The Clatterbridge Abseil!

The Clatterbridge Abseil event details

Clatterbridge Hospital Abseil 2024!

Are you ready to take your sense of adventure to new heights? Seize the opportunity to join Team Clatterbridge at our next Abseil down the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre in Liverpool! Now, it's your chance to make a difference while embarking on an exhilarating 150ft descent.

With only 140 places available on this fantastic challenge, secure your place with Clatterbridge today. Your descent symbolises not just a personal challenge but a powerful commitment to supporting local people with cancer.

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre holds a special place in the hearts of many. By participating in this abseil, you contribute directly to the funds needed to support individuals living with cancer. Your bravery becomes a beacon for patients and their families.


We are here to help you!

Throughout the event, you won't be alone. A team of experts will be by your side, ensuring your safety and guiding you through this incredible experience. The Charity Team, Abseil team, your family, friends, and even staff and patients at the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Liverpool will cheer you on every step of the way.

While the fundraising target may seem challenging, rest assured, we're here to help. Receive Sponsor Forms and assistance in setting up your JustGiving page, ensuring that you have the tools to reach and exceed your goals.

Need fundraising ideas or want to share your story? We've got you covered every step of the way. Your journey is unique, and we are here to support your individual efforts in making a lasting impact.

Your participation in this extraordinary event means the world to us all at Clatterbridge Cancer Charity. Abseil, make a difference, and be part of something truly special. Your courage and commitment will resonate beyond the descent—creating ripples of hope and support throughout the cancer community.

Take the plunge, be extraordinary, and abseil for a cause. Join Team Clatterbridge for an unforgettable adventure!

Terms & Conditions - Please read before you register

We ask that participants with any health concerns seek medical advice before taking part - these may include;

I. High blood pressure

III. Heart condition

IV. Suffer from dizziness or epilepsy

V. Damage to neck, back, spinal column, legs or eyes

VI. Asthma

VII. Prescribed Medication, this must be disclosed at registration to inform us of how this may affect you.

You will be asked to sign a waiver declaring you are fit to take part.

The following points apply to ALL participants:

I. Participants aged 16 and 17 years old require a parent or guardian to be present, sign permission and will be required to complete a non-standard waiver

II. Glasses and hard contact lenses cannot be worn

III. Maximum weight limit for a solo participant is 120kg (18.9 stone)

IV. Waist harnesses fit waist size of 40cm (15.7 inches) to 125cm (49.2 inches

Full terms and conditions can be found at this link.

Where and when does the Abseil take place?

The Clatterbridge Abseil will take place on Saturday 22 June 2024 at the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Liverpool (L7 8YA) from 10am.

How much is it to take part?

There is a £25 registration fee, which secures your place for The Clatterbridge Abseil 2024.

We ask that a minimum of £150 sponsorship is raised for solo Abseilers completing the Clatterbridge Abseil.

If you're taking part as a team of 2, we ask that you raise a minimum of £250 (or £125pp) but if you have any questions please get in touch with the Charity Team on 0151 556 5566.

How do I fundraise?

Once you've signed up for The Clatterbridge Abseil it's time to start fundraising!

We are here to help you every step of the way, and once registration re-opens we will be here to support you with everything you need. From setting up your JustGiving page, to answering all of your questions about the Abseil.

What will I get by joining Team Clatterbridge?

When you join Team Clatterbridge, you will be supported by our experienced Events Team throughout. From registering for the Clatterbridge Abseil to setting up your JustGiving page, the Events Team are on hand to help you with all of your questions.

As well as this we will send you a digital certificate, which you'll be able to share with your friends and family on your social media pages once you have completed your fundraising.

You will also receive a Clatterbridge medal for taking part in our first ever Clatterbridge Abseil.

We want you to feel part of the team because your support will make a huge difference to cancer patients throughout Merseyside, Cheshire, the Isle of Man and beyond.

Is there a minimum age limit for the event?

Participants must be aged 16 years old and over to take part.

Anyone aged 16 or 17 years old will be required to have a parent/guardian present with them at the event and will be required to register for them.

Is there a height or a weight limit?

There is no height limit but there is a 120kg (18st 9) weight limit for this event.

You do not need previous abseiling experience.

What will I need to wear?

You must wear sensible, comfortable clothing and footwear. We highly recommend wearing sportswear (i.e. gym leggings, tracksuit bottoms), however suitable and safe fancy dress is encouraged!

You can also wear a Go Pro to record the abseil experience and the views from the top of the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Liverpool.

We recommend attaching your Go Pro to your wrist but if you wish to attach it to your helmet, you will need to bring your own attachment.

Are there any photograph opportunities?

Yes, there will be an Event Photographer who will be taking photos that will be available for you to buy following your abseil.

20% of all sales will go directly to Clatterbridge Cancer Charity.

Can I use a drone?

Due to Health and Safety risks drones pose at the event, drones are not permitted to be used at the Clatterbridge Abseil.

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