The GW Cancer Institute Launches Twitter Contest for Cancer Prevention Awareness

Tell us why you exercise or eat healthfully by Tweeting on Wednesday, February 4th, World Cancer Day and you could win gift cards to Soul Cycle or Sweetgreen!
World Cancer Day event banner
January 14, 2015

World Cancer Day is a unique opportunity to raise awareness about cancer prevention and to encourage people to lead healthy lifestyles. Maintaining a healthy weight is known to reduce the risk of cancer. Help the GW Cancer Institute spread awareness and enter for a chance to win gift cards to Soul Cycle or Sweetgreen by simply Tweeting on Wednesday, February 4th!


In order to qualify:

  • Tell us why you like to exercise using #iExerciseBC for a chance to win three classes at Soul Cycle
  • Tell us why you like to eat healthfully using #iEatHealthyBC for a chance to win one of two $25 gift cards to Sweetgreen 
  • Tweet on February 4th (as many times as you like for either category or both!)
  • You must use #WorldCancerDay, @GWCancerInst AND @SoulCycle or @Sweetgreen in your Tweet


For information on healthy eating, physical activity, weight management and cancer prevention, see these sources:

American Cancer Society

American Institute for Cancer Research

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Cancer Institute

Prevent Cancer Foundation

World Cancer Research Fund International

World Health Organization



Q: How are winners selected?

A: Winners will be selected randomly.


Q: If you Tweet @SoulCycle, are you entered only for that prize?

A: Yes, you will be entered only for that prize. You are welcome to Tweet as many times as you like to @SoulCycle, as well as to @Sweetgreen for a chance to win that prize.


Q: Will three separate people win a class at Soul Cycle or will one person win all three classes?

A: One person will win all three classes to Soul Cycle.


Q: Will two separate people win one $25 gift card to Sweetgreen or will one person win both gift cards?

A: Two separate people will each win one $25 gift card to Sweetgreen.


Q: Is this open to people outside of the George Washington University (GW)?

A: Yes, it is open to anyone who is interested, except staff of the GW Cancer Institute.


Q: Are the gift cards valid anywhere?

A: Yes, the gift cards are valid at any Soul Cycle or Sweetgreen location.