Winners and losers in: January - Shine's Benny & Bella New Year race 2019

Upcoming races - get involved now!

Spina bifida/hydrocephalus within a baby is diagnosed when the prospective mother attends a routine ultrasound scan. When this occurs the NHS passes Shine’s details onto the parents, giving them the opportunity to contact our trained staff, who can help with both practical and emotional support.

March - Shine's Supporting Newborn Babies Race 2019

A balloon race organised to raise the funds necessary to provide support to our members of all ages fitted with a shunt to regulate the condition, hydrocephalus.

May - Shine's Shunt Alert Race 2019

Records and Statistics

Site Record: Highest Altitude Achieved

50000m

By SMC Flooring

Site Record: Furthest Distance Travelled

5420.52km

By Inspiring Words

Site Record: Total Balloons Launched

648321