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Ms. Beth Denham
Kentucky/West Virginia Chapter
1941 Bishop Lane
Suite 108
Louisville, KY, 40218
T: (502) 454-8435
T: (800) 526-8126
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Kentucky/West Virginia Chapter

2nd Annual CF Climb For Life

Event Overview

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Check out the Climb results HERE! 
*Note some people did not finish the climb, therefore the finish order is incorrect.  Everyone who wore a chip on their shoe has an accurate time for the distance they completed.

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Honorary Chair Coach Charlie Strong, Will Stein, U of L QB
and "Josh", cousin of Will and cf patient

Click here to watch a video of Coach Charlie Strong, Will Stein, and Josh! 

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 Head Coach Charlie Strong, Shanae Moorman, U of L National
  Champion Cheerleader and CF patient, and Vicki Strong
 Photo courtesy of Garabelle Photography

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  2nd Annual CF Climb for Life
Climb STRONG!
with Honorary Chair Coach Charlie Strong, U of L Head Football Coach

 New Event Date
September 24, 2011
8-9 AM - Registration
 9 AM - Climb Begins

    Event Location
Papa John's Cardinal Stadium

   Check out our event page on Facebook: www.facebook.com/cffkywvchapter
About the Event:
Join us for our 2nd annual CF Climb for Life, with Honorary Chair Coach Charlie Strong. The CF Climb for Life is an exhilarating stair-climbing and fundraising event that raises money and awareness for Cystic Fibrosis and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. This is a timed event, but you can climb at your own pace. Gather your family, friends, and co-workers to join you in climbing Papa John's Cardinal Stadium!

How to Register:

Sign up today at http://kentucky.cff.org/climbforlife.
$25 if you register in February, $30 if you register in March, $35 if you register in April.

Registration fees are not tax deductible and do not count towards the fund-raising minimum and are non-refundable and non-transferable. Your Minimum Pledge Requirement is tax deductible and must be turned in on or before event date.

If your minimum pledge requirement has not been met, you will have the option of providing a credit card or cash on event day. You will have one month after the event to submit the remaining balance before your credit card is charged.

TIP - When registering you will be asked to state your fundraising goal (which you can change later). You may select any of the amounts from the pull down menu that are ABOVE the ride's minimum fundraising goal. If the minimum fundraising goal is not an option in the pull down menu, you will need to select the shaded block that is immediately above the minimum amount - and then type in any other amount above the minimum.

We Will Support You:


Fundraising Support 

Fundraise on Facebook

Please contact Beth Denham at bdenham@cff.org for more information.

Teams:

 More information to come.

 Prizes:


Prize Levels
Firefighter Prize

Because of risks to people with cystic fibrosis, individuals with a confirmed positive sputum culture for Burkholderia cepacia complex shall not attend this event. This is because B. cepacia can be passed between individuals who have CF through close proximity. B. cepacia infection in a person with CF can cause serious respiratory illness and, in some patients, may lead to death.

Despite this policy, there might still be some individuals with B. cepacia in attendance. B. cepacia is not a risk for otherwise healthy individuals. Learn more about alternative ways in which a person with B. cepacia can participate, or call the CF Foundation at (800) FIGHT-CF. Consult your CF care center physician with medical questions.

 

Important note on attendance for people with CF and their families:
The health and well-being of people with cystic fibrosis is our top priority. Medical evidence shows that certain bacteria can be passed between individuals who have CF and can lead to worse symptoms and speed decline in lung function. To limit the serious risk of cross-infection between people with CF, only one person with CF may be invited to attend the indoor portion of each CF Foundation-sponsored event.  For the outdoor portion of the event, people with CF should maintain a distance of at least 6 feet from each other.

Please note: People with CF and their families should be aware that individuals with CF might choose to attend Foundation events or meetings without notifying event organizers. We strongly discourage this; however, we cannot guarantee that only one person with CF will be present at any indoor Foundation event. For more information, please call your local chapter.


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