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10 August


See the Isle of Wight from a height next summer and raise money for Wessex Cancer Trust

Take on a skydive for Wessex Cancer Trust and support local families affected by cancer. We are looking for thrill seekers to join our Wessex Skydive Team in support of local families affected by cancer on the Isle of Wight.

Don’t fancy jumping yourself? Have some fun and nominate a colleague, friend or your boss to drop!

A sponsored skydive is the perfect way to take on a challenge event and raise money to help local people affected by cancer. No training is required, you’ll just need a sense of adventure and nerves of steel!

Darren, from Sandown on the Isle of Wight is jumping to mark his 50th birthday and has a very personal reason for taking on the challenge:

“My wife was diagnosed with breast cancer four years ago and we used the Daisy Bus to get from the Red Jet to her hospital appointments every day for five weeks. It was a simple thing, but something that made our lives much easier at a very difficult time. In my community and circle of friends, more and more people are being diagnosed with cancer and we need Wessex Cancer Trust to be able to help them now and in the future. It’s my 50th birthday this year and the Skydive felt like a fantastic challenge to mark it, and it’s also a way for me to give something back to the charity who helped us so much.”

Weight limit: The maximum weight for a tandem student is 18 stone (114kg) fully clothed with weight being in proportion to height.If you are between 15 (95kg) and 18 stone, you will need to contact Skydive Isle of Wight on 07548324910 in advance to check your suitability to jump. Due to higher operational costs, there will be a surcharge for people over 15 stone.

Isle of Wight Jump Date: Wednesday 10th August 2022
Location: Sandown Airport, Isle of Wight
Registration fee: £50
Minimum sponsorship target: £500 (10,000 ft)


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10 August
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Wessex Cancer Trust
023 8067 2200
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Skydive registration fee
£ 50.00
15 available


Sandown Airport
Scotchells Brook Ln
Sandown, Isle of Wight PO36 0JP United Kingdom
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