Join the AACR Runners for Research Team and Make This Run Matter!
Become part of a community that makes each run count, by raising awareness and funds for cancer research. We welcome you to join our Runners for Research team as an individual or encourage you to create your own team and invite your family and friends to join you. Learn about team benefits below, including registration reimbursement up to $105!
TWO WAYS TO PARTICIPATE:
1) JOIN OUR TEAM DURING REGISTRATION
Race the AACR Philadelphia Marathon or the Dietz & Watson Philadelphia Half Marathon for $50! Members of the AACR Runners for Research team who meet their fundraising minimum will receive a partial registration reimbursement of up to $105.
Runners for Research who meet their fundraising minimum receive:
- AACR Philadelphia Marathon bag
- AACR Runners for Research shirt
- AACR Runners for Research Team VIP Tent access, including bathrooms and bag check
- AACR Swag Bag
- Finding Cures Challenge Medal
- One (1) entry into the AACR Runners for Research lottery for a space on the team at the 2019 Blue Cross Broad Street Run*
- Opportunity to compete for top fundraising prizes
*For every $100 you raise over your race minimum, you will earn one (1) additional entry into the lottery for a space on the AACR Runners for Research team at the 2019 Blue Cross Broad Street Run.
Top Fundraising Prizes:
The top-three participants to raise over $1,500 will receive one (1) guaranteed entry to the 2019 Blue Cross Broad Street Run
2) ALREADY HAVE A BIB? PUT A MISSION TO YOUR MILES!
The AACR Runners for Research are looking for champions! If you have already registered for a bib to an AACR Philadelphia Marathon Weekend event, you can still sign up as a Runner for Research. Contact the AACR Team or use these instructions to sign up and start your own fundraising page.
All participants can compete to earn fundraising prizes including:
- Raise $125 and receive a Performance T-Shirt
- Raise $300 and receive a Baseball cap
- Raise $500 and receive receive a $50 credit in the Half or Marathon!
- Raise $800 and receive a Hoodie
- Raise $1,000 and receive a Backpack
*All participants also receive AACR Runners for Research Team VIP Tent access, including bathrooms and bag check
Questions? We’re here to help!