Triangle LUNGe Forward Walk & Celebration 

Presented by Duke Raleigh Hospital

Saturday, September 24, 2022 
Dorothea Dix Park - Flowers Field 
2105 Umstead Drive, Raleigh, NC 

Times: 9:00AM - 1:00PM 
Walk - 10:00AM


Join us for the sixteenth annual Triangle LUNGe Forward Walk & Celebration! From the Walk to the celebration rally, to the kid’s dash, this year’s event will include a variety of activities for the entire family. The Triangle LUNGe Forward will be a day of celebration and remembrance, as well as a day to take action and provide hope to those impacted by lung cancer. However you choose to participate, your support will make an impact in the fight against lung cancer. 

Thank you for joining our network of hope and action! Together, there is so much we can do.

Triangle Emcee John Clark

Jen Colon(L) Event Chair , Sandy Oehler (C) LCI, & John Clark ABC11 (R) Emcee


Event Details

Participant Types

  • Adult EARLY BIRD SPECIAL (Ends August 6th) Registration - $25
  • Adult - $30 (After August 6th)
  • Youth/Student EARLY BIRD SPECIAL (Ends August 6th) - (20 years old or younger) - $15
  • Youth/Student (After August 6th) - (20 years old or younger) - $20
  • Veteran - (Thank you for your service!) - $20.00
  • Health Care Worker or First Responder - (Thank you for your service!) - $20.00
  • Lung Cancer Survivor - FREE (Registration required)
  • Lounge for Lung Cancer - $25 - Hang out at home, support the cause and get an event shirt mailed to you!

Registration Deadlines 

Mail-in Registration deadline is Monday, September 19, 2022 and online registration closes Thursday, September 22 at 5:00PM. Mail-in Registration form attached. Send forms to - Lung Cancer Initiative, c/o Triangle LUNGe Forward, 5171 Glenwood Ave, Suite 401, Raleigh, NC 27612.

Registration will be available at our Advanced Packet Pickup and on Race Day for $35/adult or $25/youth. 

Survivor registration is complementary, but necessary.

Event Day Schedule

  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM - Registration
  • 9:00 AM –  12:00PM -  Expo, including Entertainment, Exhibits, Music, Games & Much More
  • 9:15 AM -   9:45 AM - Survivor's Breakfast 
  • 9:00 AM -   10:00AM - Stage Presentations
  • 9:45AM  -   Survivor Stage Ceremony
  • 10:00 AM - Walk
  • 11:30 AM - Kids Dash & Kids Awards
  • 1:00 PM - Event wrap-up

Participant & Team Captain Kick Off Event - Everyone is Welcome to Attend!

Join us for the Triangle LUNGe Kick Off event. Come by anytime between 6:00 - 7:30PM to meet other participants, enjoy free appetizers, pickup flyer's, brochures, and be entered into a drawing for a raffle prize. FRIDAY, September 23

Tuesday, August 30 

Between 6:00PM - 7:30PM

Buffalo Brothers at Lake Boone Trail

4025 Lake Boone Trail Suite #100, Raleigh, NC 


Advanced Packet Pick-Up

For your convenience, there will be advanced packet pick-up scheduled on:

FRIDAY, September 23

Omega Sports - North Hills Shopping Center - 4120 Main at North Hills, #145, Raleigh

12:00 to 6:00PM

Pick up your race packet early and save time on race day! You CAN pick up for your entire team. We will prepare your team bags in advance if you contact us by Thursday, September 22 at 5:00PM 

Email: with the team name, person picking up the bags and phone number.


All pre-registrants are guaranteed an event T-Shirt. Pre-registered survivors will receive a survivor shirt. There will be a limited quantity of shirts available for those who register on event day.



For directions to Dix Park, 2105 Umstead Drive, Raleigh, NC

Please click the link: MapQuest Directions


Course & Rally Map

Dix Park Map



All parking will be at Dix Park with Survivor drop-off and parking available, follow the signs and refer to the above park map.


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 Join us at the Kids Area for Fun for ALL!


Bounce House


Team and Sponsor Fundraising Events 

Please support the events organized to increase awreness and raise additional funds for the event by our wonderful supporter!


Tuesday, Sept 02
You are invited to the Second Annual Duke Raleigh Virtual Art Gala!
Time: 8:00am-5:00pm
Where: this is a virtual event and you can bid as many times as you would like
Click here is join! Then Click "Next"

Tuesday, Sept 13
Raise Money for the LUNGe While Dining Out! 
Organized by Jen Colon Event Chair/ Lucy's Warriors Team 


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  >>> DOUBLE YOUR FUNDRAISING: Ask your employer about company matching for non-profit events! <<<


Lung Cancer Initiative appreciates the severity of COVID-19. We will follow all guidelines from the CDC and local officials as it pertains to mass gatherings and social distancing. Event changes will be posted on the homepage of this website and sent to registered participants.