Event Information

The 9th Annual GO2 Foundation Walk/Run Philadelphia is a timed 5 kilometer(k) run/walk to raise awareness and funds in our fight against lung cancer. The walk/run takes place at the Philadelphia Zoo on Sunday, October 6, 2019 with a start time of 8:00AM ET. Join us at 7:30AM ET for opening remarks!

 

Each step you take is one step closer to the Cure!  

Event Location:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Event Chair:
Jessica Bauman
Assistant Professor, Department of Hematology/Oncology Associate Program Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Joshua Bauml
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of  Hematology/Oncology
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Registration Fees: (Your registration fee includes a full day pass to the zoo, so enjoy the magic of the animal kingdom even after the event festivities are over!)

Pre-registration
Walker: $30
Runner: $35
Youth (Age 5-12) and Senior (60+) Walker: $15

Youth (Age 5-12) and Senior (60+) Runner: $20

Day of Registration
Walker: $35
Runner: $40
Youth (Age 5-12) and Senior (60+) Walker: $20

Youth (Age 5-12) and Senior (60+) Runner: $25

Survivors: FREE
Child (Age 0-4): FREE
Virtual Participant: $30
 
Event Schedule:
7:00 A.M. - Day of Registration & Pre-Registration Check-in
7:30 A.M. - Opening Ceremony
7:50 A.M. - Survivor Photo
8:00 A.M. - Official Start
9:00 A.M. - Celebration, Awards, Team Photos
9:30 A.M. - Admission for the Zoo Opens
 
Volunteers Make a Difference:
As a volunteer, you are making a difference in the lives of all those affected by lung cancer. Please help us by contacting volunteers@go2foundation.org or filling out this form HERE.

Race Awards

Age Group Prizes are awarded to the top finishers in each age group (the top 3). Participants compete in the following Male & Female age groups: Overall, 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and Over. You must be present at the finish line to receive your prize.
 
Spread the Word:
For news, updates and to join the conversation on social media use #LungLoveCure19 and #BeatLungCancer.

Packet Pick-Up Information:
NO PACKET PICK-UP! You can pick up your t-shirt and bib at the registration tables on race day. 

Event Cancellation:
In the case this event is canceled, please note:
- All registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
- Canceled events will not be rescheduled (unless otherwise advised). 

 
Only participants who pre-registered up to 3 weeks before the race are guaranteed a t-shirt. T-shirts for day of race registrants will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 
vent Location:
North Florida Regional Medical Center
Registration Fees:
5K Standard Pre-Registration: $25
Youth (Age 5-12) and Senior (60+): $15
5K Day of Registration: $30
Registration opens at 8:00 A.M.
Shotgun Start at 9:00 A.M.
Celebration at 10:00 A.M.
Race Awards:
Overall: Top Three Male and Female 
Masters: Top Three 40 & Over Male and Female Participants
Grandmasters: Top Three 60 & Over Male and Female Participants
Only participants who pre-registered up to 3 weeks before the race are guaranteed a t-shirt. T-shirts for day of race registrants will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.