Move more.

Raise more.

Cure more.

Move more. Raise more. Cure more.

About the Champion Challenge

Help cure blood cancer just by being more active. With the Champion Challenge, you choose your activity, how much money you want to raise, and get friends and family to donate toward your goal. Then rise to the top for the ultimate reward: More lives saved.

The first 50 fundraisers to raise $200 on their page will receive an EXCLUSIVE Champion Challenge CamelBak® water bottle!


Get Started

Show blood cancer a thing or two. Choose your physical activity and then click the orange button below to set up your fundraising page. Then it’s up to you to share it with everyone you know to reach your goal!

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Who will be the champion?
See how others are moving more to join the fight.


This champion has had two transplants and is giving back by fundraising while taking on an epic challenge this summer. Annie is currently riding 4,000 miles across the country to raise funds for Be The Match.

Annie Lipsitz


Riding in honor of her son, Nolan the Champ, who beat HLH with a cord blood transplant.To celebrate his transplant anniversary, Katie is completing obstacle challenge races this summer!

Katie Lanza


In honor of her husband, facing chronic leukemia, Laura is taking on a physical feat to bring awareness to blood stem cell transplants. She is training for her 5th obstacle race and will compete this summer.

Laura Schwarz


In honor of his 60th year of life, Paul is riding for everyone he knows that has been impacted by cancer. This spring he rode the 40 mile – 5 Boro NYC Bike Tour and has raised over $2,700!

Paul Trinkoff


After a marrow transplant and to beat her leukemia, Gillian came out of retirement to train and run one last marathon in her hometown of London. She even personally matched gifts up to $5,000!

Gillian Brewer


Jared is raising $1,000 to compete in the Minneapolis Tough Mudder – 13 miles of obstacles because he is passionate about saving lives!

Jared Johnson

Fundraising Progress


Fundraising Resources

We're here to help you be successful! Download the following tools to begin planning and promoting your Champion Challenge fundraiser with Team Be The Match.

3 Easy Steps to Participate in the Champion Challenge This Summer

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