ALL GIRLS COLOUR RUN
Welcome to the All Girls Colour Run!
Join us in celebrating the empowerment and participation of girls in sports at the All Girls Colour Run. This exciting event is designed to promote empowerment, equality, and healthy living among young girls in Nigeria. Run, laugh, and be part of a vibrant experience that fosters unity and community spirit.
Run, Walk, and Celebrate
Participants will embark on a vibrant 5-kilometer course that starts and ends at the iconic Eagle Square. Throughout the run, they will be showered with non-toxic, coloured powders, symbolizing the celebration of diversity and the power of unity.
Empowerment and Gender Equality
: We encourage girls to challenge gender stereotypes, embrace leadership roles, and develop a strong sense of self-worth. The event will foster solidarity and support among participants while promoting gender equality.
Accessible and Inclusive
The All Girls Colour Run welcomes secondary school girls of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities. It provides a fun and empowering activity that promotes physical, mental, and emotional well-being. Participants can run at their own pace, ensuring a supportive and uplifting atmosphere. Hydration stations and rest areas are available along the course to ensure the safety and well-being of all participants.
After completing the run, participants can enjoy a post-run festival filled with talks, music, and other exciting activities. It’s an opportunity for girls to socialize, relax, and celebrate their achievements together. The festival provides a platform for girls to connect with others from different schools and communities, fostering a sense of solidarity and sisterhood.
21st October 2023
The All Girls Colour Run is a symbolic event that aims to empower girls and raise awareness about the challenges they face. This 5km fun run invites school girls from across Abuja to express themselves freely while promoting fitness, wellness, and a sense of belonging. We envision a world where every girl is confident, strong, and fearless.
The All Girls Colour Run is not only a celebration of the International Day of the Girl Child but also an opportunity to shed light on issues affecting young girls in Nigeria, such as access to education, healthcare, and personal development opportunities.
During the run, participants will traverse a 5-kilometer course starting and ending at the iconic Eagle Square. Along the route, they will be showered with vibrant, non-toxic coloured powders, symbolizing the celebration of diversity and the power of unity. It’s a truly immersive experience that ignites joy and showcases the strength of our girls.
At the All Girls Colour Run, we are striving to promote gender equality, empower young girls to embrace leadership roles, challenge stereotypes, and cultivate a strong sense of self-worth. Through inspirational messages and activities, we are celebrating the accomplishments of women, advocate for gender equality, and encourage solidarity among participants.
- Promote gender equality and empower young girls to take on leadership roles.
- Challenge gender stereotypes and promote self-worth among girls.
- Raise awareness about issues affecting young girls in Nigeria, such as access to education, healthcare, and personal development opportunities.
- Create a sense of solidarity and strength among participants.
- Celebrate female accomplishments and advocate for gender equality.