Frequently Asked Questions

How long is the WALK?

The WALK is typically 5 kilometers long. Varying from location to location, this could be 2 laps around the park, or a walk around the block. Please contact your local WALK coordinator for more details.

How do I get a WALK t-shirt?

WALK t-shirts are available at no cost to all registered participants. They can be picked up at the registration table on the day of the event.

How do I register for the WALK online?

  1. Go to the WALK for ALS homepage.
  2. Click on “Find a Walk” and click on the “Register” button underneath the location you want to join.
  3. This will take you to the Homepage of your selected Walk location.
  4. Click on:
  • “Register” to sign up as an individual.
  • “Start a team” to register as a Team Captain.
  • “Join a team” to register as a Team Member.

How do I sponsor a WALKER by making an online donation?

  1. In the top right hand corner of your screen, click on “Donate.”
  2. Enter the Walker’s first and/or last name, and then click “Search.”
    Or, click on “Search for a team" to sponsor a team.

How do I log into my account?

  1. Go to the WALK for ALS homepage.
  2. Click on the Walk location that you have registered for.
  3. Click on “Login” at the top.
  4. Enter your username and password, then click on “Log In.”

I have forgotten my username/password

  1. Go to the WALK for ALS homepage.
  2. Click on the Walk location that you have registered for.
  3. Click on “Login” at the top.
  4. Select “Forgot Username or Password?”
  5. Enter your email, then click “Submit.”
  6. Check your email for an email from us (please check your junk email box as well).

Is there a minimum that I need to fundraise?

There is no fundraising minimum required in order to participate, but we encourage everyone to raise as much funds and awareness as possible. Please see our Fundraising Tips and Tricks page if you need help getting started.