Event Information

Lace up your sneakers and get moving to benefit CancerCare’s National Lung Cancer Program at the CancerCare 9th Annual Lung Cancer Walk for Hope at the Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course in Woodbury, NY. Come on out on Sunday, November 6, 2011 and get your blood pumping for a good cause. Pay tribute to those friends and family members who have faced a lung cancer diagnosis on the Wall of Hope. This is your chance to make a difference. Start raising funds now!

Event Details

Date: Sunday, November 6, 2011

Location: Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course in Woodbury, NY (Get Directions)

Walk Distance: Approximately 5 miles (View Walk Route)


Registration and Check-In – 8:00 am
Opening Ceremony – 9:00 am
Walk Begins – 9:15 am

Registration Fees

Adults (23+ years old)

$35 registration fee before September 15, 5:00 p.m.

$40 registration fee after September 15, 5:00 p.m.

Students (13-22 years old)

$20 registration fee

Day-of-Event Registration - November 6

$40 registration fee (adults)

$20 registration fee (students)

Children 12 and under walk free

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Team Types

Family & Friends Team - Honor a loved one affected by lung cancer by forming a team of family and friends.

Corporate Team - Show some corporate responsibility and unite with coworkers and their friends and families to form a team and give back to your local community and a worthy cause.

School Team - Show some school spirit and grab some classmates or friends from your sorority, fraternity and other campus groups to participate in an outdoor event that supports CancerCare and brings awareness to lung cancer.

Top Fundraisers

The following awards are given to recognize outstanding fundraising efforts:

  • The Ann Koelbel Top Fundraiser Award - recognizing the individual who raises the most funds. Ann Koelbel played a significant role in the first Lung Cancer Walk and subsequently lost her battle with lung cancer in 2003. Her memory is honored through this award.
  • The Marcia Pearl Award for Outstanding Outreach - to the individual who sends the most emails reaching out to friends, family, and colleagues through www.cancercare.org/lungcancerwalk.
  • Top fundraising school, corporate and family & friends teams - receive special recognition for their efforts.

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