7th Annual GO2 Foundation Sacramento Walk/Run

This is a timed 5 kilometer (k) walk/run to raise funds and awareness to increase lung cancer survival.

The event takes place at William Land Park on Saturday, April 2, 2022, with a start time of 9:00 AM PST.

Each step you take is one step closer to doubling survival!

Click here for event day photos!

Event Location

William Land Park (Village Green)
E Park Road (Corner of Sutterville and Freeport)
Sacramento, CA 95822

Course Map

Registration Fees

Pre-Registration Fees:

Walker: $35
Timed Runner: $40
Youth (Age 5-12) & Senior (60+) Walker: $20
Youth (Age 5-12) & Senior (60+) Timed Runner: $25

Day of Registration Fees:

Walker: $40
Timed Runner: $45
Youth (Age 5-12) & Senior (60+) Walker: $25
Youth (Age 5-12) & Senior (60+) Timed Runner: $30

Lung Cancer Survivor: FREE
Youth Ages 0-4: FREE
Virtual Participant: FREE

Event Day Information

Event Schedule

8:00 A.M. - Registration
8:10 A.M. - Oncology Yoga
9:00 A.M. - Opening Ceremony
9:15 A.M. - Survivor Photo
9:30 A.M. - Official Start
9:35 A.M. - Oncology Yoga
10:30 A.M. - Celebration, Awards, Team Photos

Oncology Yoga

Join lung cancer survivor and oncology yoga instructor, Susan Smedley for a fun, 25 minute experiential class, introducing the basics of oncology yoga. During this class you will:

  • Learn how to shift from an anxious/fearful state of mind to calm, within 3 minutes or less.
  • Practice the five ways to move your spine for optimal health and flexibility- all while seated.
Come in comfortable clothing- No previous yoga experience necessary.

Meet Your Event Chairs

We are excited to welcome the below healthcare professionals as chairs for this upcoming event: 

Deepti Behl, MD
Medical Director, Thoracic Oncology
Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento 

Megan Daly, MD
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

Jonathan Riess, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Hematology and Oncology
University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center 

Trevor Williams, MD, MPH, FACS
Thoracic Surgery
Mercy Medical Group 

Parking

There is street parking available on Sutterville and Freeport BLVD. All participants are encouraged to carpool.

T-shirts and Fundraising Incentives

All in-person participants will receive your event T-shirt when you check-in.

All virtual participants will receive your T-shirt in the mail when you reach at least $50 raised.

Lung Cancer Survivors, regardless of participation type, will receive an event t-shirt either on event day, or mailed to your door if participating virtually.

Only participants who registered up to 3 weeks before the walk/run are guaranteed a t-shirt.

Team Tents

All teams who raise at least $5,000 by Friday, March 25, 2022, will earn a Team Tent at the event. A table and gathering space will be provided for you on event day where your team's t-shirts and race bibs will be waiting; this means you all get to skip the pre-registration check-in line! Start fundraising today to earn your spot.

Fundraising and 5K Race Awards

Awards will be given to the top three individual fundraisers, top three fundraising teams and the largest team. Our Top Individual Fundraiser and Top Fundraising Team will both receive a pair of tickets to the Sacramento River Cats!

For the 5K Run: Overall Male and Overall Female Awards will be given along with Age Group Prizes.

Medals will be awarded to the top finishers in each age group (the top 3). Participants compete in the following Male & Female age groups:
12 & Under, 13-18, 19-34, 35-55, 56-70, 70 and Over. You must be present at the awards ceremony to receive your prize.

Volunteers Make a Difference

As a volunteer, you are making a difference in the lives of all those affected by lung cancer. For more information on volunteering for this or another GO2 Foundation event, contact us today!

Spread the Word

For news, updates and to join the conversation on social media use #beatlungcancer and tag us @go2foundation.

Packet Pick-Up Information

NO PACKET PICK-UP! You can pick up your t-shirt and bib at the registration tables on event day.