The Clatterbridge Abseil!

The Clatterbridge Abseil event details

Could you abseil from 150ft?


Could you do something incredible for local people living with cancer?


If you answered yes, then read on and join Team Clatterbridge at our very first ABSEIL at the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Liverpool this October!


You could be one of the very first to Abseil down this incredible building, which cares for so many with cancer and means so much to so many. This is your chance to explore new heights and complete an amazing challenge, all whilst raising funds to support people living with cancer.

Registration is now OPEN so to join the Charity for this breathtaking event click here to register.

Places are limited to just 100 per day and are filling fast, so if you'd like to get involved register early to avoid disappointment.

Please make sure you read the terms and conditions before registering.

Throughout the event, you will be fully supported by a fantastic team of experts and you'll be cheered on by the Charity Team, the Abseil team, your family, friends as well as staff and patients at the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Liverpool.

This is your chance to do something incredibly special and whilst the fundraising target might seem challenging, we are here to help. From providing you with Sponsor Forms, and helping you to set up your JustGiving page you won't be alone when taking on this challenge.

Whether you need fundraising ideas, or you want to share your story - we are here for you every step of the way. Your participation in this extraordinary event means the world to us all. Take part, make a difference, and do something extraordinary with Clatterbridge Cancer Charity.


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 the 7th and 8th October at the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Liverpool (L7 8YA) from 10am.

When registering, you will be given the option to select your preferred day to take part.

How much is it to take part?

There is a £25 registration fee, which secures your place for The Clatterbridge Abseil 2023.

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?

Now that you've signed up for this year's Clatterbridge Abseil it's time to start fundraising! Fundraising can be really easy and we're here to make sure you experience exactly that.

The first thing is to set up your JustGiving page, please visit to do so, and then share share share! We also will send out to you a sponsor form if you'd prefer to keep everything offline. If you'd like to take your fundraising even further, this is what we're here for - just ask!

We ask for a minimum of £150 sponsorship 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.

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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