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APRIL 18th, 2020 VISION:
We see a future without cancer.
Registration includes: t-shirt, food
and a beer (21+, please bring your ID)
The Purdue Challenge 5K Run/Walk is a race that begins and ends In Ross-Ade Stadium on Purdue University’s campus in Tippecanoe County. The Challenge incorporates the community, staff, students, and student-athletes of Purdue University. ALL of the money raised goes to support cancer research at the Purdue Center for Cancer Research. Sign up today! You can also create your own fundraising page so you can help the Purdue University for Cancer Research hammer down cancer through life saving cancer research.
We have passionate sponsors that help offset the costs so that participants’ registration fees and donations go directly to help find a cure for cancer right here at Purdue. The race is in its 13th year and has have raised, in total, over a million dollars for cancer research at Purdue University. This is thanks to the dedication of our sponsors, participants, and of course over 115 talented researchers we have on staff at the Purdue Center for Cancer Research.
Get fit, give back, and take The Challenge! #Letsfinishonthefield #TylerStrong
RUN. WALK. IMPACT. CURE.
For safety reasons, scooters are not allowed along the race route.
- April 17 4:00 PM EDT - Packet Pick-up (4-6:30 pm Ross-Ade Stadium)
- April 18 7:00 AM EDT - Packet Pick-up; Registration (7-8:15 am Ross-Ade Stadium)
- April 18 8:00 AM EDT - Runners and Walkers line up
- April 18 8:05 AM EDT - Welcome and Warm-up
- April 18 8:30 AM EDT - Start