A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation is excited to return to Florida to host the 2nd Annual A Breath of Hope Lung Run/Walk Fort Myers! You won’t want to miss this sunny, lakeside 5k run/walk as we raise lung cancer awareness and funds for drastically underfunded lung cancer research. Proceeds benefit U.S. lung cancer research programs at A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation.
Enjoy a 5k walk or chip-timed run featuring music, snacks, kids’ activities, prizes for top fundraisers and race finishers, oncology updates, resources for lung cancer patients and families, a chance to honor or remember your loved one and fellowship with a community that understands and wants to fight the battle against lung cancer.
Free t-shirts guaranteed for those who register before February 5th! To honor or remember your loved one by having their first and last name printed on the back of the t-shirt, register before February 5th.
If you can’t attend the event February 17, but still want to make a difference, register for FREE as a “Virtual Supporter” and fundraise in honor or memory of your loved one. You could win a gift card prize!
Create a Personal Fundraising Page
Personal fundraising is integral to the success of A Breath of Hope Lung Run/Walks. In 2017, 5K participants like you raised more than $91,000 to support innovative lung cancer research. You have the power to save lives! To fundraise in honor or memory of your loved one, register for the event, then on the same website login and personalize your page. Gift card prizes will be awarded to the top adult, child, and virtual supporter fundraisers!
Adults (13+): $35
Children (5-12 years): $15
Children under 5: Free. Children under 5 do not receive a race t-shirt unless $15 registration fee is paid.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Q) Are strollers allowed?
A) Yes. If you are running with a stroller please stay toward the back of the pack.
Q) Are dogs allowed?
A) No. Lakes Regional Park does not allow dogs.
Q) Where can participants park?
A) There is ample parking space in the three metered parking lots on site. Meter rates are $1/hour or $5/day. However, we recommend carpooling and/or public transportation as parking is first come, first served.
Q) Are volunteers needed?
A) Yes! Volunteer opportunities are available from 6:30 am until race step off time. We ask that volunteers are 13 years or older. For more info, email us.