UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Help your Air Ambulance save lives, brains and limbs by joining us at one of our upcoming events below:

Moy Park Belfast City Marathon and Half Marathon 

Air Ambulance NI is the dedicated charity for the Moy Park Belfast City Marathon 2023-2025.  We are encouraging everyone to take part in the run, relay or 8 mile walk and raise funds for the Helicopter Emergency Medical Service. Others Live When You Give!

The Moy Park Belfast City Marathon, wheelchair race, relay run, and 8 mile walk take place on Sunday 5th May. The half marathon is on Sunday 22nd September.

Sign up in the usual way https://belfastcitymarathon.com/ and when registering you’ll be asked if you’d like to fundraise for Air Ambulance NI.  Please tick this box and it means we will receive your details to send you your fundraising pack.

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Skydive for Air Ambulance NI

If jumping out of an aircraft at over 15,000ft is on your bucket list then here’s your chance to test your nerve with a tandem skydive.  It might sound extreme – and it is – but it’s also exhilarating, confidence-building and a massive achievement!

Freefall at 120mph before the parachute is deployed and gently descend for a soft touchdown in front of friends and family.

Join us on Friday 19th April or Saturday 7th September 2024 or choose your very own date to celebrate a special birthday, remember a loved one on an anniversary or mark it off on your bucket list.  

Register today and pay £99 to secure your slot (non-refundable) and we will be in touch with a word of welcome, digital fundraising pack and support you with your fundraising every step of the way. 

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Europa Abseil

Take on the thrilling experience of abseiling an enormous 120ft down the iconic Europa Hotel. Take on this adrenaline-inducing challenge and test your head for heights, all the while raising vital funds for your air ambulance.

Join us on Sunday 28th April 2024 or Sunday 13th October 2024, registration costs just £40. 

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Roe Valley Abseil

Abseil the grand O’Cahan’s Rock in the stunning Roe Valley Country Park. Surrounded by scenic woodland and spectacular riverside views, participants will abseil down the rock face before landing safely on the river’s edge. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is one for the bucket list and aimed at those looking for a little adventure.

Join us on Sunday 22nd June 2024, registration costs just £40. 

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Supercar Sunday

We are delighted to announce that Supercar Sunday will be back in 2024- and it’s going to be bigger and better than before!

Organising for 2024 is well under way by event founder, Ronan Cunningham. The event will be held in Portstewart on 27th July and Bishopscourt Racing Circuit on 28th July.  This will be the first hyper car, supercar weekend in Ireland, making it bigger and better than ever before.

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Dragon Boat Race

Take your greatest team to the water to compete to become Dragon Boat racing champions- and help save lives!

This exciting corporate team-building event will see 10 teams of 12-18 people, race against each other in a time trial to compete for the coveted Fastest Team Title in authentic dragon boats along the River Lagan, Belfast, with music and food provided.

This fun-filled event will bring out your competitive side with lots of prizes to be won including, Best Fancy Dress, Best Team Spirit, Fundraising Champions, and Fastest Team!

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Santa Abseil

We are back in December for another festively fun Santa Abseil at Belfast Castle. Grab your favourite Christmas jumper and take on the challenging 100ft abseil for your local air ambulance.

Join us on Sunday 8th December, registration costs just £40.

Limited spaces available.

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Miles for Missions

Can you go the distance for Air Ambulance NI! Choose to walk, run, cycle or swim 30 miles, 50 miles, 75 miles or 100 miles in one month, to help raise funds for the next critical mission.

On average, the HEMS team are tasked TWICE per day. It’s not only the medical crew who save lives, but the people who support the service.

Starting your mission is simple:

  1. Choose your activity (Walk, Run, Cycle or Swim)
  2. Choose which month to complete your challenge in (May, June, July or August)
  3. Choose the distance you will go (30, 50, 75 or 100 miles)
  4. Let us know by registering today and receive your digital fundraising pack!

Taking part is completely free, we only ask each person to try and raise a minimum of £100. Each day, Air Ambulance NI needs to raise £6,850 to keep the medical team in the air. Whether you complete 1 mile or 3 miles a day, the money you raise will fund the next mission, helping to save lives, brains and limbs.

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Go Off to Lift Off

Date: Anytime

‘Go off’ something that will benefit you and Air Ambulance NI! Whether you choose to go off alcohol, sweet treats, fizzy drinks, take-aways, meat, dairy or swear words, to name a few – by donating a little and asking your family, friends and loved ones to sponsor your efforts, you’ll help Air Ambulance lift off for another day!

You can choose your own length of time for this challenge, you could go off something for 2 weeks, a month or even longer. By asking your friends, family and work colleagues to sponsor your efforts, you’ll be helping to save lives, brains and limbs.

Register below for your free fundraising pack and set up a JustGiving page to take donations online by clicking here.

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