Sadly, we all know someone who has been affected by breast cancer.

October is breast cancer awareness month.

And to kick off a month filled with activities geared at raising awareness and fund raising-what better way to get involved then to join in by doing the annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure right here in Lubbock.

This year's race will take place on Saturday, October 1st with registration beginning at 7:30 a.m.

Check out all the information on how to register and take part in this event here.