Radisson Blu Stair Climb Challenge
Sunday 15 October 2017
Thank you to everyone who took part in the Bristol Radisson Blu Stair Climb Challenge!
Consisting of 18 flights and 300 steps, this fundraising extravaganza was certainly no mean feat! With lots of cheering, a great atmosphere and spectacular views, our Best For Ages supporters took on the epic tower climb at their own pace to rise above loneliness and isolation for older people living across the UK.
Some of our more speedy participants used all their strength, endurance and power to fly up the flights in a sprint to the summit and absolutely smashed our 2016 record! But who came out on top and won our first prize of a free meal for two at Collage Restaurant, Bristol?
Their results are as follows:
01:11 - Sebastian Spey
01:21 - Josh Smith
01:34 - Nishad Manerikar
01:55 - Mark Davies
02:01 - Susie Toon
02:10 - Pete Bailey
02:31 - Mark Rugman
03:13 - Carol Griffin
04:22 - Fiona Wisloff
Take a look at our event photo gallery and see if you can spot yourself amongst all the adrenaline-filled runners who took part! Please share the photos through your social media channels – and don't forget to use #BestForAges!
We hope that your fundraising effort was the Best For Ages and would like to express our sincere thanks to all participants for supporting our continued effort to reduce loneliness in later life. To find out how to pay in your fundraising online, by post, or over the phone, please visit our 'Paying in Your Fundraising' page.
If you have any questions please get in touch with the Fundraising team at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01332 221641
By fundraising for Best For Ages, you are helping to connect older people in communities that care. Every penny of your donation will go further to reduce loneliness and isolation across the UK as well as funding award-winning music therapy in our dementia care homes.
£6 could help us deliver a week's Telebuddies service, providing a regular phone call to check on five isolated older people living alone.
£50 could train a volunteer befriender for an isolated older person, helping to reduce loneliness and isolation in their own home.
£180 could fund a Music Therapist for a day, working to reduce anxiety in four 1:1 sessions and one group session.
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