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Abseiling down the ArcelorMittal Orbit (October 6th)

So what's it all about?

Fact 1: You know more about what happens in the film "Madagascar" than you do about the real people who live there.

Fact 2: 92% of the population live under the poverty line in Madagascar.

Fact 3: Hoveraid have spent the few last decades reaching the unreachable, providing regular healthcare, emergency aid, water, sanitation and community health projects, mostly with a hovercraft, because they can fly over floods with ease. But we need your help to reach more people!


What is it?

On October the 6th thirty five amazing people will be leaping off the Orbital in Stratford's Olympic Park- will you be one of them?

If you want to experience the most spectacular views of London, whilst dangling in free space, 100 metres above the ground- then sign up now!

Abseiling down the ArcelorMittal Orbit will be an experience you will never forget. Ever!



We'd like you to raise as much money as you can, and we know that because you are totally awesome, you absolutely will!

We need you to commit to raising at least £250 if we are to come anywhere close to our target, that's just twenty five friends giving you a pound for every ten metres that you jump! Easy right?

Why Wonderful?

Donating through wonderful is fast , secure and simple and, best of all they take absolutely nothing from you or us! That's right every single penny you donate comes to us- so it's the most efficient way of donating.

Wonderful really do live up to their name- they'll never sell your details on or send you unwanted emails.

So what are you waiting for? Let's do this!  Set up your fundraising page here and then tell your friends. And don’t forget to tell us!

The Small Print ( but we've made it bigger, cos we're kind like that!)

  • You must be 14 or over
  • You must raise a minimum of £250 before you jump
  • You don't need to worry. There will be abseil instructors who will look after you every step of the way. They will kit you up and look after every aspect of your safety.Using the safest rigging system conceivable, they will coax you over the edge and on your way to a truly breathtaking experience.
  • If you are aged between 14 and 18, you will need your mum, dad or carer's written permission.
  • That's all folks!

If you are interested in joining in with this event and fundraising for us please email for details