Why We Fly

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We’ll see you there!

Pre-registration is now closed, but race-day
registration opens at 6:30 a.m at Phalen Park.

See Photos from 2015

View a slideshow of photos from Time to Fly 2015!

Race Results

Race results will be posted at finaltiming.com/results/timetofly for the 5k and 10k runs shortly after the races conclude.

Pre-registration closed

Pre-registration is now closed, but race-day registration opens at 6:30 a.m at Phalen Park. Click here for more details.

Early Event Check-In

Thursday, June 23 at the Uptown Running Room and Friday, June 24 at the Grand Avenue Running Room. Click here for more information.

Register Now!

Join in the race against childhood cancer at Time to Fly! Every step brings us closer to a cure for childhood cancer. 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. Registration is $30 event day and 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. Registration is $10 event day.

Latest Blog Posts

Mason’s Story: A Friend In The Fight

After 2-year-old Mason started shaking uncontrollably at his daycare on October 17, 2013, he was immediately brought to the pediatrician. It was there, that doctors found his blood counts were very low.  Mason was sent to the University of Minnesota…> Read More

Danny’s Story: Giving in Spite of Chemo

Each June, we fly for kids and families affected by cancer. Through efforts like Time to Fly, we believe we will find a cure so that children like Danny can lead healthy lives as survivors. In September of 2015, Danny’s…> Read More

Danica’s Story: Living in the Now

On Christmas Eve in 2013, Kari noticed that something was a little off with her daughter, Danica. She was not her usual energetic and positive self. Instead, she was restless, crying, and felt so unwell that she didn’t even want…> Read More

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Contact Us

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

If you would like to mail your donation, please send a check to:
Children’s Cancer Research Fund
7301 Ohms Lane, Suite 355
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.

raise. walk. cure. Saturday June 25, Phalen Park