Abseil for Maggie's Royal Marsden

Person abseiling down from Guildford Cathedral

Join us for this exhilarating challenge and abseil down Guildford Cathedral, all while supporting people living with cancer.

Date: 06 July 2024

Time: 9:00 am

Where: Guildford Cathedral, Stag Hill, Guildford GU2 7UP

Registration Fee: £30

Sponsorship target: £400

We are delighted to have partnered with Hatt Adventures to put on adrenaline-fuelled event to help you reach new heights in support of Maggie's Royal Marsden.

The challenge starts by climbing Guildford Cathedral's bell tower spiral staircase of 249 steps to a height of 160ft (50m). At the top and during your thrilling abseil descent, you will enjoy wonderful panoramic views of Guildford and Surrey.

Why abseil for Maggie's

Here at Maggie's we are one big team, and we can't wait for you to join us! We will support you every step of the way, from helping you with fundraising inspiration to cheering for you as you take the leap of faith.

As a valued member of Team Maggie's, you will get:

  • encouragement and support on the day from our fundraising team
  • a free Maggie's T-shirt, as well as a medal and certificate
  • continued support, ideas and advice throughout your fundraising
  • the reassurance that you are making a difference to the lives of people with cancer and those who love them.

How to join

  • We ask that you do your best to fundraise £400 for Maggie's Royal Marsden.

Participant Restrictions

Minimum Age – 14 years (must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian).

There is no maximum age, but a doctor's medical note may be required in some circumstances. Please contact our fundraising team for guidance.

Maximum Weight – 100 kg (16 stone).

Medical Issues – If you are in any doubt as to your medical ability to abseil, please contact our fundraising team before registering.

Pregnant women are advised not to take part in this activity.


For more information about this event or if you have any questions, please call us on  or email us at royal.marsdenfundraising@maggiescentres.org

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