American Lung Association Fight For Air Climb – Sunday, March 8, 2020

The teams of WGN Radio and WGN-TV invite you to the biggest stair climb in Chicago!

Every step counts, so take the first step and make a positive impact for lung health by participating in the American Lung Association Fight For Air Climb, presented by United Healthcare, on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at Presidential Towers (555 W. Madison in Chicago).

You can climb 1, 2, 3 or all 4 towers. There are 45 floors and 585 stairs per tower, totaling in 180 floors and 2,340 stairs. Anyone can climb! Participants are as young as 5, as old as 75 and there are climbers with asthma, COPD and lung cancer.

Team WGN Radio & WGN-TV at the 2019 Fight For Air Climb

The funds raised go towards awareness about lung disease, work for clean air and fund life-saving research to find a cure for lung cancer and put a stop to vaping.

Together we will move forward in our fight for healthy lungs and clean air!

Use code WGN for only a $15 registration fee and $100 fundraising minimum.

Register today to climb with WGN Radio’s team, captained by Dave Eanet and Adam Hoge or pledge your support by making a donation. Or, get more information here on starting your own team.

And you can see Dean Richards broadcasting his Sunday Morning Show live from Presidential Towers, 9am – 1pm.

Firefighter Challenge sponsored by First Alert

Did you know that firefighters participate too? Chicagoland firefighters climb the 180 floors of the four Presidential Towers in full gear. First Alert, the most trusted brand in home safety, is proud to be the official sponsor of the Firefighter Challenge at the Fight for Air Climb.  Take on your fellow firefighters and register today!

American Lung Association would like to thank the presenting sponsor:



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