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Girls get moving with Gazelle Girl

eightWest staff - GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOOD) In 2015, more than 3,500 women ran in the Gazelle Girl half-marathon and 5k. For 700 of those women it was their first race. The all-female event is inspiring for so many women. Three of those women shared their story with eightWest today.

Erin Bowerman won the Gazelle Girl half marathon scholarship. Watch her story here.

Jenn and Anna Sklener are a mother-daughter team both running the Gazelle Girl. Jenn received a scholarship for the half-marathon, Anna for the 5k. Watch their story here.

Gazelle Girl Half Marathon & 5k

Sunday, April 17

Register now through Feb. 28 - $25

Feb. 29-April 15 - $30

Register at Expotique, April 16 - $35

 

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