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!
Families, individuals and teams join together in a climb to raise awareness for the 35 million Americans who suffer from asthma. Participants work together to fundraise.
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
- Making a contribution supporting a registrant
Registration and Participant Categories
Elite (fast) Climber (fee: $25)
Individual Climber (fee: $25)
Company team (fee for each team member $25)
Climb like a Firefighter Challenge (fee: $30) This participation type competes directly with the firefighters by wearing a pack or weighted vest that weighs 35 to 40 lbs. You will be timed against all firefighters.
Tuff Enough For Two Challenge (fee: $40) This participation type will ascend the 36 floors of the Silver Legacy, return down via elevator or escalator, then go back up the stairwell to climb the 36 floors again. A 10 minute rest will be allowed between the two ascents.
Fire House Station Challenge (no fee for this event please contact Heather to register, firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW THIS YEAR
VIP Section. A $2,500 sponsorship will have access to the NEW VIP TENT. This will have food and drinks for VIP only. This special tent is limited to the first EIGHT $2,500 sponsors.
You may register at any time on the www.climbreno.org website. The climb will be held on Sunday April 21, 2013. Registration opens at 8:00 am, announcements begin at 8:30 and the timed climb begins at 9:00 am.
All participants are required to raise a minimum of $100.00 in order to Climb.
Parking is available at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino located at 407 North Virginia Street, downtown Reno.
You are required to fundraise at least $100 toward the cause. 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 (775) 829-5864.
Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law. The American Lung Association ® is a registered 501 (c) 3 organization, tax ID # 86-0111676 . Please make checks payable to the American Lung Association in Nevada.
A fundraising packet is available to help you reach your fundraising minimum. Check out the "Fundraising Help" page on the main menu. If you need additional help in meeting the fundraising minimum requirement, please contact our office at (775) 829-5864. The ALA staff is happy to help coach and provide fast and efficient ideas to reach your fundraising requirement.