Albany CF Climb 2017

Save the Date - February 24, 2018

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About CF Climb

Join us for the 29th Annual CF Climb in the tallest building in Albany, the Corning Tower. Climb 42 floors, 809 steps as either an individual, first responder, or as part of a four-person relay team. Whether climbing to improve your time or to simply cross the finish line, this event is a great way to spend the day with co-workers, friends or family while “Adding Tomorrows” for people with cystic fibrosis.  

Individual Climber – Individual climbs 42 floors, timed
Relay Team – 4 individuals each climb 1/4 of the way up tagging off in a relay fashion, timed
First Responder Climber – Individual climbs 42 floors wearing full gear, timed
First Responder Relay Team – 4 first responders each climb 1/4 of the way up tagging off in a relay fashion, timed 

Registration Fee Schedule:

11/01/16 - 01/02/17 $10
01/03/17 - 02/01/17 $15
02/02/17 - 02/17/17   $25
02/18/17 - 02/25/17 $40

$10 flat rate registration fee for all First Responders. Thank you for your service!

Fundraising Minimum: $150 (Registration fees are not included in fundraising minimum.)

How to Register: To register for CF Climb, please choose the appropriate registration button above (Start or Renew a Team, Join a Team, or Register as an Individual). If you are a team leader, please select the “Start or Renew a Team” button. If you are joining a relay team, please click the “Join a Team” button. Please note that the team leader has to first create or renew the team before you can join the team. If you are an individual, please click the “Register as an Individual” button.

Minimum Pledge Requirement Policy: The minimum pledge requirement of $150 is due on or before event day.  If you have met your minimum pledge by the day of the event, we encourage you to keep fundraising. Reach for the stars and earn great prizes. Even though the minimum is due by the day of the event, you have one month after the event to earn great CF Climb prizes.The average amount a participant raises is $330. Registration fees are non refundable and non transferrable and do not count towards your fundraising minimum. Thank you for adding tomorrows for people with cystic fibrosis.

Learn more about other CF Climb events across the country.

Top Teams

  1 -  Top Team 5K Julie's Juggernaut ($6,075.00)
  2 -  Top Team 5K CF Blows ($5,830.00)
  3 -  Top Team 5K Drea's Dream Team ($5,225.00)
  4 -  Closer To You ($2,576.05)
  5 -  Troy Fire ($2,350.00)

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Top Climbers

  1 -  Self-donation Rob Marchiony ($5,925.00)
  2 -  Erin Mark ($3,000.00)
  3 -  Super Climber Self-donation Nina Nardacci ($2,830.00)
  4 -  Maggie Fitzgerald ($1,800.00)
  5 -  Self-donation William Collins ($1,580.00)

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Volunteer for CF Climb

Would you like to join the volunteer team or do you know someone who would enjoy being a part of a winning team? There are many skill-enhancing and fun volunteer opportunities to experience. The contribution of each volunteer helps make CF Climb more enjoyable and it helps raise funds to cure cystic fibrosis.

Become a Volunteer

Climb Goal: $68,000.00

Raised: $62,698.90

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Climb Details

Date: February 25, 2017
Check-in: 1 hour before start time
Start Time: First Responders 8:30 am (Individuals & Relay Teams); Team Relay 9:30 am; Individual 10:30 am
Number of Steps: 809 steps, 42 floors
Location: Empire State Plaza,
Albany, NY
Event Coordinator Name: Samantha Culihan
Event Coordinator Email: srichards@cff.org
Event Coordinator Phone: 518-453-3583

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