Winners in: February 9th 2024 Teenage Support Balloon Race

Upcoming races - get involved now!

Folic acid supplementation is proven to reduce the chances of neural tube defects by up to 70%. Shine’s Folic for Life programme focuses on raising awareness of the benefits of introducing and encouraging the habitual supplementation of folic acid into daily routines.  

8th April  Folic for Life Balloon Race

Shine supports thousands of adults living with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus, across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

7th May Supporting Adults

Records and Statistics

Site Record: Highest Altitude Achieved


By SMC Flooring

Site Record: Furthest Distance Travelled


By Inspiring Words

Site Record: Total Balloons Launched