The NYC 5K SCHLEP: Breast and Ovarian Cancer Run / Walk is a certified 5K that brings together hundreds of participants from the New York tri-state area, ranging in age from 6 - 90 years old, bound together in solidarity to raise the hopes of those battling breast and ovarian cancer as well as awareness and funds to help further research and treatment.
The NYC 5K SCHLEP Run / Walk benefits a BRCA Multidisciplinary Clinic to serve women at high risk of breast and ovarian cancer and funds research to find cures for breast and ovarian cancers. The NYC 5k SCHLEP Run / Walk also supports studies in connection to BRCA mutation carriers. The event raises over $150,000 annually.
Registration: Adult runner/walker - $36, Youth runner/walker (18 years old and under) - $18. All cancer survivors run / walk for free.
2016 Flickr: https://flic.kr/s/aHskCtP4Jt
2016 Video: https://youtu.be/ruS2qWF35sE