LA Cancer Challenge
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This event raises money to support the fight against pancreatic cancer and offers a beautiful 5k course which you can run or walk through UCLA's campus. There's a range of fun and spooky activities at the finish line including a Donut Wall & Candyland Kids Zone, so why not soak up the fun?
Sun, Oct 23, 2022
Los Angeles, United States
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Where and when
Wilson Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Sun, Oct 23, 2022
Here's what races are available for LA Cancer Challenge
$25 - $45
Route Type: Loop
This course takes participants winding around the beautiful UCLA campus.
Starting at Wilson Plaza, runners and walkers will then head down Charles E Young Drive and navigate a variety of twists and turns before heading to an exciting section at the Portola Plaza. Once they arrive, participants will be greeted by a DJ who will be playing tunes to drive all participants through the course.
Participants will then head down Charles E Young Drive and then stream up towards Bruin Walk. They will finally snake around Charles E Young Drive and finish at the beautiful Wilson Plaza.
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- Custom Event T-Shirt
- Custom Event Medal
- Commemorative Bib
- Costume Contest
- Fitness Booths
- Kids Zone
How to get there
Wilson Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USAGet full directions
Parking is available for $14 per car in Lot 4 of Wilson Plaza.
Take the I-405 and exit at Sunset Blvd before turning right onto Westwood Plaza and proceeding down to the Structure 4 entrance.
Event day logistics
7:30am Registration opens
7:30am Fit Family Expo and Candyland Kids Zone Opens
8:00am Opening ceremonies begin
9:00am 5k Run starts
9:05am 5k Walk starts
10:15am Kids Costume Parade and Adult Costume Contest
10:45am Raffle Prizes & Silent Auction
Participants can stop by the LACC Packet Pickup on event day to collect their t-shirt and event bib.
There will be a costume contest, race-day raffle, fitness booths and an awards ceremony at the event.
Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female runners in categories ranging from 7 and under - 75+.
The fastest 3 teams in the 5k will also be awarded prizes.
There is a virtual option for all participants, feel free to choose this if that's more your thing.
There will be a single water station located at the 3.5k mark.
How do I collect my race packet for the LA Cancer Challenge?
Participants can stop by the LACC Packet Pickup before the day of the event to collect their t-shirt and event bib. Packet Pickup is also available on the day of the event too. Virtual participants will have their race packets mailed to them.
Do I get any event swag for competing in the LA Cancer Challenge?
Yes, all participants will receive a custom bib, T-Shirt and medal.
Are there any fun activities on-site at the LA Cancer Challenge?
There will be a costume contest, health and fitness booths, a raceday raffle and an awards ceremony at the event.
Great job! Fun environment fun activities fun atmosphere! Will do again!
Did the race in 2022
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