Violet Rippy 5K for Pulmonary Fibrosis - 10th Annual Presented by UPMC

Sat July 18, 2020 Pittsburgh, PA 15212 US Directions
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Pittsburgh, PA US 15212

10th Annual Violet Rippy "Virtual" 5k for Pulmonary Fibrosis

Presented by UPMC
Saturday, July 18, 2020


Over 140,000 Americans have been diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis, and in most cases, there is no known cause for the disease. Join us Saturday, July 18, 2020 as we walk "virtually" to fight against PF! 

In 2019, over 650 strong, walked or ran, to raise awareness and funds for the Dorothy P. & Richard P. Simmons Center for Interstitial Lung Disease in hopes of finding a cure for Pulmonary Fibrosis.  

With your kind support, over $325,000 has been raised from this event over the last nine years. Once again, all proceeds from this event will benefit the Simmons Center to continue their cutting-edge research, educate patients and their care givers, and bring awareness to this fatal disease.

All of us together can make a difference.

***Thank you for your patience as we update this website. 



Virtual Walk / Run - choose your location & when you want to walk / run.  


Program Time via online - July 18, 2020

10:00 AM - Race Day Event Program - view online **check back for more details 

Awards:  Top 3 fundraisers



Individual Registration: $20.00

Children 12 & under: free

Online registration close will close on July 18 @ 11:59 p.m.

Please register by Friday, July 3, 2020 for a t-shirt.
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