Participating in the Susan G. Komen Columbus Race for the Cure® with a team increases the fun, the laughter and maybe even the tears you share on Race day.
Did you know that every two minutes a new case of breast cancer is diagnosed in the US? Help us fight back by forming a team in honor or in memory of someone you know impacted or touched by breast cancer. Together you make an even greater impact than you could alone.
Team Registration is now closed.
Turn your team members’ passion into even more action this year and qualify for any – or all! – of these pink perks.
Team Pep Rally. Raise $2,500 or more by Friday, April 10 and a Komen Columbus staff member or volunteer will come and speak to your team and provide pink items to get everyone excited about the upcoming Race.
Team Concierge Service. Raise $5,000 or more by Friday, April 24 and you’ll qualify for Concierge Service, which means a Komen Staff member or volunteer will personally deliver your teams’ t-shirts and Race packets directly to the team captain. (Team packets may be mailed depending on the captain’s location.)
Team Pink It Up. Raise $7,500 or more by Friday, May 1 and you’ll receive Concierge service, along with pink goodies for your team members to have. We’ll also include your team’s name and story on our blog.
Team Town. Want to make sure your team gets noticed on Race Day? The five teams that raise the most money, (at least $10,000 or more,) by Friday, May 8 will receive a 10x10 tent in our Team Town area on Race morning. You’ll be in the middle of all the action at the Statehouse and will receive complimentary coffee and snacks. Teams will be able to decorate their tents on Friday, May 15 and can use their tent as a meeting place for all members on Race Morning.
Team Town FAQ
What size are the tents?
The tents will be 10’ x 10’.
Are teams allowed to bring in food and drinks to their tents?
Yes! Food and drinks are welcome, however, alcoholic beverages are prohibited.
What will be provided by Komen Columbus?
One 6’ table will be provided along with two chairs. Teams may bring additional chairs or tables if they’d like. Komen Columbus will also provide a small banner with your team’s name on it.
When can teams decorate the tents?
Team captains and members will be allowed into Team Town to decorate their tents on Friday, May 16 from 4 pm – 9 pm. Overnight security will be onsite, however Komen Columbus is not responsible for any damage or loss of materials.
Can team members stay overnight in the tents?
No. No one is permitted to sleep in the tents overnight.
More details will be sent to the five qualifying team captains the week of May 11.
* To qualify for any of these Pink Perks, all donations must be confirmed by the deadlines listed.