Sheffield Abseil!

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Join us on Sunday 28th April 2019 to Abseil down the side of the Owen Building in Sheffield.


Registration is £15 per person with a fundraising target of £150!


The Owen Building is 160ft tall which is about half of Big Ben! From the top you will have a fantastic view looking out over Sheffield and the Peak District.


By taking part in our Abseil you are supporting our projects in Kenya giving more children and young people the opportunity to break the cycle of poverty and fulfil their potential.


How much is registration?

Registration is £15 per person.

What is the fundraising target?

The fundraising target is £150 per person.

Can I wear fancy dress?

Of course! Please make sure that it is not loose fitting or restricting as it could be deemed unsafe by our providers and we don’t want you to be unsafe! Bring a change of clothes (leggings/jogging bottoms, fitted jumper) just in case.

Is there a minimum/maximum age registriction?

The minimum age to participate is 16. If you are under 18 and wish to participate you will need a parent/guardian with you who is also participating.

There is no maximum age to take part if you feel you are fit enough, if you are unsure we recommend talking to your GP.

Will there be someone to help me with my fundraising?

Yes, our Fundraising Officer Vicky will support you from the minute you sign up and she’ll be cheering you on on the day as well!

What if I don't meet my target?

We’re confident you will reach your target but if you have any concerns we will come up with a personalised action plan for you.

If I can't do it anymore/change my mind will I be able to get my registration fee back?

No. The registration fee is non-refundable.

Who is running the abseil?

We are using Eight Point Two to run our abseil as they are a reputable company with many years of experience.

What if the weather is bad?

Eight Point Two will decide if the weather is too bad for the abseil to go ahead safely and if it will be postponed or cancelled. If it does have to be cancelled we will re-arrange the abseil on one other date.

Where will the money I raise end up?

The money raised will go to supporting our projects in Kenya, check out our projects by clicking here for more information.

Where's the Owen Building?