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2021 Komen Triangle Race for the Cure

Saturday, May 1, 2021

10:00 AM - Tune into the Race Day Program on our YouTube page and Facebook Group!

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Race Where You Are

North Carolina Triangle to the Coast

Saturday, May 1, 2021 | Race Day! 

What a wonderful Race Day! We had beautiful weather in The Triangle and enjoyed seeing everyone's #RaceWhereYouAre photos. Post yours in our Facebook Group and view the virtual program here


Pink Week

Monday, April 26, 2021 | Monday Memorial
Remember those we've lost to breast cancer on our virtual memorial wall.

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 | Battle of the Bands
Tune in at 6PM for an evening of local entertainment, then vote for your favorite virtual performances! Watch the show here.

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 | Dance Where You Are
Warm up for your Race with a donation-based virtual dance class, hosted by ComMotion!

Thursday, April 29, 2021 | #ThrowbackThursday
Celebrate our 25th anniversary with a commemorative slideshow!

Friday, April 30, 2021 | Chalk Your Walk
Show your Race Day spirit by chalking your sidewalk! View the photos in our Facebook Group.

Past Events

January 20-21, 2021 | Shop for the Cure - The Flourish Market
The Flourish Market in Downtown Raleigh donated 10% of sales from 4-7PM on Wednesday, January 20th to Susan G. Komen!
January 25, 2021 | Race Kick-off | 6PM
Join participants, volunteers, sponsors, and organizers for a virtual kick-off! Topics to be covered include monthly programs, upcoming fundraising contests, and ways to get involved. Watch the recording here.
February 11-12, 2021 | Shop for the Cure - Kendra Scott
Kendra Scott's North Hills and Southpoint locations donated 20% of sales from 4-6PM on Thursday, February 11th to Susan G. Komen!
February 2-25, 2021 | Scavenger Hunt
Thank you to everyone that participated in the Scavenger Hunt! A Komen-branded face mask will be mailed to all entrants. Congrats to the top three finishers: 1. Lisa S. - 240 points 2. Jolene D. - 225 points 3. Hilerie G. - 220 points
March 1-25, 2021 | Big Pink Raffle
Thank you to the local businesses that donated items toward the Big Pink Raffle and everyone that purchased tickets! Your donations further Susan G. Komen's mission. Winners will be contacted to coordinate item pickup/mailings. Watch the drawing in our Facebook Group!  
April 1-11, 2021 | Pink Pet Photo Contest
Congratulations to Dezi the Dog for winning the Pink Pet Photo Contest! 
April 15, 2021 | Shop for the Cure - Lilly Pulitzer
Lilly Pulitzer at North Hills donated 10% of sales on from 2-6PM on Thursday, April 15th to Susan G. Komen!
April 1-30, 2021 | Round up at Ruckus Pizza, Pasta, and Spirits
This month when you round up your purchase at any Ruckus location or online, you are giving back to Susan G. Komen!

Triangle Race for the Cure® Event Day Schedule

We enjoyed celebrating 25 years of the Triangle Race for the Cure! Watch the Virtual Race Day Program on our YouTube page.

Please share your photos as you #RaceWhereYouAre! Email them to Amy at or post them in the Facebook Group!

On Saturday, May 1, 2021, we will race for the people who can't: For those too weakened by treatment to join. For those who are suffering. For those we have lost. Together we will fight back against breast cancer.

Event Chairs

Lori McLean - 2021 Race Chair                       Dr. Sarah Sammons

Lori McLean                          Dr. Sarah Sammons

Breast Cancer Survivor         Duke Cancer Institute

2021 Race Chair                    2021 Medical Chair


2021 Corporate Challengers

  • BASF
  • Bank of America
  • Builders Mutual Insurance Company
  • Chapel Hill Tire
  • Cisco
  • Coastal Credit Union
  • Credit Suisse
  • Duke Cancer Institute
  • Foundation Medicine
  • Kymera International
  • McAdams
  • Merck
  • PRA Health Sciences
  • UNC Health Care
  • UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Wake Radiology UNC REX Healthcare
  • WRAL
Learn more about the Corporate Challenge here
Challengers that have raised $2,500 (or more!) are listed above in pink.