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against childhood cancer!

See Photos from 2014

View a slideshow of photos from Time to Fly 2014!

2014 Race Results

Results for the 2014 5k and 10k races
are still available here.

Purchase Race Route Signs

Click here to purchase a race route sign for $25 in honor of or memory of a loved one. After the event, you are welcome to take your sign home.

Can’t make it to Time to Fly?

You can still support Children's Cancer Research Fund by signing up for our virtual participation option! You'll be able to join a team and have access to all of our fundraising resources, even if you can't be with us at Phalen Park. Sign up for our virtual option today.

Returning Team Captains

Team captains, register your past teams for Time to Fly 2015 to get a head start on team building, race preparation and fundraising.

Register Now!

Join in the race against childhood cancer at Time to Fly! Every step brings us closer to a cure for childhood cancer. Registration is now open! Rally your family and friends to join your team and collect donations – all to benefit Children’s Cancer Research Fund and our mission to find a cure for childhood cancer.

5K Walk to Cure Children’s Cancer

In recognition of the incredible team spirit of the 5K walk, we honor the families, friends, co-workers and teams who walk, united for our cause. To inspire further participation, there is once again no entry fee for the walk if registered by June 14. A $100 fundraising goal is encouraged. You won’t want to miss this inspirational, signature event!

Chip-timed 10K and 5K Running Events

Our 10K and 5K running events are held on one of the most scenic courses in the Twin Cities. Events are chip-timed to help participants track their personal running goals.

Kids’ Fun Run

Kids of all ages love this Time to Fly tradition! Cheer on cancer survivors, their siblings, friends and kids who are running in honor of kids who are sidelined by cancer.  Each participant will receive a Time to Fly youth t-shirt, ribbon and other prizes. There is no entry fee for the kids’ fun run if registered by June 14.

Twin Cities Road Crew

The Twin Cities Road Crew will join us this year to entertain participants, young and old! Look for the Twin Cities Road Crew entertaining you in the family area on the lake side of the Pavilion. Their high energy music, dancing, activities and games will keep you on your feet.

Latest Blog Posts

Finding a Solution to Graft Versus Host Disease

Thanks to Time to Fly participants like you, we’re able to fund research that will change the way we treat childhood cancer and bring new treatments to children across the globe. Because of funding given in part from money raised…> Read More

5 Ways to Motivate Your Team

An event like Time to Fly is fun and exciting when everyone on your team is motivated and enthusiastic. Here are a few ways to get your team in the spirit to fly: Get together before the event: Have a…> Read More

Cecelia’s Story

Team Cecelia’s Heart, led by team captain Kim Duffy, has been walking at Time to Fly since 2013. Not only are they raising awareness and fundraising with the hope to find a cure for childhood cancer, they walk in honor…> Read More

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Saturday June 20

Phalen Park | Saint Paul, MN



Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding Time to Fly, please feel free to contact us at 952-893-9355 or

If you would like to mail your donation, please send a check to:
Children’s Cancer Research Fund
7301 Ohms Lane, Suite 460
Minneapolis, MN 55439

Please make sure to indicate that your donation should go to Time to Fly. If your gift is supporting a specific race participant or team, please note the name with your donation.