course at one hour from the starting time to ensure all runners have returned to the starting area.

Are there aid stations available?

Water will be available at the start. Water Stations will be available on the course. Additional water and snacks will be available at the finish line.

Can I bring my dog or pet?

For safety, all furry friends are not allowed on the course or at the event, so please leave all pets at home on 5K day! All pets will be asked to return to the pet owner's vehicle if spotted at the event.

Volunteer Registration

Any event would not be possible without the help of amazing volunteers who believe in our mission and show up to support our girls. Although we are teaming up with a community race, we still need volunteers to help with our cheer zones and with the GOTR booth, to share information about our program and sell GOTR merchandise  Whatever your special skills and talents, we have a role for everyone.

Volunteer Today

Volunteers will help greet teams/girls upon arrival and assist coaches with their 5K materials. Assistance will also be needed with runner refreshments and medal distribution at the finish line, and at the information and merchandise tents. Approximate time of arrival is 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Time commitment is 4 to 6 hours. This volunteer opportunity is best suited for individuals over 18 years of age.


Volunteers will help with GOTR activities including cheer stations along the course, tiara decorating, face painting, and happy hair. Approximate time of arrival is 6:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Time commitment is 4 to 5 hours. These volunteer opportunities are great for parents, teens, and group


Girls on the Run East Central Ohio

(844) 4-GOTR-79