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American Lung Association: Fight For Air Climb
March 1 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Step up and make a positive impact for lung health by participating in a Fight For Air Climb event. Raise funds and challenge yourself to support the American Lung Association’s mission while climbing in Downtown Detroit.
Whether you’re climbing alone or with friends and family, for a healthier lifestyle or in honor of all those who are affected by lung disease, you’ll feel victorious when you reach the top. Defeating the physical challenge and reaching the height of your fundraising potential will be a gratifying experience, and one that provides hope for millions of people. Every Step Counts as we unite in the fight for healthy lungs and clean air!
Ally Detroit Center – This building will host our Elite Climber & Climber participants. Ally Detroit Center is the 2nd tallest building in Michigan. Participants will go up 42 flights & down 41 floors for a total of 83 floors and 1,768 steps.
One Woodward – This building will host our Firefighter and Other Responder participants in addition to the returning Vertical Mile Challenge. One Woodward was designed by Minoru Yamasaki, who went on to design the World Trade Center in New York. The Firefighter and Other Responder Challenge will start on the 2nd floor with participants climbing up to the 28th floor and then descending down to the first floor, for a total of 55 floors and 1,108 stairs.