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Date: 2017-04-20

“I Run Like a Girl…Keep up!” is the motto for an all girls running club in Camden NJ

11-year-old Kassandra Deleon and her classmates are all training for a 5k that they’ll be running in Philadelphia at the beginning of June. Deleon told PHL17 Morning News, “I joined this program for after school because usually when I was younger, and growing up, I always got bullied for the way I look and I wanted to make a change and I wanted to make a change to my body.” So Amanda Geiger recruited Deleon to join the Girls Running Club. The girls must try out and then final team is selected based on their courage, grit, and kindness…not their running ability.

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