$45 for One 5-Star Registration ($90 Value)
A 5-Star registration includes race admission, a race bib with a custom message of up to 12 characters, shipping, a timing B-Tag, and a receipt for a $15 tax-deductable donation.
Racers meet at The Philadelphia Museum of Art on Sunday, May 12. A number of activities for all ages begin at 6 a.m. and run until 8 a.m., giving racers time to enjoy the festivities before lining up for the race's 8:15 a.m. start time. Click here for a full breakdown of race events and times.
Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure
Although the symbol of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is a pink ribbon, it represents a powerhouse of breast-cancer research and education. The rallying cry of "I am the cure" represents the foundation's multifaceted approach to fighting the disease, which focuses on community outreach, public perception of the disease, and funding for scientific research. Susan G. Komen for the Cure's work has helped increase early detection, survival rates, and federal funding of groundbreaking breast-cancer research.
Beyond its signature pink ribbon–bedecked merchandise, the Race for the Cure is the centerpiece of the foundation's fundraising and outreach efforts. Originally an 800-person charity race in Dallas, Race for the Cure has blossomed into a series of more than 150 races worldwide, which collectively host more than 1.7 million participants annually. Marathoners, runners, and walkers alike collect sponsorship donations from friends and family as they tackle races of varying lengths, wearing personalized signs on their backs to honor the breast-cancer victims and survivors in their lives. To date, Race for the Cure has raised more than $1.9 billion to support Komen initiatives.