Day of Event Details

Event Day Schedule

More details to come.

Climber Etiquette

To ensure the safety of all climbers, please be courteous while climbing. If you need to pass, please make sure to pass on the left hand side.

Climber’s must follow designated path through the stairs and sections. Walking through the seats is prohibited.

Water Stations

Water stations are located throughout Soldier Field. They will be located at the Start/Finish line and throughout the Climb route.

Safety Procedures

Trained medical personnel will be located throughout the event in case you need assistance. Volunteers (orange shirt) and ALA Staff (green shirt) will also be available at the water stations if you need help.

Children

Climbers must be at least 5 years old to participate. Any climber under the age of 18 must climb with an adult (age 18 years or older) and must not be left alone under any circumstances. For adults who climb at a faster pace, please note that your child may not be left unattended while you climb, so make arrangements accordingly. Due to stadium regulations and to ensure your safety and that of your child, child-toting is not allowed. No climber will be allowed to carry a child while they climb.

Awards

We appreciate the hard work and dedication of every climber and team who has raised money to fight lung disease. Participants and teams who have gone above and beyond will be recognized. Awards will be announced 30 days after event day when fundraising closes. Here are the awards we offer overall:

  • Top 3 First Responder Fundraising Teams
  • Top 3 Friends & Family Fundraising Teams
  • Top 3 Corporate Fundraising Teams
  • Top 3 Individual Fundraisers