Run Nemours

When Nemours becomes a charity partner with local races, there will be opportunities including the chance to sign up for these races as part of the #RunNemours team to raise awareness and funds for different Nemours programs and services. For some races, participants will receive guaranteed race entry and other incentives for achieving a fundraising goal. Volunteer opportunities are also available for select races.

Please continue to check back on this page for more races and updates. For more information, please contact Lori Busch at

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5th Annual Live Like Lukas 5k Run/Walk

September 17 |  Rockford Park
8:30am Registration | 8:30am Race Starts 

Join the Live Like Lukas (LLL) 5th Annual 5K Walk/ Run. Live Like Lukas’ mission is to honor him and keep his memory alive by supporting families fighting childhood cancer, childhood cancer research, and local non-profit organizations that Lukas loved. LLL has provided support the NCCBD research, Q-Loungers and is a huge support to our patients.   Register for the race here.

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Jake's Dragon Foundation Push-Up Contest
Now- September 30th

Proceeds benefit childhood cancer research.  Register here.

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4th Annual Young Heroes 5K Run & Walk
October 23, 2022 |  Nemours Estate
7:30am Registration | 8:30am Race Starts 

Nemours Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders will host the 4th Annual "Young Heroes 5K Run & 1-Mile Walk on October 23, 2022, to benefit kids with cancer and blood disorders. Join us to run the grounds of Nemours Estate. Walkers will have the opportunity to participate in the 1-mile route. After the race, stay the morning and enjoy family fun activities, entertainment, and food!