The Great Virtual Balloon Race

The Great Virtual Balloon Race

The Sniffers are pleased to continue their support of the Welcombe Hills School and Shakespeare Hospice with a Virtual Balloon Race. Balloon entry costs just £3, there is a chance to customise your balloon to give it the best chance of winning, and many prizes.

This is a very ecofriendly race that starts on 14th September from Red Square in Moscow and uses the latest technology to launch and track each balloon purchased using live weather data and your own balloon's characteristics!

Our fundraising target is: £5000

You will be asked to create an account in order to buy balloons, it should take less than 5 minutes to set up.

Welcombe Hills School

The Welcombe Hills School plans to use the funds raised to install a Book Vending Machine in which children who have done well can exchange their merits for books.

Shakespeare Hospice

The Shakespeare Hospice will use the funds to continue their excellent work with the families of Stratford and surrounding areas.

In addition to the overall prizes, our furthest balloons will win one of the following additional prizes
  • Butterfly Farm family ticket
  • 6 x MAD Museum Stratford family tickets
  • Warwick Sports Voucher
  • £100 Huffkins Hamper
  • Warwick Books Voucher
  • Pencil Portrait by Frances Holdsworth
  • Cheeseboard from The Deli in Warwick
  • Wine from Berry Bros and Rudd
  • Hatton Country World Tickets
  • A Team oven clean voucher
  • Family ticket for Canal and River Tours Stratford
  • 4 ball at Stratford on Avon Golf Club
  • Glider flight at Stratford on Avon Gliding Club
  • Caddyboo goody bag
  • MOT Wash and Vac at ASPI Cars
  • Oscar Jacobs experience
  • 2 tickets to the next 2 Sniffers events
You will be asked to create an account in order to buy balloons, it should take less than 5 minutes to set up.