Wingwalk 2022

Date: 29/09/2022
Time: 09:30
Location: Rendcomb Airfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Challenges | Fundraising

New for 2022! Take to the skies for our first ever exciting charity Wing Walk on 29 September for a day you will never forget and memories that will last forever.

Adrenaline seekers will take to the skies for the thrill of a lifetime watched by their supporters on the ground. The experience that will take place from the home of The Breitling Wing walkers at the fabulous private airfield at Rendcomb, Gloucestershire, a World War 1 grass airfield set in the heart of the beautiful Cotswold Countryside.
Flown by one of the highly experienced wing walking display pilots, you will take to the skies on the top wing of one of the biplanes and experience an exciting series of flypasts, zoom climbs, steep dives and banks at speeds of up to 130mph!

Dates: Thursday 9:30AM on 29 September 2022
Venue: Rendcomb Airfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Registration fee to secure booking £150.00 non refundable fee
Minimum sponsorship: £850.00

*Minimum Sponsorship must be raised at least a week prior to the event. £249 from the sponsorship money combined with the registration fee covers the flight cost of £399.


Upon confirmation of booking, a member of the GYC Fundraising Team will be in contact.

Requirements:

  • At least 18 years old
  • No taller than 6ft 2”
  • No heavier than 14 stone
  • Waist measurement, whilst wearing warm clothing and a jacket must be 40” or less
  • Able to climb completely unassisted up to and down from the top wing of one of our Boeing Stearman biplanes. This is a steep climb of approximately 10ft / 3m, but you will be given full guidance by our professional wingwalker
  • Have not suffered any of the following conditions: Epilepsy, fits, severe head injury, recurrent blackouts, fainting fits or giddiness, disease of the brain or nervous system, high blood pressure, heart or lung disease, recurrent weakness or dislocation of any limb, diabetes, mental illness, drug or alcohol addiction.

What is included?
A Wing walking experience with a highly experienced pilot. You will receive a full pre-flight briefing. Upon completion of the challenge, you will receive a personalised Wing Walking certificate.

For more information, or to book your place please contact Sally in our Fundraising team by emailing sally@glosyoungcarers.org.uk or calling 01452 733030.