Winners in: 4th September Shine's Professional Support Balloon Race


Padstone Financial Management Ltd

Upcoming races - get involved now!

Shine’s aim is to engage, empower and enable all our members to have better lives by helping them to share with others their personal experiences of life with spina bifida

16th October 2023 Spina Bifida Awareness Week Race

Anencephaly is the most severe of a group of conditions known as Neural Tube Defects (NTDs). It happens in about 1 in 2,000 pregnancies in the UK and occurs during the first 28 days of pregnancy. Anencephaly sadley is always fatal. 

Anencephaly Awareness Balloon Race

Parents and carers of babies, children and adults with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus and associated conditions hold a vital role in the lives of our members.

Parents and Carers Support Balloon Race. 5th January 2024

Records and Statistics

Site Record: Highest Altitude Achieved


By SMC Flooring

Site Record: Furthest Distance Travelled


By Inspiring Words

Site Record: Total Balloons Launched