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Maharishi School Girls Run 5k With Girls on the Run

Maharishi School is a private day and boarding school in Fairfield, Iowa.  One of the top boarding schools in the Midwest, Maharishi School offers top-notch academics, a diverse and inclusive student body, a wide variety of extracurricular activities, and a holistic-health curriculum that includes yoga, meditation, and organic food.  An award-winning boarding school in the Midwest - only a few hours from the quad cities, Omaha, Chicago, St Louis, and Kansas City.Maharishi School third through sixth grade girls have been meeting twice a week after school for over two months now, training for a 5 kilometer team run.  It's all part of a nation wide program called Girls on the Run, which not only emphasizes physical fitness, but also teamwork, positive body image, healthy relationships, and community outreach.  Each meeting has a different theme and includes running games and training meant to build the girls' stamina and speed in preparation for the final event - the 5k! Maharishi School is a private day and boarding school in Fairfield, Iowa.  One of the top boarding schools in the Midwest, Maharishi School offers top-notch academics, a diverse and inclusive student body, a wide variety of extracurricular activities, and a holistic-health curriculum that includes yoga, meditation, and organic food.  An award-winning boarding school in the Midwest - only a few hours from the quad cities, Omaha, Chicago, St Louis, and Kansas City.

This is the fourth year this program has been offered at Maharishi School, and several of the girls chose to participate for several years running!  Many thanks to Rebecca Bellonci, Elyse Hamilton, and Aliyah Warwick for volunteering their time after school to work with the girls - we appreciate you! 

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