Welcome to The Leukemia Cup Regatta
Did you know Gary is a lymphoma
survivor? Read his story
Raise a sail with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Leukemia Cup Regatta and help raise funds to support life-saving cancer research.
When you participate in the Leukemia Cup Regatta, you become eligible to win amazing prizes from our national sponsors, as well as a chance to sail with world-renowned sailor and ESPN commentator Gary Jobson, National Regatta Chairman, at the 2013 Fantasy Sail in Captiva, Florida!
LLS relies on your support to ensure the discovery of cancer research innovations, cutting edge drug therapies and cures. Since 1949, the survival rate for many blood cancer patients has doubled, tripled, and in some cases quadrupled.
- In the 1960's, a child's chance of surviving leukemia was 3%; today, 90% can expect to survive into adulthood.
- Since the 1960s Hodgkin lymphoma patient survival rates have more than doubled to 88%
- 40 years ago, 1 in 10 myeloma patients survived. Today, that number has more than tripled.