DSC07675 (Custom) banner

Edinburgh Marathon – full, half or relay team. Sunday 29th May 2016

No cost for charity place, fundraising target: £250 pp
Calling all runners, aspiring runners and people who are looking for inspiration to get fit!! We need people to Run for The Rock Trust! Edinburgh Marathon 2016: one of the most popular running festivals in the world! Help us to raise funds and awareness for The Rock Trust, supporting some of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged young people in our community. events@rocktrust.org.uk

(Call for volunteers! We are manning Hydration Station 2 at the Edinburgh Marathon this year. Email events@rocktrust.org if you are interested in helping out.)

Edinburgh Night Ride. Saturday 18th June/Sunday 19th June

Registration £34, fundraising target £200
Cycle 50 miles with a throng of like-minded cyclists, along the twists and turns of the streets of Edinburgh on this sponsored Night Ride – lit by the moon and lights of the city. Taking in the iconic sights of Edinburgh – Arthur’s Seat, The Castle, The Forth Bridges – this route has stunning night views of the city. This is a rare chance to explore the nooks and crannies of the Scottish capital at a time when much of the traffic has abated – enjoy the tranquillity of the Georgian streets as we pass through in the moonlight. Sign up, jump on your bike and let’s get cycling!
Register here to Ride for the Rock Trust

Forth Rail Bridge Abseil – two dates – June and October 2016

Sunday 12th June and Sunday 9th October, £20.81 registration, fundraising target: £175
This unique challenge is your chance to abseil 165ft SAS style (i.e. free-fall) from the Forth Rail Bridge onto the beach below. A team of highly skilled instructors will ensure you are equipped with all you need to make your abseil as safe and enjoyable as possible. If would like to take part in this exciting challenge, please contact events@rocktrust.org for more information

End Youth Homelessness Sleep Out Friday 4th November 2016 – Festival Square

£25 registration fee, fundraising target: £250 pp
(early bird registration available until 7th October – only £15!)
Sleep Out returns in 2016 even bigger and better than previous years. Once again, we’ll be joining our partners across the UK and holding our flagship event in Festival Square. In 2015, 130 supporters raised more than £50,000. In 2016, we want to see even more sleepers in Scotland, raising money to support homeless young people. events@rocktrust.org

Under 21 Sleep Out – Friday 25th Nov 2016 – George Street

£5 registration fee, fundraising target: £50 pp
Spend a night outside – so our young people don’t have to. Join young people from schools, boys brigade, college and other youth organisations across Edinburgh and the Lothians for a night of entertainment and fundraising. This event is for young people aged 12 – 21 years old (plus responsible adults). As well as a night of entertainment and games, including a silent disco, giant jenga and a magician, we will have food available and breakfast the following morning. events@rocktrust.org

Ethical Gifts. November & December

What a great way to ensure your loved ones, and the young people that The Rock Trust support have a Merry Christmas – ethical Christmas gifts. See www.rocktrust.org for details

For information about any of the above events contact 0131 557 4059 or events@rocktrust.org