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 sixth-annual event that will take place in March, 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.

Due to Covid-19, we are unable to hold this event during Lung Cancer Awareness month. In March, this event will be held to raise funds for lung cancer research at MSKCC. It is inspired by the 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 10th, 2019.


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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