Media Coverage


Television

National Coverage

  • Real Simple Television – Profile of Girls on the Run Founder, Molly Barker filmed in Atlanta and featuring a Girls on the Run of Atlanta team- January 27, 2007
  • TNT – Girls on the Run of Atlanta Coach featured in a TNT Dramatic Difference Feature – January 15, 2007

Local Coverage

  • WSB Radio, B98.5FM, 97.1FM the River and  News/Talk WSB 750AM – The Heart of Atlanta: Interview with Atlanta council director, Sue Payne and coach, Beth Sarantapoulas – Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010 (WSB 750AM, Monday, Feb 8, 2010)
  • WXIA Channel 11 Action News – Feature story with education reporter, Donna Lowry, Tuesday, Nov. 11,2009
  • Radio Disney, AM590 Atlanta – Kids Concern: Interview with Atlanta council director, Sue Payne – Sunday September 27th @ 6am
  • Mugs in the Morning – Introduction: Girls on the Run of Atlanta – February 15, 2008

Publications

Magazines

  • Shape – This One’s for the Girls – October 2009 issue, pg. 26
  • Points North Magazine – “You Go Girl” article – June 2009 issue, pg. 58
  • Discovery Girl – Run to Feel Great with Girls on the Run! – Aug/Sept. 2008 issue, pg. 36
  • Shape – The Amazing Race – article by Molly Barker on running inspiration – May 2005; pg.268
  • Wingfoot – Girls on the Run of Atlanta – Profile of Atlanta GOTR – Nov./Dec. issue, pg. 17-19
  • Atlanta Sports Magazine – Girl Power: Local Programs Teach Atlanta’s Youth About Healthy Habits They Can Live By – June 2003
  • Parents – Helping Girls Run Free – July 2000
  • American Girl – Run ‘n’ Games – May/June 2000
  • The Walking Magazine – Walking Shorts – April/May 2000
  • Cooking Light – A Running Rap Session – November 1999
  • Running Times – Running Shorts – October 1999
  • Runner’s World – Golden Shoe Award – June 1998

Local News Outlets

  • Gwinnett Daily Post – Riverside ES Girl’s Club Participates in First 5K – December 4, 2009
  • The Atlanta Journal Constitution – Guidance for Growing Girls, Girls on the Run combines fitness with life lessons – November, 6, 2008
  • Atlanta Intown: Intown Edition – Scene & Heard – November, 2008
  • Roswell Beacon Newspaper & Beaconcast (online) – Running in the Halls – March 3, 2008
  • NorthFulton.com (online article) – Girls on the Run Cheer Marathoners in Alpharetta – April 24, 2008
  • Intown Atlanta – Women in the City issue – Girl Groups – Atlanta – October 2006
  • Atlanta Intown: Buckhead Edition – Girls on the Run of Atlanta – Exercise program motivates preteen, teaches coping skills. – December 2000
  • Northside Neighbor – Girls on the Run Summer Camps Teach healthy habits in Buckhead – Summer 2000
  • The Atlanta Journal Constitution – Girl Power – May 4, 2000

Online Media

  • MSNBC.com – Girls on the Run Helps Preteens Get Jump on Life – March 31,2005
  • Earthlink.com (online article) – Group Uses Running to Build Girls’ Esteem – March 31, 2005