Show your grit in the fight against cancer by running or walking through iconic John Wayne movie locations and rugged western landscapes. John Wayne Grit Series events benefit the John Wayne Cancer Foundation, so every step you take advances the fight against cancer through pioneering research and programs.

To sign up, select the location you'd prefer below and then hit the "Run for Free by Fundraising” OR "Register to Run" button on that specific location page.
For information on specific events or how to get involved, click the buttons below.

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