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Each step you take is one step closer to the Cure!
Join us for the 10th Annual Your Next Step is the Cure San Francisco, CA walk.run
on Saturday, September 29, 2018.

Our Your Next Step is the Cure events raise much-needed funds for the patient services and clinical research projects of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, but they also provide fun, family-friendly activities, including a kid’s dash, music, 5K event awards and more. 
 
Whether you want to walk, jog or run, whether you choose to participate as an individual or as part of a team, we believe that Your Next Step is the Cure!

**** Any team that raises $5,000 or more will receive a team tent on event day.

****Only participants who pre-registered up to 3 weeks before the race and fundraised $100 or more are guaranteed a t-shirt. T-shirts for day of race registrants will be available on a first-come, 
first-served basis.

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Event Location:
Lake Merced
Lake Merced Blvd. and Sunset Blvd.
San Francisco, CA 94132
**Parking information

Event Schedule:
Day of Registration and Pre-Registration: 11:30 A.M.
Balloon Twisting & Face Painting: 
11:15 A.M. - 2:15 P.M.
Lucy Kalanithi Book Signing (books available for purchase): 11:30 A.M. - 12:15 P.M.
Opening Ceremony: 12:15 P.M.
Survivor Photo: 
12:30 P.M.
Shotgun Start: 1:00 P.M.
Celebration & Awards: 3:00 P.M.
 

Event Chairs:
Dr. Wilson S. Tsai, MD
Board Certified Thoracic Surgery
Minimally Invasive and Robotic Specialist


Barbara Gitlitz, MD
Medical Director Genentech

Lucy Kalanithi, MD, FACP
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine

Thierry Jahan, MD
Professor of Medicine
UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center


Pre-Registration Fees:
Walker: $30
Runner: $35
Youth (Age 5-12) and Senior (60+) Walker: $15
Youth (Age 5-12) and Senior (60+) Runner: $20

Survivors: $0
Virtual Participant: $30
Canine Caregiver: $15

Day of Registration Fees:
Walker: $35
Runner: $40
Youth (Age 5-12) and Senior (60+) Walker: $20
Youth (Age 5-12) and Senior (60+) Runner: $25

Survivors: $0
Canine Caregiver: $15
 
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 on Saturday, September 29th  by clicking here or contact volunteer@lungcancerfoundation.org.    
 
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: 12 & Under, 13-18, 19-34, 35-55, 56-70, 70 and Over. You must be present at the finish line to receive your prize.
 

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.