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Abseil at the Spinnaker Tower September 2020

Take on a 320ft abseil down the iconic Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth. Enjoy stunning sea views all whilst being a Fab-seiler for children and families across Sussex.

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Spinnaker Tower abseilers (2)
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View from the Spinnaker Tower
Abseilers at the top of the Spinnaker Tower

Be a Fabseiler for local children’s hospice care!

Enjoy breathtaking views over Portsmouth Harbour and The Solent, as you take on a 320ft descent down the iconic Spinnaker Tower, on Sunday 13 September 2020! Soaring 555ft above sea level, this national icon is taller than Blackpool Tower and the London Eye.

Become a Chestnut Fabseiler for families during this pandemic, who are coping with caring for their poorly children at this stressful time, take a well-earned break and make isolated families feel less alone.


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Being a Chestnut Fabseiler

It costs just £45 to register, with a minimum sponsorship of £250. But hurry, there are limited places remaining. It’s first come, first serve and registration closes on Friday 4 September.

You don’t need any experience, all training is provided on the day, and you’ll be supported by a qualified instructor…so you can enjoy the ride and the views.


Improving your abseil experience

Our friends at the Spinnaker Tower have put in place special social distancing measures to make your abseil COVID-19 safe.

Check out their ‘know before you go’ guide, or take a look at our Spinnaker COVID safety FAQs.


What can I expect from the abseil?

  • A whopping 320ft descent
  • A day full of memories
  • Challenge of a lifetime
  • A photographer to capture the moment
  • A Chestnut Tree House t-shirt to wear on the day


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Being part of Team Chestnut

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Anything else you need to know

Minimum age 14 years. Weight restrictions apply and every abseiler will be required to sign a medical declaration before the event.

Please get in touch with the Events Team on 01903 706355 or email events@chestnut-tree-house.org.uk if you have any queries.