The Susan G. Komen 3-Day ® is a 60-mile walk for women and men who want to do something huge in the fight to end breast cancer.. Participants raise a minimum of $2,300 and walk an average of 20 miles a day for three consecutive days. Seventy-five percent of the net proceeds raised by the Komen 3-Day help support Susan G. Komen ® ’s Research and Training Grant Program and large public.
The Susan G. Komen 3-Day, frequently referred to as the 3-Day, is a 60-mile walk to raise funds for Susan G. Komen for the Cure and promote awareness to fight breast cancer.Individual participants must raise at least $2,300 to walk 60 miles (96 km) over a three-day weekend. As of 2013, the events are held in seven US cities.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. 5,521 walkers begin second day of 60-km Weekend to End Breast Cancer walk raising $17.3 million. Walkers will finish the last 30-km of their journey at the Direct Energy Centre on the CNE Grounds.
There are various two-day-long walks to raise money for breast cancer research institutes. Avon sponsors a 39-mile (60-km) walk. A walk in Atlanta offers varying lengths of up to 30 miles. Canada's large "Weekend to End Breast Cancer" features a 60-km walk. St. Louis, MO offers a one-day-long breast cancer walk.