April 6, 20248:30 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)


Three Logan SquarePhiladelphia, PA view on map


Felice KelemFelice.Kelem@Lung.org610-235-2513


The Premier Stair-Climbing Event in Philadelphia

Our Fight For Air Climb is designed for every type of climber, from beginners to competitive climbers.

How you climb is up to you: race to the top or take it at your own speed.

Assemble your crew: for the best Climb experience, form a team of friends and family, coworkers or neighbors.

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Join us at Three Logan Square for the Fight For Air Climb.

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Registration Fees
$55 Century Climbers
$55 All Other Climbers

Important Notes For Registered Climbers

It is almost climb time for the Fight For Air Climb - Philadelphia. We hope you are as excited as we are! We ask that you please read the following in its entirety. Here's important information to get you ready for Climb day.


Key Messages

  • All participants are required to raise the minimum $100 donation in addition to the registration fees in order to qualify to climb.
  • Cash, checks and credit cards will be accepted on event day.
  • Online registration is closed at this time. Donations are still being accepted online through June 30, 2024.
  • Your friends, family members, work colleagues can register the day of the event. Registration fees are $55 and the minimum $100 donation still applies.
  • If someone you are climbing with is under the age of 18, and registering on event day, please have a parent co-sign the climb waiver and bring it with to registration.
  • Bring your camera or your phone. Be sure to snap some pictures of your climb experience that you can post to social media and use the hashtags #PhillyClimb #FightForAirClimb.
  • Packet Pick-Up will be held on Thursday, April 4th at Three Logan Square Lobby from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

    Three Logan Square
    1717 Arch Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • Registration opens at 7:30 AM, and Opening Ceremonies start at 8:15 AM.

Wave Times

Here's the information that you've been waiting for. Wave Times have been set for Fight For Air Climb - Philadelphia. Find out when you're scheduled to climb.

  • Please check in 30 minutes prior to your allotted time.
  • Group time slots are an approximation.

Event Parking

Please park at the Three Logan Square parking garage, the entrance is located on Cherry Street between 17th and 18th streets. The GPS address: 1714 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA. You will receive a $8 parking coupon at registration. You must have your original ticket and discounted ticket in order to receive the parking discount.

Food and Drink

Thank You to City Tap House for being the best host for our participants once again! In case you are new to the Climb, City Tap House is located at Two Logan Square (across the street). There will be light refreshments (bagels, donuts, fruit) and drink specials. We would like to thank Federal Donuts for their donuts and Procacci Brothers for the bananas. Please show your bib in order to receive those complimentary snacks.

Watch the Climb Finish Live on YouTube

Family and friends can watch you finish at the 50th Floor on our live YouTube stream. The YouTube stream will be shown at City Tap House, or can be watched from home. The awards ceremony will take place shortly after the last climber finishes.

After the Climb, we will be posting preliminary results online. Find out how you finished.


Do Good, Feel Great

  • You are supporting people with lung disease who are fighting for every breath.
  • You are stepping up for clean air across the country and in your community.
  • You are doing something positive for yourself and for people in need.

Health Benefits

  • Improves balance and coordination.
  • Strengthens more major muscles, including your glutes… you’re welcome!
  • Consistent stair climbing as a daily activity helps lower mortality risk.

What You Get

  • Every climber receives an official Fight For Air Climb t-shirt.
  • A sense of accomplishment in a supportive, celebratory atmosphere.
  • A safe, enjoyable event experience with a complimentary pick-me-up snack and water.

Together We've Raised…

  • Raised:

    Goal: $275,000.00

Top Participants

    1. Milestone Personal Gift Mike Carr - $7,430.00
    2. Milestone Personal Gift Jaime Cheng - $5,760.14
    3. Milestone James Stabilito - $5,100.00
    4. Milestone Personal Gift Jessica Gehman - $4,275.00
    5. Milestone Anthony McDonough - $4,190.00
    6. Milestone Personal Gift Margaret Gehman - $2,950.00
    7. Milestone Personal Gift John Smiley - $2,335.00
    8. Milestone Personal Gift Marlo Vandegrift - $2,000.00
    9. Milestone Mark Sharbaugh - $1,800.00
    10. Milestone Personal Gift Dana Cohen - $1,705.00

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    Top Teams

      1. TEAM STAB PLUS - $22,801.41
      2. For Little Debbie - $11,191.01
      3. Philadelphia Fire Cadet Class 202 - $7,744.64
      4. Emerson Group - $6,770.00
      5. Climb for a Cure - $5,980.14
      6. Brandywine Realty Trust - $5,182.00
      7. Team Kindred - $5,039.00
      8. Team Holman - $4,144.38
      9. TEAM SMILEY - $4,072.22
      10. Cherry Hill Fire Department - $3,860.40

      Can You Do This? Yes, You Can!

      We’ve designed the Climb to accommodate every type of Climber, whether you want to climb competitively, push yourself to the limit, or just make it to the top at your own pace. Here’s the best part: our experienced Climb team is here to support you every step of the way to get your ready for the Climb.

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      Thank You to Our Local Sponsors

      IMC Construction Jane and Leonard Korman Respiratory Institute
      Amerihealth Caritas Brandywine Independence Blue Cross
      LiUNA! Temple Health
      Binswanger Holman Real Chemistry Simplex Wellness
      Univest VUE on 50

      National Sponsors

      National Climb Partner for Healthy Air


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      National Corporate Team Partner

      Kindred Hospitals

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