Supporting you every step of the way!

We are here to support you every step of the way as you prepare to become race-ready. Whether this is your first race or your fifth, your sisters are here to help you train and encourage you to reach your goals! Our signature event is the Gazelle Girl race in Downtown Grand Rapids, but we also participate in other races and volunteer events throughout the year. Check back frequently for event updates!


Gazelle Girl 2019

5K/10K/Half Marathon • April 14, 2019

The Gazelle Girl is an annual all-women race in Downtown Grand Rapids sponsored by Gazelle Sports. Whether you're looking to complete your first 5k, 10k, or half marathon, or you're looking to set a personal record, this event is for you!

Registration for the Gazelle Girl is open through April 13, 2019.

How Sole Sisters Supports You

Feeling race-day jitters... or even race-registration jitters? We mean it when we say that we're here to support you every step of the way—and make sure you look and feel your best on race day!

Training with Sole Sisters gives you access to:

  • A community of women of all abilities working together to complete the Gazelle Girl (5k, 10k or half marathon)

  • Training calendar (January – May)

  • Weekly group training opportunities with water, sports drink and nutrition

  • Access to the Sole Sisters Clothing Closet

  • Clinics to help with nutrition, injury prevention, and event day preparation

  • Private access to Facebook group for encouragement and forums

  • Sole Sisters race day shirt

How to Join

Ready to run or walk with us? Sole Sisters' joining fee is $60 per person. Sole Sisters is happy to offer a scholarship to cover the cost of the joining fee plus much more! Click below to register to train/fundraise or apply for our scholarship.

Gazelle Girl Fundraising

We are proud to announce that Sole Sisters was chosen as a fundraising partner for the 2019 Gazelle Girl Event! When you fundraise on behalf of Sole Sisters, you can help empower a woman through the Sole Sisters scholarship opportunity or provide access to the Clothing Closet.

Your fundraising effort can also earn you the following incentives*:
*All amounts include the $60 Sole Sisters joining fee

  • $100: All of the above plus a discounted entry to the Gazelle Girl event of your choice

  • $250: All of the above plus a free entry into the Gazelle Girl event of your choice and a Sole Sisters buff band

  • $500: All of the above plus a Sole Sisters 3/4-zip pullover

  • $1,000: All of the above plus access to the Gazelle Girl race weekend social event