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Celebrating 14 years of the Triad LUNGe Forward 5K Run, Walk & Celebration, we will have both pre-race and post-race celebrations, including fun activities for everyone. You can look forward to music, exhibitors, dancing, kids’ activities and much more. All lung cancer survivors receive complimentary registration.

 


Event Details 

Date:  Saturday, September 18, 2021 
Location:  Center City Park, 200 N. Elm Street, Greensboro NC 
Time:  8:00 a.m. - noon

 


Registration Pricing & Details 

ADULT

Adult - EARLY BIRD (Age 21 years old+. Pricing Extended until August 14 -$25.00

Adult - (Age 21 years old+. August 1 – September 17) - $30.00

Adult - (Age 21 years old+. Event day, September 18) - $35.00

All 5K participants will be timed. 1 Mile participants will not be timed.


YOUTH/STUDENT

Youth/Student - EARLY BIRD (Age 20 years old or younger.) Pricing Extended until August 14 - $15.00

Youth/Student - (Age 20 years old or younger. August 1 – September 17) - $20.00

Youth/Student - (Age 20 years old or younger. Event day, September 18) - $25.00

All 5K participants will be timed. 1 Mile participants will not be timed. 


CELEBRATED ATTENDEES

Lung Cancer Survivor - FREE

Veteran - (Thank you for your service!) - $20.00

Health Care Worker or First Responder - (Thank you for your service!) - $20.00

Lounge for Lung Cancer - (Unable to attend on event day but want to support from afar? These registrants can fundraise and will be mailed a navy t-shirt within two weeks of the event.) - $25.00

All 5K participants will be timed. 1 Mile participants will not be timed. 


Registration Details

Registration Deadlines: Mail-in Registration Deadline is Monday, September 13 and Online Registration closes Wednesday, September 15 at midnight. Registration will be available at our Advanced Packet Pickup and on Race Day.

Mail-in Registration: Click here for Registration Form. Send forms to Triad LUNGe Forward, 5171 Glenwood Ave. Suite 401, Raleigh, NC 27612.Survivor registration complementary but necessary.

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 competitive timed participants: 9 & younger, 10-11, 12-14, 15-18, 19-20, 21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

 


T-Shirts

All pre-registrants are guaranteed an event t-shirt. Pre-registered survivors will receive a survivor shirt. There will be a very limited quantity of shirts available for those who register on event day.

 

Event Day Schedule

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. - Registration 

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. - Entertainment, exhibits, music, food and runners’ warmup.

8:00 a.m.  - 8:30 a.m. - Survivors' Breakfast served  

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - On-stage recognition of veterans, lung cancer survivors and top fundraisers 

9:00 a.m. - 1K - Hope Walk begins led by survivors 

9:30 a.m. - 5K Run / Walk Begins 

9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - Post-race celebration, including food, beer provided by Kau, music and more

10:30 a.m. - Kids' Dash

10:40 a.m. - Race Awards 

 


Advanced Packet Pick-Up 

For your convenience, there will be advanced packet pick-up scheduled.

o Thursday, September 16 in Transplace at 4-7pm
o Friday, September 17 in Omega on Battleground at 3-7pm

Pick up your race packet early and save time on race day! You CAN pick up for your entire team. We will prepare your team bags in advance if you contact us by Thursday, September 16 at 5:00 p.m. Email: SOehler@LungCancerInitiativeNC.org with the team name, person picking up the bags and phone number.

 

 


Parking Map

Triad Parking Map

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Course Map 

 

Greensboro Course Map

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Rain Plan

The event will be held Rain or Shine. The exception would be weather that presents a hazard to participants and volunteers. A decision regarding cancellation will be made on event day and posted on this website's Home Page. No refunds would be issued. 

 


 

 Thank you to our Veterans & First Responders for their service!

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Lung Cancer Initiative appreciates the severity of COVID-19. As we are dedicated to serving the needs of people with lung cancer and their loved ones, we are closely monitoring the latest developments related to the outbreak and responding accordingly. We will follow all guidelines from the CDC and local officials as it pertains to mass gatherings and social distancing. Event changes will be posted on the homepage of this website and sent to registered participants.

 


Pick up your race packet early and save time on race day! You can pick up for your entire team. We will prepare your team bags in advance if you contact us by Wednesday, October 30 at 5:00PM Email:  soehler@lungcancerinitiativenc.org with the team name, person picking up the bags and phone number.