Virtual Balloon Race

Friends of Tetherdown Easter Virtual Balloon Race: 4th April

What is a Virtual Balloon Race?

A virtual balloon race is a 100% eco-friendly simulation whereby everything about the race is real except the balloon, so no birds or animals are harmed during the race and there’s no litter! 

Start Date: 12pm 4th of April 2021 from Jerusalem

Here’s our fundraising page: Friends of Tetherdown Virtual Balloon Page

To create an account and buy balloons click the link Ecoracing Login

All you have to do is: 

  • Buy a virtual balloon from Friends of Tetherdown Virtual Balloon Page virtual balloons cost £3. You can buy as many as you like! The more you buy, the more you increase your chance of winning! 
  • Build it – you can customise your virtual balloons shape, colour, pattern and more importantly, its size and helium content to increase your chance of winning. The race company, Ecoracing, use real life weather tracking, so make sure your virtual balloon is built for the predicted weather! 
  • Track your virtual balloon over the 7 day race period – LIVE! The race starts on 4th April 2021 at 12pm and the balloons are ‘launched’ from Jerusalem!

    The winning virtual balloon is the one which has flown the furthest from the launch point in Jerusalem.

Prizes to be won:

There will be lots of different charities taking part and everyone entered has the chance to win:

  • 1st prize – £500 cash
  • 2nd prize – Apple iPad
  • 3rd prize – £10 book token for 10 3rd place winners 

Thank you everyone!