LA Cancer Challenge
October 22, 2023 · Westwood, CA
Distance: 5K, Kids Run
26th Annual LA Cancer Challenge!
Held on the beautiful campus of UCLA, where much of the foundation’s research is conducted, So Cal’s best Halloween-themed fitness event benefiting pancreatic cancer research includes a Fit Family Expo, activity tents, Candyland Kids Zone and more!
Custom Winners Medals will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each age category for the 5K. In addition to our medals, overall 1st – 3rd place male & female winners for the 5K will receive prizes.
- 1st Place Male & Female = $50 Big 5 Sporting Goods Gift Card
- 2nd Place Male & Female = $35 Big 5 Sporting Goods Gift Card
- 3rd Place Male & Female = $25 Big 5 Sporting Goods Gift Card
In addition to the individual running awards, we also award plaques to the fastest 3 teams in the 5K. Team scores are based on the fastest combined time of the top 5 finishers per team. There are additional team contests for fundraising.
The Candy Land Kids Zone is a magical experience for children of all ages who enjoy participating in the LA Cancer Challenge. Decorated with giant life-sized lollipops, chocolate kisses and gum drops, this whimsical play space includes Halloween crafts, face painting, bounce houses and snacks for kids and parents.