Event Information

All funds raised through Kayak for a Cure™ Columbus are donated to Nationwide Children’s Center for Childhood Cancer whose mission is to expand the understanding of the pathogenesis of childhood cancer and to improve strategies for diagnosis and treatment.. You can join our fight against cancer by clicking to Paddle with Us or Donate Now. Hope Floats….join us today!

No experience necessary (professional guides will provide instruction). Gear and kayaks will be provided for participants that do not have their own. Paddleboards, kayaks, and canoes are welcome. A light breakfast will be served prior to the paddle and lunch will be served following the paddle. Kayak For A Cure cotton t-shirts will be presented to all participants. Participants who raise over $100 by August 10th will receive a dri-fit Kayak For A Cure shirt on the day of the event. Participants who register after August 10th will receive a shirt in the mail following the event. Direct questions to ken@kayakforacure.org or call 614.315.2283


Location Information

When/Where/What ? Kayak for a Cure™ Columbus will take place Saturday August 23th from 9am to 2pm. The event will be held in Columbus, OH at Alum Creek State Park Beach near Lewis Center. The paddle will take approximately 2 hours depending on water levels further upstream.