Zipslide the Clyde

31 August 2024 / Glasgow

Embark on an exhilarating 100ft high adrenaline adventure like no other, all for a great cause!

Date – Saturday, 31 August 2024

Location – Clyde, Glasgow, near the Glasgow Riverside Museum

Limited spaces available!

Secure your spot today.

Clare smiling and waving as she goes on the zipslide

About the Event

Zipslide the Clyde on the 31st August and experience Glasgow’s stunning cityscape in the most thrilling way.

Soar through the air, 100ft high and 1000ft long, and take on the challenge of zipping down the Clyde towards the majestic Tall Ship. This incredible experience is made even more memorable by the breathtaking backdrop of the beautifully designed Glasgow Riverside Museum.

Raise money to support NHS Lothian patients, staff and visitors while experiencing the stunning cityscape of Glasgow uniquely and excitingly. Don’t miss out on this thrilling opportunity to make a difference and create lasting memories. Sign up today!

Key Detail

  • Height: 100ft
  • Length: 1000ft
  • Minimum Sponsorship: £150
  • Health and Safety Information
    • Waist harnesses fit waist size of 40cm (15.7 inches) to 125cm (49.2 inches)
    • Maximum weight limit for a solo participant is 120kg (18.9 stone)
    • You must ensure that you are medically fit to participate

Limited spaces available!

Sign up today.

Four NHS Lothian Charity Champions along with NHS Lothian Charity's Community and Events manager smiling at the camera. 5 are wearing a purple NHS Lothian Charity purple t-shirt and the other person is wearing a yellow Fighting Against Cancer Edinburgh t-shirt.

What our #CharityChampions Have to Say

Angela

I did feel that raising money on the 15th anniversary of my husband’s passing was a brilliant way to honour his memory and all of those wonderful people in the NHS who took such good care of him.”

Leeanne

Doing the zip slide was an amazing and exhilarating experience and felt great being able to support a charity that helps do many”

Frequently Asked Questions

No prior experience is necessary. Expert guidance will be provided to ensure safety and to make sure you get the most out of the experience.

Avoid loose clothing or accessories that could get caught. Wear comfortable clothes and sturdy footwear.

Yes, you need to be 12 and over. If you are under 18, you will need written permission from a parent or guardian.

Yes, the maximum weight limit is 18 stone 9lb (120kg)

Absolutely! Your friends and family are more than welcome to come and cheer you on.

In the event of severe weather conditions, the event will be rescheduled. We will notify everyone if this happens.

Yes, zipsliding is safe when done with proper safety measures. At the zipslide event, we provide professional equipment and expert supervision to ensure your safety. Everyone will be given helmets and harnesses, and our experienced instructors will oversee the entire process to minimize any risks.