Free to Breathe® Harrisburg
4th Annual Lung Cancer 5K Run/Walk & 1-Mile Walk
August 24, 2013
us double lung cancer survival! By participating and choosing to fundraise, you’re
helping us raise awareness and fund vital research programs dedicated to
doubling lung cancer survival by 2022.
City Island/Riverfront Park
Harrisburg, PA 17101
7:30 a.m. - Registration & check-in
9:00 a.m. - Welcome Rally
9:15 a.m. - Kids' dash
9:30 a.m. - 5K run/walk
9:35 a.m. - 1-Mile walk
Online (closes Aug. 19)
Mail-In (must be received by Aug. 12)
Event Day (beginning at 7:30 a.m.)
*youth ages 10 and younger
T-Shirts & Goody Bags
All online and mail-in registrants are guaranteed an event T-shirt. A limited quantity of T-shirts will be available for those registering on event day. Goody bags are guaranteed to the first 250 participants.
build the movement! Form a Free to Breathe team and ask friends, family
members, neighbors and coworkers to join you. When you register, you'll
get access to our online fundraising tools that make fundraising easy,
convenient and FUN!
Plus - the more you raise, the more you are rewarded!
Set up an online fundraising page and download pledge
and donation forms here.
The top three individual
fundraisers and top three fundraising teams (based on totals as of 5
p.m. on Aug. 22) will be acknowledged on event day. Fundraising will remain open through Oct. 8.
There will be plenty of fun taking place throughout the course of the day including clowns, a chance to meet Rascal - the Sentators' mascot, a DJ and prize drawings. All registrants will be automatically entered into the drawing. Door prize winners will be randomly drawn after race prizes are awarded.
Advance Packet Pick-Up
For your convenience, advance packet pick-up will be available Friday, August 23 from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at:
6301 Grayson Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111
will be presented to the top overall male and female finishers in the 5K and the first three male and female finishers in each of
the following age groups: 12 & younger, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49,50-59, 60-69 and 70+.
The race will kick off at the Carousel Pavillion and begin along the Susquehanna River on a beautiful City Island. Runners will then pass over the historic Walnut Street Bridge and enter Harrisburg's Riverfront Park, which contains an array of public art, as well as overlooks and promenades. Runners will then head back across the Walnut Street Bridge and end back at the Riverview Pavillion.
Parking is available in a large City Island parking lot just south of the Walnut Street Bridge.
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benefit the National Lung Cancer Partnership - the only lung cancer
advocacy organization founded by physicians and researchers working
together with survivors and advocates to increase lung cancer awareness
and research funding dedicated to doubling lung cancer survival by 2022.