Dare to Fly: Save Lives
THE FASTEST ZIP LINE IN THE WORLD - REACH SPEEDS OVER 100MPH
Put your daring to the test with an exhilarating challenge for an incredible cause! We want YOU to join #TeamOrange - take on the Zip Line Challenge in North Wales on Saturday 30 March 2019 and be a part of our fundraising family!
Help support our EMERGENCY RESPONSE campaign to help protect and save thousands of families from the devastating effects of natural disasters and conflict. We have a launched an emergency appeal for INDONESIA following the recent Earthquake & Tsunami. CLICK HERE to find out more.
Penny Appeal always strives to respond to global disasters and emergencies as they happen, but more importantly, we are always working to grow our capacity. This means delivering aid quicker, better and towards a more sustainable impact, benefitting more people than ever before. Support our cause by challenging yourself, and be a part of the Penny Appeal difference by diving into our exhilarating, life-changing and adrenaline-filled challenges.
Registration £50 Min Sponsorship £250
Watch our Zip Line promo video below! Will you DARE to FLY!?
Pay your £50 registration fee using the box at the bottom of the page, then complete the sign up form below to book your place! Each particpant will then need to raise a minimum of £250 through sponsorship and fundraising. The more you raise, the more people we can help, so aim as high as you can! Get in touch for ideas and support to help you reach your goal.
Scroll down for more information about the cause, and ensure you also visit the FAQ section at the bottom of the page to read about restrictions on participation and other essential information about the event.
Penny Appeal provides Emergency Response Wherever there is a Crisis
THE PROPHET (SAW) SAID:
"Whoever relieves the hardship of a fellow Muslim, Allah will relieve them from hardship on the Day of Judgement." SAHIH MUSLIM
The funds you raise are absolutely critical in our ability to act fast during a crisis.
War, famine, disease, poverty & climate change have immobilised communities in Myanmar, Syria, Yemen, Gaza, Indonesia and East Africa, and Penny Appeal need your support to be able to deploy life-saving medical aid, food, clothing, sanitation and shelter to those who've been left incredibly vulnerable.
Our teams are currently providing support in:
- Indonesia - Over 1,400 people have lost their lives, after the coastal city of Palu was rocked by a 7.5 magnitude earthquake
- Syria and neighbouring countries - where refugees are battling to survive
- Yemen - where civilians are targeted amidst conflict, faced with famine and struggling to receive medical treatment for Cholera
- Burma - where Rohingya communities are being persecuted
- Palestine - where people are living amid conflict
- Bangladesh - Sunamganj Floods and providing essential aid to Rohingyan refugees
- Areas affected by the famine in East Africa, such as Somalia, South Sudan, Ethiopia and Kenya
Whether online or offline, get your fundraising off to a flying start. If you're setting up a JustGiving page, be sure to join our team to keep track of #TeamOrange's progress, or download a sponsorship form to get pledges in person.
Frequently asked Questions
Under 18s MUST have a participating adult with them
Height - Min 120cm (4ft)/Max 210cm (7ft)
Weight - Min 30kg/Max 120kg
You will need to arrive by 09:30 on Saturday 30th March. The address for Zip World: Zip World Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda LL57 4Y. If you arrive late, and miss your scheduled time, there will be no refunds. We expect you to finish by 13:00.
Sit back and relax in Blondin Restaurant in the Adventure Terminal as your loved ones soar overhead on Velocity 2 - being a spectator has never been better. You can stand outside on the platform to watch or sit at the picnic tables - the choice is yours.
Prepare for all weather! For the colder days, it is strongly advised that you wear gloves whilst participating and we recommend wearing sensible warm/waterproof clothing. For those warmer summer days, still consider you are in a mountainous environment and temperatures will be significantly lower.
Zip World reserves the right to make operational changes at any time which are considered necessary for safety or operational matters. For safety reasons, we may introduce amendments to weight restrictions or even site closure.
Full information on our postponement policy can be found in the Terms and Conditions. (1. Booking postponements or amendments by Zip World).
Please check the ride status to keep up to date with the status of your adventure. If it is necessary for us to change your booking due to weather, we will endeavour to contact you as soon as possible via phone and text message.