Cancer Survivors Run/Walk/Bike

Cancer Survivors Run/Walk/Bike


June 1-30, 2021

5k, 10k, Half Marathon Run/Walk/Bike

June is cancer survivors month, we are bringing awareness through this virtual run/walk/bike that you can participate in from anywhere!


June is Cancer Survivors month. Help us celebrate those who beat cancer and raise funds for the American Cancer Society who is providing resources for those still fighting! 1 in 3 people will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, so it’s important to continue funding cancer research so we can one day have a cure!

All donations will go directly to the American Cancer Society, a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.


  1. Register for the race
  2. Complete a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon run/walk/bike at your convenience, any time, anywhere between June 1-30, 2021
  3. Submit your time (optional) to see how you placed overall and receive your finisher certificate.
  4. Celebrate your accomplishment by sharing on social media! #RunsForAPurpose
  5. Feel free to join the Virtual Runs for a Purpose Facebook Group to share and celebrate with other participants. Don’t forget to follow our Facebook page too!


  • Cancer Survivors Medal
  • Printable Race Bib
  • Printable Finisher Certificate


  1. Only 1 person needs to register and create a team name during checkout
  2. Share the team name so others can join during registration
  3. When the 3rd person registers, the first 2 will receive a $5 refund and any other participants who join will automatically get the $5 discount at checkout.


  • How do I track my time?
    There are several apps available that you can use to track your time. Here is a list of the top 10 apps.
  • Do all team members have to participate together?
    No, that is the great part about a virtual race! Each team member can run/walk at their own pace on their own time.
  • Do all team members have to do the same distance?
    No, each team member can choose to do their own distance.
  • Do I have to submit my time to get my medal?
    No, submitting your time is optional, you will still get your medal regardless. But if you would like to print off your finisher certificate, you will need to submit your time.
  • When will I get my medal and/or shirt?
    Medals will start to ship early May through the end of the race. Shirts ordered by May 10th will arrive in time for the race. Shirts ordered after May 10th are not guaranteed to arrive in time for the race.
  • How do I print my bib?
    Bibs are provided in digital format. Once you register, you will be automatically assigned a bib number. In your account, under “Profile” then “Upcoming Events”, you will see an option to print your bib for this race.