Who can enter the event?

This challenge is designed for anyone and everyone!  You can also encourage family members to join you to help you achieve your goal.  You can run/bike/walk/swim from anywhere to participate.


What do I get?

Your inherent reward is that you are improving yourself while supporting Lung Cancer Research. Each challenger will receive a virtual challenge bib that can be downloaded from the race page, participation in an active leaderboard and a digital finisher's certificate with all your stats! We will also be promoting random prizes throughout the challenge to help make it more fun - and keep you more connected with other participants! You also earn rewards for how much you fundraise!


WHITE OUT Challenge Miles set a goal for you to complete and track towards. There are three Challenge Miles from which to choose:

  • 2.28 Miles

  • 22.8 Miles

  • 228 Miles


How do I complete the challenge?

You can complete it any way you wish. You can walk, roll, run, spin - whatever makes you happy! And you can complete your miles anytime, anywhere - whatever best works for you.    


When Can I Start?

You can start recording miles after you register. You will have until December 1st to complete your challenge.  But the later you start, the more challenging your challenge will be! 


How Do You Track Our Progress?

This challenge relies on the honor system. We do encourage you to take photos of your watch, phone screen, treadmill, etc. to share your results and/or activity on the Foundation 228 Facebook page.

These are the ways you can track and prove your accomplishment:

1. Upload photos of your activity and also connect with other challengers.
on the Foundation 228 Facebook page

2. Submit your activity updates via the RESULTS page.  

How does the charity component work?

Donations go directly to the Roswell Park Comprehensive Care Center for dedicated Lung Cancer Research. The more money you raise, the more awards you earn!


When will my awards/swag be mailed to me?

We will start processing your race packets in December.  It usually takes between 2-4 weeks to receive your packet, excluding inclement weather and high volume mailings due to the holidays. If you have questions, email us at info@foundation228.org

Is Foundation 228 on social media?

Yes! You can "FOLLOW" us on Instagram @Foundation_228 and "LIKE" us on Facebook @Foundation228. Tag  us in your photos while you complete your Challenge Miles.