About EMMC Champion the Cure Challenge Paddle

EMMC Champion the Cure Challenge began in 2010 to support cancer research at EMMC Cancer Care. Since then, it has grown into a hugely successful event with nearly 2,900 participants each year.

Date: 9/15/18
Time: 2 - 4pm
Registration Fees: Adults 18 and up $25, Children $15 [must be accompanied by an adult]
On-Site Check In and Registration: On-site check in and registration 1pm
Types: 1.4 miles, 7.5 miles
Location: Brewer Waterfront

Registration fees are based on age and event participation. For more information, please call EMMC Foundation at 207.973.5055 or email ctcchallenge@emhs.org.


Our History

Our community has a long tradition of fighting cancer by supporting events to benefit EMMC Cancer Care. Between 1982 and 2009, more than $200,000 was raised. In 2010, the inaugural EMMC Champion the Cure Challenge met its very first fundraising goal of $100,000. Since then, EMMC Champion the Cure Challenge has raised more than $3.3 million for local cancer research.