All Finished Races
1st June 2021 Adult Support Balloon Race
Shine supports thousands of adults living with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus, across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
1st May 2021 Go Folic Balloon Race!!
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.
Our teenage support programme covers a wide a range of support for young people and their families/carers
February 14th 2021, Hydrocephalus Awareness Race
Hydrocephalus, a build-up of fluid on the brain, can develop at any time in anyone’s life. Hydrocephalus can make daily life extremely challenging for many of our members.
Shine's Little Stars Balloon Race.
Early intervention is critical if we are to improve outcomes for those with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus and associated conditions.
Professional Support Balloon Race
Shine provides specialist advice and information to professionals working in healthcare and education. We aim to deepen understanding of spina bifida and hydrocephalus to provide the best possible outcome for our members.
Spina Bifida Awareness
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.
Health Advice Service Balloon Race
Demand for our services is at an all-time high as we strive to ensure our members have access to the support they need today, and in the future. Your donation would enable our Health Development Team to continue their vital preventative work and potentially save lives.
Shine's Support and Development Workers
Shine’s Support & Development Workers are key to realising the proactive approach we are taking in ensuring our members stay safe and well throughout this pandemic.
COVID -19 Appeal Balloon Race
Shine is working hard to overcome the many challenges COVID-19 (coronavirus) has presented, with demand for our services at an all-time high.