Race Archive

All Finished Races

The main objective of Shine's Saving Lives Race is to enable our Health Advisers in the field to support the 12,000 members that we have affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus and assist in addressing the issues that these conditions can bring.  

Shine’s Saving Lives virtual balloon race 8th September 2019

Raising the funds required to ensure that children living with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus have a fulfilling and inclusive educational experience...

August -Shine's Safe in School Race 2019


To raise the funds needed to ensure our members have the correct equipment to lead a fulfilling life.

Wheelchair Wonders July 1st 2019

Supporting those caring for loved ones affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus

June - Shine's Family Support 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

For my birthday this year, I'd like to raise funds for Shine while having some fun with an online balloon race!

Nina's birthday fundraiser

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

Race for Carers

February 2019

Aimed at raising funds to support the unsung heroes caring for those living with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus on a daily basis.

Race for Carers

A race to raise funds to support our younger members affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

January - Shine's Benny & Bella New Year race 2019

To raise the funds necessary to continue running our 'This Is Me' club, specifically launched to support our teenage members

November - Shine's This Is Me Race 2018