Fighting Childhood Obesity

We are making Health and Fitness a priority for children in the Guilford County area and beyond. Our programs are geared to get kids up, out and on the move. Teaching kids the imporatance of healthy eating and living  are essential in the fight against childhood obestiy and  chronic illness. Distance Running has been proven to keep kids at a healthy weight and empower kids to adopt a healhy lifestyle.

Why We Run

Fit Chicks Movement is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that supports, encourages and promotes healthy living for girls’ ages 9-16 years of age with the sport of distance running as our platform. The "Power of Movement" has been proven to keep girls at a healthy weight, prevents chronic illness, increase self image and self confidence. We believe that with physical activity and education on proper nutrition we are giving girls’ the necessary tools to fight childhood obesity and adopt a "keep it moving". Fit Chicks Movement is making health and fitness a lifestyle for girls' while building self-esteem, self-respect and self-empowerment.