Each year, too many lives are lost to lung disease and this is your chance to climb, raise money and make an impact in their honor. By joining the Fight for Air Climb, you are making the commitment to fight lung disease so everyone can breathe easier- including you!
Please join the thousands of individuals across the nation who believe in the cause and will climb in their communities as well.
You can get involved by:
- Registering as a Team Captain
- Joining an existing Team as a new registrant
- Signing up as an individual registrant
- Sponsoring the event
- Joining the event planning committee
- Making a contribution supporting a registrant
You may register at any time at www.climbatlanta.org. The climb will be held on Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at The Equitable Building in Downtown Atlanta. The Equitable Building is 32 floors and you will have the option to race it twice for a total of 64 floors. The event will begin at 10am with registration beginning at 9am.
All participants who individually raise at least $100 will receive a complimentary t-shirt.
There is a $100 fundraising minimum you must meet to participate in this event. This is easier than you think! It is as easy as asking 10 friends for $10. Coaching packets and trainings are available. Please contact our office for more details at 770-434-5864 or Climbatlanta@lungga.org
Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law. The American Lung Association ® is a registered 501 (c) 3 organization. Please make checks payable to the American Lung Association in Georgia.
100 Peachtree Street Northwest
Atlanta, GA 30303
Peachtree Center Marta Station is right around the corner.
Parking is available behind the Equitable Building. There is an underground walkway to cross over to the building. There is also street parking available.
Awards will be given out for both 32 and 64 floors to:
Both Males and Females who place 1st, 2nd or 3rd in the following age groups:
8-14, 14-20, 21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+
Fastest Team – (best times) Team ranking will be based on the finishing time of your top 3 climbers.
Highest Fundraising Team
Fastest Male Climber Overall
Fastest Female Climber Overall
Fastest Firefighter Team (best times) Team ranking will be based on the finishing time of your top 3 climbers.