Virtual Challenge 5K - Purdue Center for Cancer Research

  • Presented By: Virtual Event
  • Dates: September 23, 2020 - November 14, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
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The year is 2020 and we envision a world without cancer.

 Join us for our inaugural Virtual Challenge 5K Run/Walk which will support life-saving cancer research at Purdue University's Center for Cancer Research located on the West Lafayette Campus. We have a research network of over 120 scientists throughout our campus who collaborate to continuously advance discoveries in cancer detection, diagnosis, treatments and cures.


The Purdue Center for Cancer Research knows that 2020 has been a challenging year. Since we were not able to meet in personfor our annual Challenge 5K in April, we've transitioned to a virtual race for our BIGGEST fans!This year's Virtual Challenge 5K will allow you to run/walk anywhere, anytimebetween now and November 14, 2020. We hope you will join the Purdue Center for Cancer Research as we continue to fight for a cure.

This year’s Virtual Challenge is in collaboration with Purdue’s first ever Virtual Homecoming, November 9 - 14.

Our researchers have one goal: TO CURE CANCER