ArcelorMittal Orbit Abseil
See unique views of London on this thrilling abseil down the ArcelorMittal Orbit.
11 October 2019
- Registration fee:
- Sponsorship target:
- Minimum age:
- 16 years old or over
For all enquiries please get in touch with the Events team by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone on 0344 412 2877
Sign up now
Sign up for £25 and raise a sponsorship target of £250.
Anyone aged 14 – 17 must have consent from a parent or legal guardian and be accompanied by an adult. If you would like to register a young person to this event please contact us.
We send our participants a t-shirt free of charge when they have raised £100. However, if you would like to ensure more of your fundraising goes towards our work, you can choose to make a suggested donation of £5 now and receive your t-shirt straight away.
If you are not a resident of the UK please do not complete a registration form but contact us to discuss your application.
About the event
At 114.5 metres tall, the ArcelorMittal Orbit is the UK’s tallest sculpture. As you abseil down the tower you will see a panorama of famous London sights. Enjoy a unique view of iconic buildings such as The Shard, Big Ben, The Gherkin, St Paul’s Cathedral, Canary Wharf and Wembley Stadium.
Before your abseil you will have a comprehensive briefing from professional instructors. They will provide all the specialist equipment you need to complete your challenge.
Why join Team Red Cross?
The British Red Cross helps millions of people in the UK and around the world get the support they need if crisis strikes. We’re part of the global Red Cross and Red Crescent movement, and we believe in the power of kindness. Every pound you raise will help fund this work.
As part of Team Red Cross you will be supported throughout your event preparation. Our national events team will be on-hand to encourage you with your fundraising, answer any questions you have and to thank you for all of your hard work.
As part of Team Red Cross you will receive:
- a comprehensive fundraising pack full of tips and advice to help you reach your sponsorship target
- dedicated support
- full training on the day from a friendly and vastly experienced professional abseil team
- a British Red Cross t-shirt if you raise over £100
- updates on the work of the British Red Cross in the UK and overseas
- the chance to buy professional photographs of your abseil.