Latest Stair Climb Challenge News

The 6th annual LutherCare Foundation Stair Climb Challenge was held on Friday, February 9, 2018 at Luther Tower in Saskatoon. Congratulations to the more than 100 climbers and volunteers participated!  Over $15,000 was raised in support of enhancing the quality of life of our residents through speciality equipment, fall prevention and mobility-enhancing items that will support our residents, and our new exciting initiative, Cycling Without Age. 

Team members, please click here for a copy of the the pledge form.

Rules and Other Information:

  • The LutherCare Foundation Stair Climb Challenge is a fun event intended to raise money for a worthwhile cause within LutherCare Communities while encouraging healthy lifestyles, team work and friendly competition.
  • Up to 20 relay teams will complete the climb from main floor to the 22nd floor dining room of Luther Tower between 11 a.m. and 12 noon. There will normally be four members on a team, however, teams may register up to five members if they wish to include an alternate.
  • Up to 10 individual climbers will complete the climb between 12 noon and 12:20 p.m. Climbers may register as both a team member and as an individual climber.
  • All team members and individual climbers will receive a complimentary lunch and participation prizes.
  • Awards will be given in the following categories: Fastest Team, Fastest Solo Male, Fastest Solo Female and Team Fundraising. The prize presentations will begin at 12 p.m. If you cannot be present to select prizes, you may name a representative to do so on your behalf.
  • Each team is asked to raise a minimum $500 in pledges and each individual climber is asked to raise a minimum of $200. If you are on a team and also participating in the solo category you do not have to raise extra pledges.
  • Each climber must agree to the waiver of liability when signing up.
  • Each climber should wear safe and appropriate footwear.
  • Hand rails may be used for balance but not for propulsion.
  • Most important – Put safety first and stay within your personal comfort zone. The main objective is for all to have fun while raising money for a good cause!

Stair Climb Challenge Records:

Category

Team/Individual

Record

Year

Fastest Team

Team Elevation

0:58.32

2015

Solo Male

Emmanuel Aristide

1:53.40

2016

Solo Female

Amanda Peevers

1:45.56

2014

Team Fundraising

Tower Power

$4,000.00

2017