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Take the Initiative! By joining and fundraising for the Lung Cancer Initiative's Raleigh LUNGe Forward, you create hope for all those affected by lung cancer in North Carolina. Together, there’s always something we can do.

Midtown Park Amphitheater in North Hills
4208 Six Forks Rd #1700 Raleigh, NC 27609

Event Date:
Sunday, September 24, 2017

Registration Deadlines: Mail-in Registration and Online Registration deadlines are Thursday, September 21 at 4:00 PM.

Fees: Sign up early and Save!
5K & 1 Mile:
$25 through June 16
Kids Registration: $15; Race Day - $20

Lounge for Lung Cancer: $20 - Can't be with us on event day, but still want an event shirt? Lounge for lung cancer instead, and we will send you one in the mail! Registration will be available at our Advanced Packet Pickup and on Race Day.

Fundraising Information: The top ten fundraising teams will be acknowledged on event day. Fundraising will remain open through the end of the year.

Event Day Schedule
12:30 – 1:30 PM Registration
12:30 – 1:30 Rally including guests speakers, music, food and entertainment
12:30 – 1:00 Survivor's Lunch at Survivor Tent
1:15 - 1:30 Survivor Ceremony onstage
1:30 One-mile walk lead by survivors
2:00 5K Run/walk starts
3:00pm Kids Dash, Awards Ceremony, post-race celebration to include food trucks, Lonerider beer, music, kids activities and more.

Advanced Packet Pick-Up: For your convenience, early packet pick-up is available Friday before the race. Come and pick up for yourself or for you whole team - just let them know you have their shirt.

Packet Pick-up location:
Friday, September 22
9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Omega Sports in North Hills
4120 Main at North Hills Street #145

T-Shirts: All pre-registrants are guaranteed an event T-Shirt. There will be a limited quantity of shirts available for those who register on event day.

Race Awards: There will be awards given, for the following categories, in both male and female as well as men’s and women’s best overall: 11 & younger, 12-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70-75, 75-80, 80+

View the Course Map Here

Parking: Plenty of free parking is available in the CapTrust Tower near Midtown Park. (Other lots will be inaccessible once the race starts, so the CapTrust Tower is recommended.) View aerial map here.

The event is stroller-friendly!
Event Location:
MidTown Park Amphitheatre at North Hills

Event Schedule:

Schedule not available
Adult 5K: $30.00
Adult 5K entry

Adult 1-Mile: $30.00
Adult 1-Mile Entry

Early Bird Adult 5K: $25.00
Early Bird Adult 5K Entry

Early Bird- Adult 1 Mile: $25.00
1 Mile

Lounge for Lung Cancer: $20.00
Can't make the race? Choose this option and support from your couch on Event Day! We will mail you your t-shirt within 2 weeks of the event.

Child 5K: $15.00
Children 12 and under

Child 1-Mile: $15.00
Children 12 and under

Survivor: No Fees
Anyone who is a lung cancer patient, or has been diagnosed with lung cancer in the past.

Online Fundraiser Only: No Fees
If you can't make it to the event, but still want to fundraise, join us as an Online Fundraiser!

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