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A Breath of Hope Lung Run/Walk Twin Cities – VIRTUAL

August 8, 2020 - August 9, 2020

Given the size of this event and the rapidly changing COVID-19 recommendations, as well as our commitment to the safety of our supporters and survivors, this year’s event is going virtual! 

Please note: Our supporters have come through once again in support of the ABOH Lung Run/Walk Twin Cities! Due to Covid-19, we are sorry to announce that we have our first t-shirt shortage in 14 years. Please note that we are sold out of t-shirts. Participants can still register and donate but will be unable to receive a t-shirt. The registration price has been lowered to reflect this change. 

The VIRTUAL 14th Annual A Breath of Hope Lung Run/Walk Twin Cities, presented by Medtronic, will take place August 8-9, 2020. This year’s virtual event will be a little different, but the importance of this event and the program that goes along with it won’t. All registered participants will receive:

    • A customized t-shirt with loved one’s names on the back*
    • An opportunity to submit your time through our virtual timing company and receive a participation certificate
    • The opportunity to attend both a live and recorded program
    • A chance to compete for prizes
    • All fundraisers that raise more than $250 will receive a shout-out from one of the following local celebs:






Thank you for being a part of our community and joining this event to help us fight lung cancer.

Recorded Program:
Each registered participant will receive a link to view our recorded program the weekend of August 8th and will also be invited to a live program. The recorded portion of the program will feature emcee Tom Hauser of KSTP-TV, patient testimonies and our annual oncology update by Ramaswamy Govindan, M.D.

Live Program:
On Saturday, August 8, a live program will also be available for all participants to come together VIRTUALLY – just as we would normally do at Lake Harriet. Tentative schedule below:

    • 10:00 AM – ABOH Update: Nancy Torrison, A Breath of Hope Executive Director
    • 10:05 AM – Physician Q&A: Coronavirus and Lung Cancer
    • 10:20 AM – Fundraising Prizes Announced for top two teams and top five fundraising individuals: ABOH Staff
    • 10:30 AM – Navigating Grief With Humor: Dr. Melissa Mork
    • 11:15 AM – Reading of Names: Remembering those we’ve lost to lung cancer

*Deadline to have your loved one’s name included on the t-shirt is July 15, 2020 at noon CST. For late registrants, all those we remember and have lost will be included on the website. Email amy@ABreathofHope.org with questions.

Thank you to our generous 2020 sponsors!


Minnesota Oncology

AJK Cutters

Interested in sponsoring this event?
Check out our 2020 Virtual TCLRW Sponsor Benefit Chart & Form or email info@abreathofhope.org.


August 8, 2020
August 9, 2020
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