Steel City Abseil

26th October 2019

The Steel City Abseil is a thrilling 120ft abseil down the Owen Building at Sheffield Hallam University. The building is famous for the words of the poem ‘What If?’ by former Poet Laureate Sir Andrew Motion.

26 October 2019


Minimum age:16 years old and over

From the roof of the building daredevils can enjoy fantastic views over the city centre, before being safely harnessed in by a professional abseil team and stepping over the edge to begin their challenge.

There is lots of viewing space for fundraisers’ friends and family who will also be able to take photographs of the event.

What extras do you get?

  • a fundraising pack
  • an online sponsorship page set up for you
  • ongoing sponsorship support from our expert fundraisers
  • a photo and certificate to commemorate your achievement
  • the chance to buy professional photographs of you in action.

It’s just £10 to register and the British Red Cross ask that everyone taking part raises £100 minimum in sponsorship.

Download a poster here:


For full details and to register for the event click here.

For any enquiries, please get in touch with Lucy Gray by email or by phone 0114 2427381

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