Legwork For Lungs

Grassroots Events to benefit lung cancer research at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

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Whether you choose to come to support lung cancer research, to set a PR, or just to spend a fun Sunday morning with family and friends, this event only requires you to be prepared to use your lungs for their intended purpose: movement!

The Legwork for Lungs 5k and Mile Walk is a seventh-annual event, and though its main focus will be our run (of course!), there will also be a 1-mile fitness walk, Tug-o-War Battle, raffle, and carnival games. Food, music, prizes, shirts, and medals will be provided.

Our annual event will take place on November 21st, 2021 during Lung Cancer Awareness Month. This event will be held to raise funds for lung cancer research at MSKCC. It is inspired by one person's battle with an unforgiving diagnosis. Read more here.

The Race

The annual Legwork for Lungs 5k and Mile Walk will take place on Sunday, November 21, 2021.


The Cause

Behind every fundraiser, there's a story. Here's ours.
In 2012, a close family friend was diagnosed with Stage IV lung cancer...

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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Research Center, the organization this event is benefiting, has been fighting cancer for years. Donations are fully tax-deductible.

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