Category: Girls in Action

All updates related to GIA including hikes, runs, lunches, guests, etc.

“Girls in Action” team participated in the International Women’s Day 5k fun run!

40 girls from “Girls in Action” participated in International women’s day 5k fun run organized by Higher Ground. Girls enjoyed painting their faces and dancing Zumba in the event. They were happy to be part of the Women’s day event and energized to meet strong women from all age group participating. Looking forward to more […]

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“Girls in Action” team participated in Seto Gumba 11km trail.

42 girls from ‘Girls in Action’ participated in Kathmandu Trail Race Series organized by Trail Running Nepal. Some girls ran and others hiked enjoying the marked trails. Our girls were excited to participate as they have been winter training for past two and half months. They very much enjoyed the race and are looking forward […]

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WOV girls participated in the Kathmandu Ultra 2016

WOV girls participated in the Kathmandu Ultra 2016 and did their first 12.5k run in Shivapuri National Park, Budhanilkantha. The girls were excited and happy to participate in the race. Thank you Richard, Lizzy, Mira and Preeti for all your support. Looking forward to seeing the girls enjoying more runs to come in 2017. #TeamWOV […]

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#TeamWOV Girls run their first 10k!

We are very happy and proud to let you know that our WOV girls did their first 10K run. They participated in the Nepal International Marathon which took place in Kakani. They were very excited to see all the national and International runners. We would like to thank Mira, Gogi, Annie and her team for […]

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Screening of “Mira” at Shree Budhanilkantha H.S.S.

Inspiring WOV girls for their first 10KM run by showing them Ultra Trail Runner from Nepal; Mira Rai’s documentary on 23rd Nov 2016. We would like to thank Mira for her presence during the screening to encourage and support the girls. We would also like to thank Annie and her team from Nepal International Marathon […]

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Putting Shoes on Children’s Feet: Running with Mira Rai in Sano Dumma

  A little over a month ago we were contacted with a special request to help purchase shoes for children in Mira Rai’s home village of Sano Dumma  in a remote part of eastern Nepal.  Many of the children there wear plastic sandals, flip flops, or go barefoot. The board weighed the proposal and thanks to your […]

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