When

March 9, 20247:00 AM (CT)

Where

Leadership SquareOklahoma City, OK view on map

Contact

Brittany MauneBrittany.Maune@lung.org405-896-8718

 

The Premier Stair-Climbing Event in Oklahoma City

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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The Premier Stair-Climbing Event in 2024 with the American Lung Association

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Where you'll be climbing

The Fight For Air Climb - Oklahoma City is going “Back to the Building” in 2024! Leadership Square is one of our favorite buildings to climb, and it is the perfect setting for a day of fun, challenge and camaraderie.

Climber Registration Fees:
$20 THRU NOV 30
$35 DAY OF EVENT



Packet Pick Up Options

Option 1
Thursday, March 7 from 10am-6pm
ALA Office, 710 W. Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 101, OKC 73116

Option 2
Friday, March 8 from 4pm-6pm
Leadership Square, 211 N Robinson, OKC 73102, through the south doors of the South Tower (on Park Ave.)

Team captains can pick up packets for everyone on their team who has met the fundraising minimum.

*All participants must meet the fundraising minimum of $100 (or be at a $100 per person team average) in order to pick up their packet and climb on race day.

Wave Times

Alpha by Team

Alpha by Last Name

Questions about your Wave Time? Email us at Brittany.Maune@Lung.org

Children and Safety

  • For safety reasons, participants are not permitted to carry children, or “baby wear” while climbing or while in the stairwells. All participants must be over the age of five and wear an official race bib while participating on the race course.
  • Trained Medics will be on site during the event.

Event Day Information

  • Elite Power Hour Climbers begin at 6:50am
  • Opening ceremony begins at 8:15am
  • Standard Course Climber Waves begin at 8:35am
  • Be prepared to wave or smile at the cameras on floors 7 & 13 in the North Tower!
  • Firefighters climb in full gear at approximately 10:00am we encourage you to stay and watch!
  • There is no designated parking; however, street parking is free in downtown OKC on Saturdays so please plan accordingly to allow time to find a parking spot.
  • Climbers and spectators will enter through the south doors of the South Tower (on Park Ave.)
  • If you are not planning to attend the opening ceremony, please arrive at least 30 minutes before your Wave Time so that you have plenty of time to park, utilize bag check, etc. before you are called to line up for your wave.

What to Expect in the Lobby & Post Climb:

  • Check your official race time here
  • Capture a photo at our Climb Step & Repeat
  • $250+ Climbers look for your name on our Star Wall!
  • $500+ VIP Climbers look for our exclusive VIP area, keep your bib it allows you access to VIP
  • Visit our partner tables: Walmart, Physical Therapy Central, Child Care Inc., Project Life, 9/11 Climb, OKC Ghostbusters
  • Enjoy a complimentary massage from Physical Therapy Central
  • Enjoy a complimentary stretch from Stretch-U
  • Families can enjoy face painting and kid-friendly activities in our vendor area
  • Post Event head to Stella Modern Italian Cuisine for brunch on Saturday or Sunday - 10% of proceeds support the Lung Association you must mention the promotion!

Questions? We are here to help! Email us at Brittany.Maune@Lung.org. We look forward to seeing you this weekend on the stairs!


OKC Stair Climbers

The American Lung Association in Oklahoma is proud to introduce OKC's first stair climbing club, the OKC Stair Climbers! The club is completely free and open to all (ages 5 and up). Join us once-a-month as we climb different venues around the OKC metro.

 

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: $230,000.00

Top Participants

    1. Milestone Personal Gift Wendy Sparks - $11,567.00
    2. Milestone Personal Gift Andrea Appleby - $3,550.00
    3. Milestone Personal Gift Helen Harmon - $3,537.10
    4. Milestone Jude Bradt - $3,185.00
    5. Milestone Justin Dick - $2,370.00
    6. Milestone Personal Gift Maggie Chaney - $2,240.00
    7. Milestone Personal Gift Rhonda Whittaker - $2,171.50
    8. Milestone TJ Steverson - $2,070.00
    9. Milestone Personal Gift Sandra Wood-Ramirez - $1,800.00
    10. Milestone Personal Gift Jennifer Bond - $1,508.00


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    Top Teams

      1. TEAM NIKKI - $32,117.48
      2. 4TUNA - $8,806.00
      3. TEAM FORCE - $4,817.10
      4. Oklahoma City Fire-Rescue - $3,225.39
      5. BOK Climbers - $2,370.00
      6. TEAM REMINGTON - $2,345.00
      7. High Steppers - $2,240.00
      8. Team WalMart - $2,180.00
      9. Team ALA - $1,430.00
      10. Orangetheory - Norman - $1,357.00

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      Thank You to Our Local Sponsors

      Presenting Sponsors

      Walmart

      Gold Sponsor

      OKC Firefighters Local 157

      Silver Sponsors

      New Castle Casinos Vizient, Inc.

      Bronze Sponsor

      Bank of OK Childcare Inc INTEGRIS Health

      Location Sponsor

      Robinson Park

      Community Sponsors

      Golden Mesa Casino

      Physical Therapy Central

      National Sponsors

      National Climb Partner for Healthy Air

      Aprilaire

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      National Corporate Team Partner

      Kindred Hospitals

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