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American Lung Association presents: Fight For Air Climb in New Haven

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American Lung Association presents: Fight For Air Climb in New Haven

Time: February 8, 2014 all day
Location: 360 State Street, New Haven
Street: 360 State Street
City/Town: New Haven, CT
Phone: 860-838-4371
Event Type: fundraiser, marathon
Organized By: Danielle Ferrari
Latest Activity: Feb 7, 2014

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Lung Cancer has a new face…and it looks a lot like yours

•Lung cancer is the #1 cancer killer in America. One in five people diagnosed this year have never smoked a day in their life
•Lung cancer overtook breast cancer as the leading cause of cancer death among women in the United States in 1987 and now claims the lives of more women each year than breast, ovarian and cervical cancers combined
•159,480 people will die from lung cancer this year, that’s 433 people per day
•The American Lung Association is working every day to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease
 
 Step Up. Support. Succeed

Join the American Lung Association & compete in a challenge unlike any other! The Fight for Air Climb: Scale 360 State Street is a unique “vertical marathon” that will allow participants from CT & surrounding areas to race, run, or walk up 32 floors! Racers & elite runners will climb first, followed by walking participants. Finally, firefighters from all over New England will climb over 400 stairs in FULL GEAR. Join as a participant or volunteer & help combat lung disease one step at a time! 

Questions? Contact Danielle Ferrari, event manager at NewHavenClimb@LungNE.org or call 860-838-4371

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